FTA tells DfT to speed up Thames crossing decision


 

The FTA has called on the government to speed up its decision over a new lower Thames crossing, after transport secretary Patrick McLoughlin ruled out one of the three possible locations and said a final announcement would be made “as soon as possible”. The option rejected would have seen a new crossing connecting the A2 with the A1089 (option B). The two remaining ones are an additional development at the site of the existing A282 Dartford-Thurrock crossing (option A); and […]