MPs and environmental groups slam Highways England for “insidious cover-up culture”


 

MPs and environmental groups are accusing Highways England of attempting to cover up minutes of stakeholder meetings and subvert the Freedom of Information (FOI) Act 2000. They point to internal emails from Highways England, which the group have published today and can be found here that appear to show senior Highways England officials describing how the agency can “bypass the FOI process” in relation to the controversial A5036 Port of Liverpool access scheme that would demolish the 3.5km Rimrose Valley […]