30 Oct '12, 4pm

I ask will Boris help fund objectors to his new tunnel/ferry/bridge project, as Ken did for the Thames Gateway Bridge?

I ask will Boris help fund objectors to his new tunnel/ferry/bridge project, as Ken did for the Thames Gateway Bridge?

30 October 2012: Public consultations have started on two major zombie road projects in London and Manchester. The 'SEMMMS' Manchester Airport Relief Road and new East London Thames crossings were named in last year’s National Infrastructure Plan and are among the largest and most expensive road plans in the Going Backwards report we published last week . Both are zombie’ projects that appeared in the 1990s Roads for Prosperity programme and were later dropped. The proposals will touch the M56 and A102 trunk roads so will be considered as 'Nationally Significant Infrastructure Projects' and go through the new streamlined planning process for major projects, which has been designed to be completed in just six months from start to finish. However, before submitting their plans the authorities promoting them need to carry out consultations with the public. If you will be affe...

Full article: http://bettertransport.org.uk/blogs/roads/301012-zombie-c...

Tweets

Ken Hansen forms Help Them Hear

domainnamenews.com 30 Oct '12, 7pm

New charity to provide hearing aids to those who cannot afford them Ken Hansen, Senior Direct Business Development and Gen...

Whitehill Road, Crowborough

buses.co.uk 31 Oct '12, 10am

Whitehill Road is due to be resurfaced on these dates. On Monday 5 November, the road will be closed from 9.30am to 4pm, a...

New post: On the road again

New post: On the road again

mealsandmiles.com 03 Nov '12, 3pm

On the road again by MealsAndMiles on November 3, 2012 Last Saturday we headed south for Miami 70.3, this Saturday we’re g...

CBT, Fed of Small Businesses & Construction Pro...

bettertransport.org.uk 05 Nov '12, 1pm

Small business and construction industry groups have joined a transport charity to call for funds to repair millions of ‘s...

With @fsb_hq and @CPA_Tweets, we call for a new...

bettertransport.org.uk 06 Nov '12, 12pm

Transport and business groups unite to call for new road repair fund 5 November 2012 Immediate release Small business and ...