Results tagged “consultation”


Greenwich and Newham councils have announced they are teaming up to push for a road bridge between Thamesmead and Beckton.

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East London: home to Canary Wharf and Tech City. Land of forward-thinkers and innovators.

So it has left politicians and businesses perplexed that Transport for London's solution to a lack of river crossings is to relocate the Woolwich Ferry two miles downstream and bring in a toll.

blackwalltunnel4-142.jpgTransport for London has launched an initial public consultation on the proposed new river crossings in east London.

The two proposals, a new vehicle ferry crossing at Gallions Reach and a new road tunnel at Silvertown, could be open by 2017 and 2021 respectively if funding is found and planning permission is granted.