10. May, 2018


London Mayor Sadiq Khan previously said: "New river crossings are vital for the future prosperity of East London, and the scheme will have a substantial impact unlocking new jobs and economic growth, while easing congestion and poor air quality in the area."

Chris Grayling has given his backing to a new road tunnel crossing of the River Thames at Silvertown in East London. The transport secretary has granted a Development Consent Order for the crossing to be constructed. It…