The latest announcements on the regeneration of the Thames Gateway area speak of secured investment in the transport infrastructure needed there. Road and rail links are planned to be improved, and the linking of CrossRail and Eurostar into the area will also help handle the strain of the planned developments there.
This is a positive development for large planning projects such as the Thames Gateway renewal. Too often transport is left off the agenda and a too-little-too-late approach taken.
Read more about this in Transport Briefing.