Highways England slammed for putting crossing workers in jeopardy and pressing ahead with Lower Thames Crossing work in ‘despicable’ manner

ANTI-Lower Thames Crossing campaigners have called on all work on the crossing to be stopped immediately and have slammed Highways England for sending out teams of workers in what appear to be blatant breaches of the coronavirus guidelines.

The Lower Thames Action Group has compiled a series of pictures showing workers in close proximity to each other while carrying out tasks that the organisation believes are far from ‘essential’.

A spokesperson for the group says: “We have already commented about how the Lower Thames Crossing Supplementary Consultation should be postponed until after the coronavirus crisis has passed. But we are also calling for all LTC work to be halted immediately too.

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