The Secretary of State for Transport, Chris Grayling, has been asked to compel Stansted Airport and housing developers to pay for new infrastructure in Uttlesford.
Proposals to build a new A120 dual carriageway between Braintree and the A12 in Essex have received an enthusiastic welcome from almost 100 businesses from across the area.
London Stansted Airport has confirmed it busiest ever calendar year, despite a dip in numbers during December following the cancellation of hundreds of flights by its biggest operator, Ryanair.
Campaigners opposed to an increase in the cap on passengers numbers at Stansted claim that new Government forecasts for growth in air travel undermine the case for expansion put forward by the airport’s owner.
New figures from the government’s rail watchdog has prompted fears that Greater Anglia may have paid the government too much to run trains across the region.