The need for the Lower Thames Crossing
The Dartford Crossing is one of our most vital roads, but also one of our most unreliable – the Lower Thames Crossing will ease congestion, and open up new opportunities.
Support map for the Lower Thames Crossing
Tens of thousands of people and businesses agree that the Lower Thames Crossing is needed.
We have created an interactive map as a communications tool to demonstrate support and provide an opportunity to show support for the Lower Thames Crossing.
Support from the community: Why people need a new crossing
Over 80% of people we asked support the need for a new crossing. Here you can hear stories from the local community on how much of a problem Dartford is for them, and how much they need the Lower Thames Crossing.
Support from business
Each year tens of thousands of businesses rely on our roads to connect with customers and suppliers, and move essential goods and products to every corner of the UK.
Watch videos that share stories from a range of businesses and you'll hear how quicker and more reliable journeys offered by the Lower Thames Crossing would help them grow.