DEMONSTRATE on Friday 24 September, 8.0amfb.me/e/16WUScm4PMake a banner + join your local climate strike protest Tweet your photos tagging @SilvertownTn @MayorofLondon● The tunnel would bring more traffic, and more pollution, into Newham and Greenwich.● Newham, with many low-income families and great ethnic diversity, already has one of the UK’s worst air pollution problems. The situation in Greenwich is little better. Why should Newham and Greenwich communities suffer, for a tunnel that serves big business and the road haulage industry?● The tunnel would cost more than £2 billion. Why not spend that on cheap, or free, public transport, and better facilities for cycling and walking?● The Stop the Silvertown Tunnel Coalition brings together people in east London and south-east London who say the project should be cancelled. Join us! ... See MoreSee Less
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