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Paddock Wood Rail Station upgrade

Greg met with representatives from Network Rail and Southeastern to discuss their £500k upgrade of Paddock Wood station which includes refurbishment of the station ticket hall, additional cycle parking, improvements to the passenger drop-off zone and pedestrian crossing, provision of a disabled t

A21 Breakthrough

At a meeting with Tunbridge Wells MP, Greg Clark, this morning, Roads Minister Mike Penning placed the A21 Tonbridge to Pembury dualling scheme on a list of six projects nationwide being readied for construction from 2015 when the next round of funds is expected to become available.

Greg opens new activity centre for elderly in Hawkhurst

Greg opened a new activity centre for elderly people at Grove Mills in Hawkhurst.  The Weald Rural Activities Partnership (WRAP) has been set up by four charities: the Hawkhurst Community Hospital League of Friends, the WRVS, Alzheimer's Society and Sound Architect.  The centre will provide lots

Urgent transport review to look at A21

The Secretary of State for Transport, Justine Greening, has announced that, as part of the £1.5 billion programme of investment in major transport schemes, the Department for Transport will be looking at the A21 in relation to the Bexhill-Hastings Link Road scheme.

Greg presents award to Calverley Hill Hostel

Greg visited Calverley Hill Hostel in Tunbridge Wells, which provides supported housing for vulnerable young women, to present them with a Community in Focus Award on behalf of Faith Action.

Innovative offer to get A21 dualling scheme underway

MPs and local authorities representing the whole length of the A21 corridor have written to the Secretary of State for Transport, Justine Greening, and the Chancellor of the Exchequer, George Osborne, with an innovative offer to get the A21 Tonbridge to Pembury dualling scheme underway again.