Mersey Gateway backers have hailed the Government’s announcement that the project has been given planning approval as “fantastic news”.
Mersey Gateway backers have hailed the government’s decision to give the project funding approval as “good news for the whole north west”.
Mersey Gateway bosses have said they are ‘strongly encouraged’ by comments from Chancellor George Osborne MP that Mersey Gateway was an “incredibly important project that I am really keen to see go ahead”.
Halton Borough Council Chief Executive David Parr met up with the team at Ventcroft’s new premises on the Astmoor Industrial Estate earlier this month to review the fast track construction progress.
The team behind the Mersey Gateway Project has hailed a campaign run by the area’s local newspaper, The Runcorn and Widnes Weekly News, to encourage local residents to show their support for the project.