New road link heralds ‘expressway to the bottom’ on green standards, MEPs warn

A cross-party group of MEPs has written to the transport secretary Chris Grayling to seek reassurances that Brexit will not become an ‘expressway to the bottom’ on environmental protection, claiming that controversial plans for an Oxford-Cambridge road link breach EU nature laws

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Motorway: MEPs are seeking reassurances that Brexit will not become an 'expressway to the bottom'

A cross-party group of MEPs has written to the transport secretary Chris Grayling to seek reassurances that Brexit will not become an ‘expressway to the bottom’ on environmental protection, claiming that controversial plans for an Oxford-Cambridge road link breach EU nature laws.

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