Safety fears on Essex road

People living along the A131 in Bulmer Tye near Sudbury say reducing the speed limit isn't enough after twenty one crashes in three years.

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Toll cost set to soar from Sunday

From Sunday, motorists using the Dartford crossing between Essex and Kent face increases in the toll charges.

They'll be going up by more than 30% - and a further rise is planned in two years time.

It's to pay for an estimated £500m scheme that'll do away with the toll booths. Inevitably, these increases are proving unpopular - as Malcolm Robertson reports.


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