Chancellor announces £250m lorry park investment in Kent

Chancellor George Osborne announced a £250m investment for a new lorry park in Kent, to ease congestion on the M20 when Operation Stack is in place. 

The Stanford area has been identified as one of the Department for Transport’s preferred sites for the new development. 

Over recent months, Manston airport had been used as a temporary holding area for trucks during Operation Stack. 

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