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It’s good news that the new Lower Thames Crossing won’t be in Dartford – but we need urgent action right now to tackle our growing traffic gridlock.

Crossing News Welcome - But Dartford Needs Action On Gridlock Now

It’s good news that the new Lower Thames Crossing won’t be in Dartford – but we need urgent action right now to tackle our growing traffic gridlock. Read more

Yesterday, Labour asked if Dartford's MP Gareth Johnson was going to continue to oppose the idea of Transport for London taking over the failing Southeastern rail franchise. Today, he confirmed he will continue to "resist" TfL.

We think that Dartford's MP couldn't be more out of touch with rail users in the town. We just want a rail service that works - and its clear that Southeastern isn't working. Is Gareth Johnson interested in what works? Or just that the Dartford rail franchise stays in private sector hands?

Gareth Johnson is Out of Touch With Dartford Rail Users

Yesterday, Labour asked if Dartford's MP Gareth Johnson was going to continue to oppose the idea of Transport for London taking over the failing Southeastern rail franchise. Today, he confirmed... Read more

Dartford Labour has welcomed the news that TfL are set to take over the Southeastern Franchise in 2018. It's now time for Dartford Conservatives to drop their long standing opposition to the plan.

The Tories Should Drop Opposition To A Better Rail Service For Dartford

Dartford Labour has welcomed the news that TfL are set to take over the Southeastern Franchise in 2018. It's now time for Dartford Conservatives to drop their long standing opposition to the... Read more

Dartford Labour leader Jonathon Hawkes has accused the Conservatives of “wasting the opportunity” of a debate held in Parliament this week on the delays at the Dartford Crossing.

Crossing Debate "A Wasted Opportunity" - Dartford Labour

Dartford Labour leader Jonathon Hawkes has accused the Conservatives of “wasting the opportunity” of a debate held in Parliament this week on the delays at the Dartford Crossing. Read more

Labour leaders across Kent including leader of Dartford Labour - Jonathon Hawkes, have come together to call on the government to extend the devolution agenda to Kent. You can read their statement below

Kent Labour Leaders Call for More Progress on Devolution

Labour leaders across Kent including leader of Dartford Labour - Jonathon Hawkes, have come together to call on the government to extend the devolution agenda to Kent. You can read their... Read more

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