Legal challenge launched against national networks NPS Roads – TransportXtra
11 January 2021
Environmental activists have launched a new legal challenge against the Government’s transport policies, this time focusing on the National Policy Statement (NPS) for National Networks.
The action is being pursued by the Transport Action Network (TAN), which has been granted a separate judicial review hearing against the DfT’s Road Investment Strategy 2. That is expected to be heard in February.
The NPS for National Networks covers national road, rail and strategic rail freight…