The Blackwater Valley Action Group
save the River Blackwater Valley

We appreciate this beautiful, peaceful, heritage-rich part of rural Essex and would like future generations to be able to enjoy it
so we must fight the Highways Agency's plan to devastate the Blackwater Valley with a 4-lane dual carriageway ...
The map shown by the Highways Agency for the their proposed new A120 route between Braintree and the A12
click on this map to see the Highways Agency's project
detail of route as shown in the HA's brochure >>

why we reject the Highways Agency's proposed route for the A120

The Highways Agency sees 'economic benefits' in providing a new East-West route through virgin countryside rather than upgrading the existing Braintree-Marks Tey A120