Boris Johnson’s proposal of bridge across the Channel met with mixed response

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Boris Johnson’s proposal for a bridge linking Britain to France has been greeted with scepticism by representatives of the UK’s shipping industry.

The Foreign Secretary floated the idea of a cross-Channel bridge between during talks between the UK and France on Thursday.

He said “good connections” were important between the two countries, and suggested the Channel Tunnel might simply be “a first step.”

The countries had agreed to establish a panel of experts to look at major projects, Johnson said.

Boris Johnson’s proposal for a bridge linking Britain to France has been greeted with scepticism by representatives of the UK’s shipping industry.

The Foreign Secretary floated the idea of a cross-Channel bridge between during talks between the UK and France on Thursday.

He said “good connections” were important between the two countries, and suggested the Channel Tunnel might simply be “a first step.”

The countries had agreed to establish a panel of experts to look at major projects, Johnson said.

Source: itv