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Less is more

Commuters using the M2 alongside the Channel Tunnel Rail Link site - which hugs the motorway for much of its length - must have got used to peering over their steering wheels at construction sites by now. After all, the CTRL Section 1 contracts snake all the way from Folkestone to Ebbsfleet - leaving spectators plenty of time to get bored with looking at chalky embankments and bevies of busy yellow excavators.

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