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23Aug91 UK: ENVIRONMENT SECRETARY EXPECTED TO ANNOUNCE PLANS FOR EAST THAMES URBAN DEVELOPMENT CORRIDOR SOON.

By Mark Smulian.Speculation is growing that Environment Secretary Michael Heseltine will use the Tory Party conference to pave the way for a massive redevelopment of the East Thames Corridor.Mr Heseltine has already written to Prime Minister John Major and other Cabinet members about his plan to shift new development from the west of London to the east.If the Cabinet backs him, he will use the party conference in October to announce a new development corporation for the 50km long corridor.Indust

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