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Curious Railway Announcement

The Government has today announced its plans to extend Phase 1 of HS2 to Crewe-which has been dubbed Phase 2a. […]

Parliamentary Commissioner Slams HS2

The Parliamentary and Health Service Ombudsman, an independent body created to review claims of maladministraton by Government bodies has published […]

Further Petitioning Opportunity-Deadline 13 November

HS2 have recently issued a series of amendments to the Phase 1 Hybrid Bill on the route of Phase 1 […]

Dutch High Speed Rail Fiasco

Dutch infrastructure minister Wilma Mansveld has resigned following the publication of a highly critical report on the failings of the […]

HS2 Service Cuts Raised In House of Lords

An interesting exchange today in the House of Lords on the issue which the backers of HS2 like to avoid […]

HS1-Not All That?

A Government commissioned report published earlier this week states that Britain’s first high-speed rail line, High Speed 1,  has failed to […]

HS2AA To Push For Fair Deal On Noise

HS2AA will be appearing before the HS2 Select Committee this afternoon to push for a fair deal on noise. Thanks […]

UN Body Confirm HS2AA Case To Be Heard In December 2015

HS2AA has received confirmation from the Aarhus Convention Compliance Committee that our case concerning the refusal of the UK Supreme […]

New Study Casts Doubt on Benefits of HS2

 An independent research project conducted by Imperial College London London to Birmingham railway may create just over half of the […]

New Environmental Statement Consultation

The Government has produced a suite of documents which make up the Supplementary Environmental Statement (SES). The original Environmental Statement […]