Despite previously insisting that they would not issue another additional provision to the HS2 Hybrid Bill after AP4 “Because everything will be sorted out by then”, HS2 Ltd have published AP5 and an accompanying Environmental Statement, ‘SES4’.
The areas where they have made changes to the previously published plans are:
CFA 06 – South Ruislip to Ickenham
CFA 07 – Colne Valley
CFA 10 – Dunsmore, Wendover and Halton
CFA 11 – Stoke Mandeville and Aylesbury
CFA 12 – Waddesdon and Quainton
CFA 13 – Calvert, Steeple Claydon, Twyford and Chetwode
CFA 15 – Greatworth to Lower Boddington
CFA 20 – Curdworth to Middleton
CFA 21 – Drayton Bassett, Hints and Weeford
CFA 22 – Whittington to Handsacre
CFA 24 – Birmingham Interchange and Chelmsley Wood
All the documents can be found via this link.
A petitioning period has now opened on these changes which will conclude on 8th January 2016. A separate consultation will run until 22nd January.