Mark Littlewood of the Institute of Economic Affairs gives his view on HS2
Stop wasting taxpayers’ money on HS2 says TPA
Chris Halpin reports for ITV Central News, 29th July 2016
Responding to a question about rail fares, the Stamford, Lincolnshire, audience overwhelmingly applaud the suggestion that HS2 should be cancelled with the billions saved being used to help regional railways instead.
Question Time, BBC1 28th January 2016.
Data showing that HS1 was poor value for money has been kept hidden. The Public Accounts Committee says this is “two years late” and should have been a key piece of evidence in scrutinising plans for HS2
“Have you got a point to make, Game to play, Bones to move…
…Don’t Ruin Me”
Large parts of the beautiful English countryside featured in this video will be destroyed by HS2…. is it something that you need?
Music written and performed by John Bonney
Photographs by Keith Hoffmeister & members of HS2 action groups.
The Environmental Statement “Consultation” period is extended due to mistakes made by HS2 Ltd.
Joe Rukin interviewed on BBC Coventry & Warwickshire, 20th August 2015.
This coming week the HS2 Hybrid Bill Select Committee have visits to the Chilterns (Monday 22nd) and the Buckingham constituency (Friday 27th). In addition, MPs will debate the recently announced Additional Provisions on Tuesday 23rd.
Earlier this month HS2 Select Committee MPs visited The Chilterns & Aylesbury to see the areas that would be permanently affected by HS2 if it gets built.
HS2 Select Committee visits the Chilterns:
The Chief Executive of Britain’s biggest private investor is not interested in investing in HS2 saying he would rather invest in infrastructure for the north rather than a commuter railway for London.