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Construction work on the controversial HS2 rail link began this morning with around 22,000 jobs expected to be created over

September 4, 2020
MPs have slammed the controversial HS2 rail project, saying that the scheme is “badly off course” and calling for far greater transparency from its executives.

MPs have slammed the controversial HS2 rail project, saying that the scheme is “badly off course” and calling for far

May 17, 2020
Protesters Blockade HS2 Rail Project Sites Around London

Only last month, Boris Johnson gave HS2 the official green light. But, despite HS2 Ltd being headed up by at

May 17, 2020
Environmental protestors have this morning targeted HS2 sites across London, including at Euston station, saying that money from the project should be funnelled to the NHS instead.

Environmental protestors have this morning targeted HS2 sites across London, including at Euston station, saying that money from the project

May 4, 2020
HS2's initial phase will see Costain build tunnels connecting the railway to London Euston station

Engineering firm Costain has won a £3.3bn contract to design and build the tunnels connecting the HS2 railway to London

April 15, 2020
The boss of controversial rail project HS2 has said that only building the line to Crewe "doesn't do justice to the business case" after doubts emerged over whether the proposed eastern route to Leeds would be built.

The boss of controversial rail project HS2 has said that only building the line to Crewe “doesn’t do justice to

March 10, 2020
Renowned broadcaster and naturalist Chris Packham has launched a legal challenge against Boris Johnson's decision to green light the controversial HS2 rail project on climate grounds.

Renowned broadcaster and naturalist Chris Packham has launched a legal challenge against Boris Johnson’s decision to green light the controversial

March 3, 2020
The provenance of a letter claiming to be from China’s state-run railway offering to build HS2 has been plunged into mystery after the Chinese ambassador to the UK said that no such letter had ever been written.

The provenance of a letter claiming to be from China’s state-run railway offering to build HS2 has been plunged into

March 3, 2020
HS2's initial phase will see Costain build tunnels connecting the railway to London Euston station

The new minister for HS2 rail has promised to oversee the controversial project with “forensic scrutiny”, saying that the rail

February 27, 2020
HS2 has unveiled its new designs for its planned passenger super-hub at Old Oak Common in west London, which will serve 250,000 passengers per day.

HS2 has unveiled its new designs for its planned passenger super-hub at Old Oak Common in west London, which will

February 19, 2020
Extinction Rebellion have occupied an HS2 drilling rig in West London

Extinction Rebellion have this morning occupied a drilling rig at an HS2 site in West London, claiming that the drilling

February 18, 2020
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French train manufacturer Alstom has confirmed talks to purchase the rail division of Canadian firm Bombardier are ongoing. The proposed

February 17, 2020

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