Protest report blasts HS2 project

A NEW report has blasted proposals for a high speed rail line and branded the scheme “unfit for purpose”.

The report attacks many assumptions put forward in Sir David Higgins’ HS2 report in July justifying the line through Aston, Wales, Bramley and the Dearne Valley.

Read on… http://www.rotherhamadvertiser.co.uk/news/105131/protest-report-blasts-hs2-project.aspx

Protest campaign welcomes support of MP Sarah

PROTESTERS against a proposed high-speed rail route have welcomed all three of the borough’s MPs formally opposing the project.

Rotherham MP Sarah Champion has pledged to fight the HS2 line through Rotherham and the Dearne Valley alongside Kevin Barron, who represents Rother Valley, and John Healey, the Wentworth and Dearne MP.

Read on… http://www.rotherhamadvertiser.co.uk/news/105130/protest-campaign-welcomes-support-of-mp-sarah.aspx

Previously: https://rotherhampolitics.wordpress.com/2016/11/02/hs2-south-yorkshire-campaigners-submit-alternative-report/

Groups of Yorkshire Protesters:

Crofton Against HS2 – http://croftonagainsths2.yolasite.com/

See also: The battle over HS2

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3 Responses to Protest report blasts HS2 project

  1. reg reader says:

    “A NEW report has blasted proposals for a high speed rail line and branded the scheme “unfit for purpose””
    Anyone know where to find it?

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