HS2 gravy train gathers pace as passengers – and communities – left behind



NICE work if you can get it. HS2 Ltd – the body responsible for building Britain’s high-speed railway – is in the job market.

It has started advertising for three non-executive directors. Remuneration? £950 a day. Obligations? Two days work a month.

That’s £1,900 per person a month. Multiply by three and you get a £5,700 monthly bill. Times this by 12 – the number in months of the year – and the cost is £68,400 for 72 days expertise at an organisation where over 300 staff – one quarter of employees – already earn six-figure sums.

Read on… https://www.yorkshirepost.co.uk/news/opinion/tom-richmond-hs2-gravy-train-gathers-pace-as-passengers-and-communities-left-behind-1-9383666

Posted by rikshelpers@rikv.net

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