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Residents show how they fear HS2 will tear through their Doncaster fields

Battling residents took to the road near a Doncaster village to show their village how HS2 will tear through their fields. Under plans to build the high speed rail route, a 20m high embankment would be built next to the … Continue reading

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Campaign group urges people to sign HS2 petition

PEOPLE who are against a high speed rail planned to cut through Rotherham and the Dearne Valley are being urged to sign a protest petition against it. Campaign group Stop HS2 wants people to sign up to try and get … Continue reading

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Action pledge from minister over HS2 route through Mexborough

Rail minister Paul Maynard has pledged to improve relations with Mexborough residents over HS2 plans after attending an ‘angry’ meeting in the town. Mr Maynard sat down with residents, local councillors and Doncaster North MP Ed Miliband at Mexborough Business … Continue reading

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HS2 station work may cause Sheffield five years disruption

Work to bring HS2 to Sheffield could leave commuters facing more than five years of disruption, according to a presentation seen by the BBC. It claims roads and tram lines around the city’s station would have to be moved to … Continue reading

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HS2 chief hopes to win public confidence through Thurcroft, Mexborough and Aston events

AN HS2 boss said he hoped that information events about the controversial high speed rail line would win over the public. Events at Mexborough on Tuesday, in Thurcroft yesterday, and in Aston today – were branded a “PR stunt” by … Continue reading

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HS2 to spend millions buying dozens of empty homes on new Yorkshire housing estate

HS2 is to spend millions buying dozens of empty homes on a new Yorkshire housing estate its planned high-speed rail line is due to run through, it can be revealed. An agreement has been reached in principle for HS2 to … Continue reading

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HS2 faces paying compensation to 1,300 homes and businesses in South Yorkshire

HS2 is facing paying compensation to people and businesses in almost 1,300 properties along its revised route through South Yorkshire, an expert report has suggested. Wrong side of the tracks – the businesses facing ruin because of HS2 Campaigners have … Continue reading

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