HS2 executive resigns over nearly £2m in unauthorised redundancy payments

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A senior HS2 executive has resigned after the public spending watchdog found evidence of unauthorised redundancy payments worth nearly £2million. Steve Allen announced that he would be stepping down from his role as chief financial officer after the National Audit … Continue reading

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

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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

Action pledge from minister over HS2 route through Mexborough

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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