Tag Archives: HS2

Make HS2 line ready for HS3

THE planned HS2 rail line through Yorkshire should be built ready to connect to future trans-Pennine high speed rail services, the company developing the scheme will be told. West Yorkshire councils are asking HS2 Ltd to include a series of … Continue reading

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Campaigners to hold conference on HS2

A CONFERENCE to highlight alternatives to the controversial HS2 high speed rail scheme will take place next week. The event, at Wakefield Town Hall next Friday, is open to all and aims to cover issues related to the proposals. HS2 … Continue reading

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HS2 residents will face ‘devastating impact for 17 years’, Commons told

Construction work on a long-awaited high-speed rail project will cast a shadow over the lives of some residents for 17 years, a Labour frontbencher has said. Sir Keir Starmer (Holborn and St Pancras) said the HS2 rail project would have … Continue reading

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HS2 campaigners could push for judicial review

A LEGAL move has been launched to block the HS2 high speed rail route set to slice through Rotherham and the Dearne Valley. Legal experts have been asked to draw up plans to push for a judicial review against the … Continue reading

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Court battle for HS2 group

Angry Dearne Valley residents are taking their fight against the controversial HS2 rail project to court…. Members of the Yorkshire Against HS2 group have applied for a judicial review into the proposed high speed rail line which could see them … Continue reading

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MPs due to attend Thurcroft HS2 information event

THREE Members of Parliament are expected to attend an information event about high speed rail tomorrow (Thursday). Protest group Stop HS2 Bramley said that Kevin Barron, John Healey and Sarah Champion had said they would be at the event in … Continue reading

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News: “Don’t sell South Yorkshire down the river on HS2”

South Yorkshire MPs are continuing to get their message across to the Government that the recommended changes to the HS2 route do not make sense – for the region or the country. The Government is minded to approve a new … Continue reading

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