Government looking at new rail route between Liverpool and Manchester

HS2 proposals are linked to economic growth
The government has announced it is looking at a new rail route between Manchester and Liverpool. The government has launched a consultation on the long awaited second phase of the high-speed rail link between London and the north of the UK. The £56bn network will run between between London, Birmingham, Leeds and Manchester. A number of changes are being introduced which would open up the way for better rail links across the North. Transport Secretary Chris Grayling announced the latest round of consultations. He said: ... You can carry on reading for free, but you have reached the maximum number of pages an unregistered user can view. To register for an account, click here or login below...