New plans reveal how HS2 could serve Nottingham and Leicester city centres

How Toton could look
New plans have revealed that there is a "strong case" for high speed trains to directly connect the city centres of Birmingham and Nottingham and Leicester and Leeds via the East Midlands Hub station at Toton, more than halving journey times and boosting the economy by at least £1.4bn. Under plans submitted to the government by transport body Midlands Connect, hourly services could operate between Birmingham Curzon Street and Nottingham, and between Bedford, Leicester and Leeds, "vastly improving" links between cities with "histor... 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...