‘Unbelievably disappointing’ report on HS2 as Midlands ‘completely ignored’
A House of Lords report has recommended major changes to the HS2 project without any consideration of the transport needs and opportunities in the Midlands, according to an organisation which promotes connectivity throughout the region.
Midlands Connect says the report, entitled Rethinking High Speed 2, says the new railway should be reduced in speed and scope to save money and built from North to South so that it benefits northern cities sooner.
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