Monthly archive: October, 2013

HS2: Some answers to the critics

Jim Steer outlines how the Government’s business case answers HS2 critics.

The Strategic Case for HS2

A policy paper setting out the strategic reasons for building HS2; the new north to south high speed rail line between London, Birmingham, Leeds and Manchester.

Investing in Britain’s Future: Why we need HS2

A Government leaflet setting out the case for HS2 in straight forward terms.

HS2 Strategic Alternatives

A study by Atkins for the Department for Transport considering the extent to which capacity and connectivity upgrades to the conventional rail network.

HS2 Growth Taskforce’s interim report

In response to the HS2 Growth Taskforce’s interim report Lawrie Quinn, Chairman of the Railway Engineers Forum said…