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HS2 leg to Leeds will go ahead, says Shapps

Maria Machancoses, chief executive of Midlands Connect, a government-funded regional transport body, said: “While these verbal commitments are encouraging, we need definitive action, namely the publication of the government’s Integrated Rail Plan, to g…

New concern over HS2 leg to Leeds

Campaigners have urged Boris Johnson not to abandon a high-speed rail link connecting Leeds to London after the Queen’s Speech stoked fresh fears that the £32bn eastern branch of HS2 could be axed.[1]
Ministers will press ahead with the wes…