Tell us how you are affected by the HS2 route

      Please enter the link below and fill in the quick questionnaire – www.theguardian.com/uk-news/2017/nov/03/tell-us-how-you-are-affected-by-the-hs2-route   We’d like to hear from you if you, your community or your business is affected by the planned route of HS2  Maps showing the main line and…

HS2 finance chief quits over redundancy payments

24 OCTOBER, 2017 BY TOM FITZPATRICK HS2’s chief financial officer has resigned over a report which found evidence of unauthorised redundancy payments on the £55.7bn project. In July, a National Audit Office report found that of redundancy payments totalling £2.76m, an estimated £1.76m were…

HS2 chief is departing

October 25 2017, 12:01am, The Times Steve Allen, who oversaw executive redundancies at HS2, is leaving the company without a payoff PRESS ASSOCIATION The HS2 finance chief at the centre of a row over executives being paid off with public funds is quitting —…

Useful links

With thanks to Andrea Polden. Phase 2a:   http://www.landlove.com/article/2829/news/several-hundred-years-old-oak-tree-threatened-by-hs2       Phase 2b – eastern route:   https://www.facebook.com/stophs2erewash/posts/954541631364753       HS2 Stations:   https://bdaily.co.uk/articles/2017/10/09/north-wales-businesses-urged-to-support-a-connected-crewe – not seen before, but now too late for the consultation       Events:   https://www.ice.org.uk/events/hs2-ground-investigation-chesterfield   http://www.midlandsbusinessnews.co.uk/hs2-ten-year-pipeline-opportunity/  …

HS2 to hit farmland species hard says Cheshire Wildlife Trust Tuesday 3rd October 2017

SourceURL:http://www.cheshirewildlifetrust.org.uk/news/2017/10/03/hs2-hit-farmland-species-hard-says-cheshire-wildlife-trustHS2 to hit farmland species hard says Cheshire Wildlife Trust | Cheshire Wildlife Trust Trust has doubts over HS2 Ltd’s commitment to wildlife. Cheshire Wildlife Trust is campaigning hard against the loss of habitat as a result of the development of HS2. Last week…

New Petition Against HS2

PLEASE SIGN THE NEW PETITION AGAINST HS2. ON SEPTEMBER 21, A PARLIAMENTARY ON-LINE PETITION WAS GRANTED TO THE STOP HS2 CAMPAIGN. IT WAS WRITTEN BY JOE RUKIN OF STOP HS2 & IN 15 DAYS OVER 15,000 PEOPLE HAVE SIGNED. THE GOVERNMENT’S RESPONSE IS EXPECTED…