The HS2 rail network and our waterways

 Canal and River Trust Britain’s canals and rivers are experiencing a new renaissance, thanks to significant public and private investment and the effort of countless volunteers. However, the proposed route of the High Speed Rail Network (HS2) will change the waterway landscape forever, affecting…

Useful links

With thanks to Andrea Polden.   https://www.gov.uk/government/uploads/system/uploads/attachment_data/file/615153/Rural_support_zone_guidance_and_application_form.pdf – 25 pages     https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/hs2-phase-one-exceptional-hardship-scheme-applications-statistics – updated 9/6/17   https://www.gov.uk/government/uploads/system/uploads/attachment_data/file/568944/NTS_Panel_membership_Nov_2016.pdf – 3 pages   https://www.gov.uk/government/uploads/system/uploads/attachment_data/file/568959/Need_to_sell_scheme_-_panel_guidancev.pdf – 19 pages     https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/hs2-contract-opportunities – updated 9/6/17       https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/environmental-minimum-requirements – updated 9/6/17   https://www.gov.uk/government/uploads/system/uploads/attachment_data/file/618074/General_principles.pdf – 9 pages   https://www.gov.uk/government/uploads/system/uploads/attachment_data/file/593592/Code_of_Construction_Practice.pdf – 99 pages   https://www.gov.uk/government/uploads/system/uploads/attachment_data/file/593594/Planning_Memorandum.pdf – 15 pages   https://www.gov.uk/government/uploads/system/uploads/attachment_data/file/593595/Heritage_Memorandum.pdf – 14 pages   https://www.gov.uk/government/uploads/system/uploads/attachment_data/file/593596/Environmental_Memorandum.pdf – 20 pages    …