High Speed 2 Far – £50,000,000,000 too far.

As a preface to this blog, let me state that I love traveling by trains and think that Eurostar, and the European high speed networks are brilliant. HS2 (High Speed 2) is a high speed rail project that was dreamed up by the Labour party when in power and taken on with full enthusiasm by the Tory/Lib Dem current government. It is to run from London Euston to Birmingham, then in phase 2 continue to the northern cities. Since its inception, the estimated cost has risen

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