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HS2 progress information: ‘HS2: on track’

Overview of the HS2 project, setting out progress so far and next steps.


HS2: on track

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HS2: on track’ provides an overview of the HS2 project to build a new high speed rail line between London, Birmingham, Leeds and Manchester. It:

  • explains the case for HS2
  • describes the route
  • outlines the work underway to prepare for the new railway
  • sets out progress so far and the next steps for the project
Published 12 March 2015