FOI release

HS2 and jobs in Kent

Response to questions about a high speed rail job article in the Daily Telegraph newspaper.


HS2 and jobs in Kent

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This is a response to a Freedom of Information request about 25,000 high speed rail jobs which were mentioned in a Daily Telegraph article of 21 February 2011. The requester asked for the source of this figure.

Our response explains that the figure relates to expected future jobs growth from planned regeneration activities in the Ebbsfleet area.

Published 23 March 2011