HS2 high speed railway on track for final approval [BBC News]

Date: 23/02/2017

The go-ahead has formally been given for the first phase of the HS2 high speed rail link between London and Birmingham. After three years of debate in parliament, royal assent has been approved.

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HS2 crosses last bridge
Image of HS2 crossing a viaduct on its proposed route

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HS2 high speed railway is given final approval, but with costs of £60bn, not everyone is happy.