HS2 News

09/07/2019: Erewash councillors were due to discuss emerging proposals for transport routes through the borough to the planned HS2 Hub Station at Toton.
01/07/2019: Celebrating success in difficult times was the key message from East Midlands Chamber President Kevin Harris at his Summer Reception which was held recently.
01/07/2019: A campaign group which is fighting against the controversial HS2 project has claimed that a cost deception applies.
23/05/2019: In light of recent reports and future political events raising doubts about HS2 in the region, Ian Morgan, the Chair of both the East Midlands HS2 Business Advisory Group and the Chamber of Commerce for the East Midlands, has written an open letter setting out reasons for supporting it.
17/05/2019: Young people in Erewash have been giving their ideas on what they would like to see as part of Britain’s new railway, High Speed 2 (HS2).
17/05/2019: The Chief Executive of the East Midlands Chamber has spoken out in the wake of a report on HS2 from the House of Lords Economic Affairs Committee.
05/03/2019: Reports that Midland Main Line electrification will be extended to Market Harborough have been welcomed by East Midlands Chamber.
29/01/2019: Erewash MP Maggie Throup has issued a response after Labour Party representatives issued a press release regarding HS2 and in particular, objections to HS2b and a call for more investment in the existing railways.
29/01/2019: Erewash Labour Party has passed a motion opposing the construction of HS2.
Bridge photo over Mr. Allan's proposed HS2 route alongside existing rail lines
16/01/2019: A campaigner against the controversial HS2 rail link has written to the transport minister Chris Grayling to offer an alternative proposal, which he says, deviates only a little from the official plan, but avoids much of the mass destruction planned.