Local Government News reports that the Oakervee review into HS2, commissioned by the government, has recommended the full high speed rail network go ahead including the eastern leg. For further information click here.
HS2 Ltd is to release documents about the high-speed rail project that detail discussions with Theresa May’s government over the scheme’s planned completion dates. It follows a two-and-a-half year legal battle by a GP who fears a “cover-up” took place to mask delays. The Government-owned firm has previously admitted the papers could lead to ministers