The Government is strongly denying reports that it is about to ditch plans to build a high speed rail link from London to Birmingham.
According to the magazine The Spectator, an unnamed Tory minister is describing the HS2 project as "effectively dead".
The Department for Transport says the claim is nonsense, and there are no plans for a U-turn.
High speed rail is still on course, according to the Department for Transport, but the Spectator is describing it as the train to nowhere.
An influential group of MPs says the DfT has failed to present 'a convincing strategic case' for HS2.
Campaigners say they hope to put plans for HS2 through the Midlands back to square one as they prepare to go to the High Court tomorrow.
Campaigners from HS2 Action Alliance are heading to London tomorrow to take on the Government at the Court of Appeal.