Growing calls to scrap HS2

There are growing calls to scrap HS2 - the planned high speed railway to Birmingham - following Civil Service blunders over the West Coast mainline franchise bids.

People opposing HS2 say they have no faith in the Department for Transport after the Government admitted big mistakes had been made by its staff.


HS2 project condemned by MPs

The latest news on plans to build a High Speed Rail link between London and the Midlands.