Transport Secretary to 'fast-track' controversial HS2

The Transport Secretary has vowed that the High Speed rail link between London and the Midlands will go ahead.

Patrick McLoughin, who is also MP for Derbyshire Dales, hopes to gain cross-party support, to try to fast-track HS2 through parliament before the 2015 general election.

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HS2 project condemned by MPs

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