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HS2 proposed compensation package revealed

The Government has revealed the compensation package for those affected by the controversial HS2.

The High Speed Rail will link the Midlands to London with further plans to extend further north.

Proposals announced by the Government include:

  • To buy any owner-occupied home in the 'safeguarded area' closest to the route. The Government will pay the full un-blighted value of the property along with additional compensation of 10% up to a value of £47,000.

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