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Environmental argument of HS2 continues ahead of second phase announcement

A horse stables owner who runs a yard that sits on the path of the second phase of the HS2 rail line is devastated that high speed trains will cut through the local countryside.

Tim Marsland, of Crowberry Stables in Middleton, Warwickshire – and guardian of a horse that belonged to Prince Harry, says that the trains, which could pass every three minutes, will scare the horses. He's now looking at relocating or retiring.

The horse, which was given to Prince Harry for his 13th Birthday, will now need to be relocated.

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