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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.

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Union: 'HS2 many years overdue'

The modernisation and expansion of rail in the UK is many years overdue and while RMT welcomes any belated investment and development we must not forget that it is decades of political inertia that have left Britain's railways in the slow lane.

We must also make sure we don't fall for the old political trick of rail staff cuts and high fares today on the promise of High Speed jam tomorrow.

– Bob Crow, RMT General Secretary

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