Ed Balls MP said he will not give a 'blank cheque' for the proposed HS2 line linking London with the Midlands if Labour wins the next election.
Speaking at the Labour Party Conference in Brighton today the Shadow Chancellor of the Exchequer questioned whether building a new high speed rail line is the best way to spend £50billion.
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Team GB swimmer Adam Peaty, from Uttoxeter in Staffordshire, has broken the world record for the 50m breast stroke.