Has the HS2 stalled?

Speculation over the HS2 rail route through the Chiltern Hills has intensified.

It follows a report that says it will never be built. It will give encouragement to opponents, but how accurate is the story? Here's our political correspondent Phil Hornby.

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What's happening to HS2?

There have been suggestions plans for the new high speed rail link could be put on hold or scrapped completely.