High speed rail 'good for jobs'

Business leaders welcome plans for a new high-speed rail network, even though it won't run as far as the North East.

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Full Report: High speed rail "good for jobs"

We're being promised that we will benefit from plans for a new high speed rail line - even though it will stop short of the North East.

Journey times to London will be cut by more than half an hour, and business leaders say the line will help attract investment and jobs to the region, despite it only coming as far north as Leeds.

Watch the full report from our Business Correspondent Ben Chapman below.

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