HS2 campaigners prepare for Court of Appeal appearance

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Members of HS2 Action Alliance from the Midlands are travelling to London tomorrow to attend a hearing at the Court of Appeal.

They are taking on the Government over their decision-making regarding the environmental impact of the planned HS2 high speed rail line through the Midlands.

HS2 Action Alliance is appealing the March 2013 judgment on its Judicial Review, claiming the Government has not followed correct processes when assessing the effect of the line on surrounding countryside.

HS2 Action Alliance says:

In a statement the Department for Transport says: