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HS2 worker filmed allegedly kneeling on protester's neck

Bosses at HS2 say its staff have been "repeatedly and excessively targeted by political activists" who have "subjected them to violence".

Shovels in the ground: The first official day of HS2 construction

Construction work has officially started on the high speed rail project. Boris Johnson says it will create up to 22,000 new jobs and connect urban areas- but campaigners continue to voice their concerns.

HS2 Interchange station in Solihull gains planning approval

The six-track station would be the largest high speed railway development in the borough. Construction is expected to start in 2024.