HS2 chairman Sir David Higgins wants ministers to "reconsider" the link which is fiercely opposed by the local community. @itvlondon
Business leaders and politicians claim construction work on the line would threaten Camden market and cost 9,100 jobs. @itvlondon
HS2 link requires too many compromises in terms of impacts on freight, passengers and the community in Camden, says Transport Secretary.
80% of homes set to be demolished are in Camden. We welcome the report but will keep fighting for government approval, says Camden Council.
HS2 Chairman Sir David Higgins, wants to abandon the proposed link between HS2 and HS1 - the existing high speed line to Europe.