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HS2 Gets Royal Assent – Looks Like Full Speed Ahead!

HS2 took a major step forward today (23 February 2017) as Britain’s new railway successfully completed over 3 years of Parliamentary scrutiny to receive Royal Assent. Construction will now begin on schedule in the spring. Transport Secretary Chris Grayling said: "Getting the go-ahead to start building HS2 is a massive boost to the

Have HS2 Started Work in Fairford Leys?

Tuesday 4th October 2016 [jwplayer mediaid="13694"] Local resident David Stopps woke up with a surprise this morning courtesy of HS2. A spokesperson for HS2 Ltd said: “In order to prepare for construction to begin on HS2 next year, ground investigations are being undertaken on the whole line of route. In Fairford Leys this means

HS2 Presentations @ High Speed Rail Committee

Embedded from Parliament Live TV: Presentations to the High Speed Rail Select Committee on 26 January 2016, using the appearance to highlight the key impacts of HS2 on their constituencies. Cheryl Gillan MP Chesham & Amersham: 09.30:05 -10:45:35 David Lidington MP for Aylesbury: 14:34:12 - 15:40:30. Dominic Grieve MP for Beaconsfield: 15:40:30 - 15:57:44

HS2 Mini Summit, October 2014

[jwplayer mediaid="11626"] All the Buckinghamshire Councils and affected resdients meeting up for the seventh mini- summit on HS2.

Wendover React to the HS2 Government Approval

Bucks TV caught up with local councillors and local villagers to find out what they thought of the latest on the controversial High Speed Rail Line which will cut through Buckinghamshire.

Next Stop Amersham

Amersham councillors and residents of the Chilterns show their disapproval to the Governments approval of HS2

HS2 Summit April 2011

The latest summit organised by the Council and District Councils, highlighting the Environment Case against High Speed Rail.

HS2 Environmental Case

Bucks County Council's Marcus Rogers talks us through the case against the High Speed Rail, presenting the environmental impact.

HS2 – Views From Your MP

Steve Baker MP (Wycombe), Cheryl Gillan MP (Chesham & Amersham), David Lidington MP (Aylesbury)and John Bercow MP (Buckingham) were all present at the HS2 Consultation Summit on 15th April 2011

HS2 Beacons Lit Across the County

Communities across the countryside burnt beacons in protest of the proposed high speed train link, to coincide with the launch of the government's public consultation.

Transport Secretary Visits Buckinghamshire.

Philip Hammond braved the HS2 demonstrators in Aylesbury after changing his timetable of visits around. He spoke to Bucks TV and a number of the crowd during his private meeting at AVDC.

Chiltern Society HS2 Walk

The Chiltern Society organised a walk following the proposed route of the High Speed 2 Rail link between Amersham and Great Missenden. To show us the outstanding beauty we potentially will loose.