A leaked report warns HS2 could cost up to £106 billion.
HS2 could cost up to £106 billion, according to a widely leaked Government review.
The HS2 high-speed rail project could cost as much as £106 billion, according to an official government review not yet published.
Environmental activists are trying to prevent trees being cut down as part of the HS2 high-speed rail project.
The Wildlife Trusts has claimed the HS2 high-speed rail project will destroy and divide “huge swathes” of “irreplaceable” natural habitats, including 108 ancient woodlands.
Parliament was “misled” about the costs of HS2, according to a report by the deputy chairman of the review panel.
Environmental campaigners opposed to the HS2 rail line running through a woodland area in west London have lost their latest court fight.
The Green Party candidate standing against Boris Johnson in the General Election has denied obstruction of a highway during a protest against HS2.
The deputy chairman of a Government-commissioned review into HS2 has launched a scathing attack on its report.
A recommendation that HS2 should continue to be built in full despite soaring costs has been welcomed by political leaders in the North.
HS2 should continue to be built in full despite costs soaring to £88 billion, a review of the scheme has reportedly indicated.