HS2 Update 3 Jun 2016


We have received the following update from the Buckinghamshire County Council HS2 team:

(Note: previous Updates can be found on the Campaigns part of this web site at https://www.amershamsociety.org/topics/hs2/).


This E-update looks at the upcoming House of Lords Select Committee hearings and the Select Committee visits that took place last week.



House of Lords Select Committee programme and update


The House of Lords Select Committee has held its first hearings which consisted of introductions to the scheme and technical areas such as noise. The transcripts for these can be found on the Committee website at http://www.parliament.uk/business/committees/committees-a-z/lords-select/high-speed-rail-london-west-midlands-bill-select-committee-lords/hs2-publications/ (under oral evidence).


The Committee has set out its programme from 7 to the 9 June; all of the hearings to take place in this period are Locus Standi challenges. The full programme is available at www.parliament.uk/documents/lords-committees/High-Speed-Rail/HSRBC_Programme_7-9_June.pdf.


You can download a PDF of the whole of this HS2 Update by clicking here: E update 3 June 2016.pdf