HS2 is a very weak response to the challenge of developing our transport infrastructure, supporting economic growth and creating jobs. There are much more effective ways to invest our limited resources.

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“A better railway for Britain” picks up the rail element of this challenge in two main sections.

  • Part 1 looks at the key priorities for delivering a better rail network.
  • Part 2 looks at the specific issue of meeting capacity requirements between London and the North.

The implications for Scotland are particularly damaging. Read our report here »