Leeds and its metropolitan region should be one of the big winners from HS2. Financial and legal services, engineering consultancy and higher education are all strong sectors in the city, and these can benefit from an improved connection to London … Read more › “HS2: how will it affect my town?”
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Evan Davis moderated a discussion that tried to get to the heart of the HS2 debate (Radio 4, Today Programme, 12th November 2013).
Usefully dismissing attempts to re-define the HS2 scheme costs ever upwards from its actual … Read more › “The Heseltine – Overman discussion brought to a conclusion?”
This report has been prepared by KPMG LLP on behalf of HS2 Ltd, and examines how investment in HS2 could affect connectivity and, ultimately, economic output. Drawing on empirical analysis of current travel patterns and observed relationships between connectivity and … Read more › “HS2 Regional Economic Impacts”