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It makes sense to cancel HS2


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Mark Littlewood writes for The Times

Dr Richard Wellings on BBC Radio 5 Live

Responding to the release of a new report revealing HS2 chiefs lack the skills to complete the £100billion rail project, the IEA’s Head of Transport spoke to Stephen Nolan on BBC Radio 5 Live.

Richard Wellings argued that with the costs of HS2 ballooning, plus the massive hole in the public finances as a result of Covid-19, it makes sense to cancel HS2.

Listen to the full interview here.



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