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HS2 bosses left ‘blindsided' by spiralling cost of rail service

HS2 bosses left ‘blindsided' by spiralling cost of rail service

8 days ago   |   Daily Express

THE multibillion-pound HS2 rail project has gone badly off course with the scheme hugely over budget after managers were "blindsided by contact with reality", a damning MPs...
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HS2's costs and potential delays are running out of control, warn MPs

9 days ago   |   The Guardian

Damning report by public accounts committee accuses transport department of hiding details of overspending and hold-ups The HS2 high-speed rail project has gone “badly off...
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HS2 'badly off course' with bosses 'blindsided', MPs say

9 days ago   |   BBC   |   2 articles

A damning parliamentary report raises questions about transparency on the high-speed rail project.
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MPs say HS2 bosses have been 'blindsided' and knew of problems two years ago

MPs say HS2 bosses have been 'blindsided' and knew of problems two years ago

10 days ago   |   Wessexfm   |   2 articles

MPs say HS2 bosses have been "blindsided by contact with reality" with the project "badly off course".
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MPs issue scathing attack on the soaring £100billion cost of HS2

MPs issue scathing attack on the soaring £100billion cost of HS2

10 days ago   |   Daily Mail

In a damning report, MPs warned the £100billion high-speed link to Birmingham had been blown 'badly off course'.
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Damning report reveals HS2 chiefs lack skills to complete £100bn rail project

10 days ago   |   The Sun


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HS2 'badly off course' as damning report accuses government of hiding soaring costs

10 days ago   |   The Independent

Senior official may have breached civil service rules by failing to inform Commons spending watchdog of troubled project's woes
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MPs' fury as controversial HS2 project as costs nearly double to £100bn

MPs' fury as controversial HS2 project as costs nearly double to £100bn

10 days ago   |   The Mirror

The new line that will link London to Birm­ingham, then to Manchester and Leeds by 2040, is five years behind schedule and way over its £55.7billion budget
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Boris Johnson faces ‘nightmare scenario' after decision on HS2 amid UK's economic meltdown

Boris Johnson faces ‘nightmare scenario' after decision on HS2 amid UK's economic meltdown

10 days ago   |   Daily Express

BORIS JOHNSON has been issued a damning warning after the controversial High-Speed Rail Two project was given formal approval for construction to begin.
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HS2 Opens Monster £540 Million Invitation to Tender

11 days ago   |   Computer Business Review

HS2 has started its search for a specialist contractor to deliver cutting edge signalling and control systems for the controversial planned high-speed railway system, with a...
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Trump accuses Twitter of 'interfering in the 2020 Presidential Election' after it fact-checked his false tweets about voting by mail

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Police called to lockdown ‘birthday party' at Conservative MP's house

Rob Roberts said he was not home at the time Police officers were called to a birthday party at a Tory MP's house and had to ask two people to leave, it is reported. They were... Read more ...

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Coronavirus - all you need to know as 'two households can meet in gardens soon'

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Manchester United's Paul Pogba and Marcus Rashford fit for Premier League restart, says Ole Gunnar Solskjaer

Manchester United manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer says Marcus Rashford and Paul Pogba will be fit for the proposed resumption of the Premier League. Read more ...

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New 2020 BMW 5-series revealed - 523bhp M550i now available in the UK

The BMW 5-series saloon and estate have been given a mid-life update, retaining the conservative style while adding a tad more edge and introducing a suite of mild and plug-in... Read more ...