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High Speed Rail (Preparation) Bill

Part of the debate – in the House of Commons at 4:34 pm on 26th June 2013.

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Photo of Richard Harrington Richard Harrington Conservative, Watford 4:34 pm, 26th June 2013

If my hon. Friend would like to see, as I have seen, the benefits of such a scheme, she should go to China and have a look at the effects of the high-speed network there, because those are the people we are competing with. I hope that she will do that before very long.