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Examination of Witnesses

Part of High Speed Rail (Preparation) Bill – in a Public Bill Committee at 12:00 pm on 9th July 2013.

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Photo of Lilian Greenwood Lilian Greenwood Shadow Minister (Transport) 12:00 pm, 9th July 2013

Councillor Hayward, in your submission you said you do not believe that High Speed 2 will deliver the Government’s strategic objectives. Do you believe that high-speed rail in general is a poor investment, or is your opposition based more on the details of this particular proposal?