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Russia — Motion to Take Note (16 Oct 2014)

Lord Truscott: My Lords, I, too, congratulate the noble Baroness, Lady Falkner of Margravine, on securing this debate. It is focused on international law and democratic principles, and of course your Lordships’ House is united in wanting to see both those fundamental principles upheld in Russia and elsewhere. However, as the noble Lords, Lord Kerr and Lord Moynihan, referred to, it is not clear what the...

Queen’s Speech — Debate (5th Day) (Continued) (11 Jun 2014)

Lord Truscott: My Lords, I welcome the reference in the gracious Speech to achieving peace and stability in Ukraine. I wish the new Ukrainian President, Petro Poroshenko, well in securing a peaceful settlement based on greater autonomy for parts of eastern Ukraine and respect for the linguistic rights of ethnic Russians. Crimea is a special case, a historical anomaly that has been Russian since the days of...

Railways: High Speed 2 Review — Question (13 Mar 2014)

Lord Truscott: To ask Her Majesty’s Government whether they will reconsider their decision not to publish the November 2011 Major Projects Authority review into HS2.

Railways: High Speed 2 Review — Question (13 Mar 2014)

Lord Truscott: I thank the Minister for that reply, but if HS2 is such a good project, I still cannot see what the Government have got to hide. However, does the Minister agree with that group of dangerous left-wing environmentalists—the Institute of Directors—that: “Across the country, there simply is not the level of business support to justify blowing Britain’s infrastructure budget on a project...

Written Answers — House of Lords: Railways: High Speed 2 (31 Oct 2013)

Lord Truscott: To ask Her Majesty’s Government whether they will publish a list of changes to the alignment of the proposed route for Phase 1 of HS2 made by HS2 Limited since the decision to proceed with HS2 was announced in January 2012.

Written Answers — House of Lords: Government Departments: Opinion Polls (28 Oct 2013)

Lord Truscott: To ask Her Majesty’s Government how many opinion polls have been carried out in the past two years for the Department for Transport; on what issues the polls were conducted; when they were conducted; what was the cost of each poll; and how many people were polled.

Written Answers — House of Lords: Railways: High Speed 2 (28 Oct 2013)

Lord Truscott: To ask Her Majesty’s Government whether they will publish a list of mitigation measures agreed by HS2 Limited as a result of the views expressed by the Community Forum undertaken in the areas affected by Phase 1 of HS2.

Written Answers — House of Lords: Railways: High Speed 2 (28 Oct 2013)

Lord Truscott: To ask Her Majesty’s Government whether they will publish a list of consultants advising the Department of Transport and HS2 Limited on HS2 in the last year.

Written Answers — House of Lords: Railways: High Speed 2 (28 Oct 2013)

Lord Truscott: To ask Her Majesty’s Government how much the advice of consultants advising both the Department of Transport and HS2 Limited on HS2 has cost in the last year for which figures are available.

Written Answers — House of Lords: Railways: Signalling (25 Oct 2013)

Lord Truscott: To ask Her Majesty’s Government what costs in terms of signalling will be required to permit classic compatible trains to run north of Lichfield to Glasgow and Edinburgh.

High Speed 2 — Motion to Take Note (24 Oct 2013)

Lord Truscott: I thank the noble Lord, Lord Greaves, for initiating this debate. It is high time that this House had a full and lengthy debate on this very important but, in my view, flawed project. During the debate last February in your Lordships’ House, I said that I feared with HS2 we are in danger of developing a huge and costly white elephant; with an ill-thought-out business case, social disruption...

Written Answers — House of Lords: Railways: High Speed 2 (24 Oct 2013)

Lord Truscott: To ask Her Majesty’s Government what has been the cost to date in external legal expenditure by the Department of Transport of defending judicial reviews brought in respect of the HS2 project.

Written Answers — House of Lords: Railways: High Speed 2 (24 Oct 2013)

Lord Truscott: To ask Her Majesty’s Government when they will publish full details of the technical basis for the Department for Transport’s statement that operating 18 trains per hour, or more, is feasible on a high speed rail line with train speeds above 225mph.

Written Answers — House of Lords: Railways: High Speed 2 (24 Oct 2013)

Lord Truscott: To ask Her Majesty’s Government what estimate they have made of the total number of passengers using HS2 in 2033 whose journeys will begin or end in London.

Written Answers — House of Lords: Railways: High Speed 2 (24 Oct 2013)

Lord Truscott: To ask Her Majesty’s Government whether the Department for Transport will publish isoloss contours in respect of the impact on property values along the line of the route in the period from the HS2 route announcements in 2010 to the start of this year.

Written Answers — House of Lords: Railways: High Speed 2 (24 Oct 2013)

Lord Truscott: To ask Her Majesty’s Government how many households have been compensated this year for the property blight and hardship expected to arise from developing HS2; and what the total amount of compensation paid out for property blight and hardship has been for the current year.

Written Answers — House of Lords: Railways: High Speed 2 (22 Oct 2013)

Lord Truscott: To ask Her Majesty’s Government what is the Government’s latest estimate of the capital cost of building the complete HS2 Y network.

Written Answers — House of Lords: Railways: High Speed 2 (22 Oct 2013)

Lord Truscott: To ask Her Majesty’s Government what monetary estimate for optimism bias and risk provision were contained in the cost estimates announced for the construction of HS2 by the Department for Transport in November 2010, January 2012 and June 2013.

Written Answers — House of Lords: Railways: High Speed 2 (22 Oct 2013)

Lord Truscott: To ask Her Majesty’s Government what is their most recent estimate of the number of passengers transferring from road and air links to HS2 upon the completion of the HS2 network.

Written Answers — House of Lords: Railways: High Speed 2 (22 Oct 2013)

Lord Truscott: To ask Her Majesty’s Government what is their most recent estimate of the impact on congestion levels on the M1 and M40 of the completion of the HS2 Y network.


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