Department for Transport written question – answered on 9th September 2021.
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To ask the Secretary of State for Transport, whether his Department plans to increase the speed of HS2 trains when they use the existing railway network to ensure that they match the journey times of Pendolinos in operation.
No decisions have been made relating to the maximum speed of rolling stock on the West Coast Main Line after the completion of HS2.
Yes1 person thinks so
No4 people think not
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