The Green Party Says No to HS2

by Jeremy on 27-Feb-2011

Yesterday’s Green Party conference in Cardiff came out overwhelmingly against the HS2 proposal for a Birmingham-London 250 mph train.

The Greens remain committed to genuine improvements in public transport but, as transport expert and Green Party spokesperson on sustainable development Professor John Whitelegg said: “Everyone knows the Greens are passionately committed to social justice and to the environment. The current HS2 proposals would serve neither.”  Read the full Green Party statement.

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