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HS2 is a controversial high speed rail project linking London and Birmingham. The proposed route travels through boroughs of Hillingdon, Hounslow and Ealing.


Brentford-Southall rail link remains on track, with new £1.8m investment planned

The new service would connect the Golden Mile along the A4 with the new Crossrail station at Southall

'It's vandalism': Fears over HS2 impact on Uxbridge nature reserve as Green leader Natalie Bennett visits

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Green Party leader Natalie Bennett met with local campaigners on Friday (August 12) to hear concerns over the new rail link

Rail passengers at London Waterloo worse off in crushing, overcrowded trains

More than a third of services into Waterloo during the morning rush hour are carrying more passengers than designed to hold

Flytipping threatens green space and wildlife at nature reserve near Uxbridge

Endangered species and green spaces are being threatened by fly tipping at Frays Farm Meadows

New images of Cargiant site regeneration released as fourth, and maybe final, consultation begins

Buildings standing 45-storey tall will feature on the site, which will bring with it thousands of new homes and jobs

MPs in favour of expanding Heathrow to strengthen Britain's economy

Third runway ranked top infrastructure project by politicians in recent survey


HS2 line through west London 'could be delayed by a year', government watchdog warns

The government insists the new high-speed rail line, that will travel through west London and to the West Midlands, is still on track

Could this futuristic 'tube' replace London Underground travel with supersonic commutes?

The 'Concorde of commuting', Hyperloop One, is being tested today in the US - but could it come to London?


HS2 line will have 'colossal impact' on Ealing, Minister told as he meets residents

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Robert Goodwill MP visited areas in Ealing following a request from Ealing Central and Acton MP Rupa Huq

Talks of a HS2 tunnel under Hillingdon borough 'back on the table'

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Zac Goldsmith's meeting with Transport Secretary Patrick McLoughlin ended in a new 'working group' set up for the borough to minimise HS2 disruption

New Southall to Brentford rail link could open as early as 2020

Plans for a new service linking Hounslow and the proposed HS2 hub at Old Oak Common are also progressing, according to council chiefs

Zac Goldsmith makes HS2 tunnel vow after meeting Hillingdon residents

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The Conservative Mayoral candidate promises to put pressure on the government, ensuring HS2 is tunnelled under Hillingdon

Heathrow calls on the government and Network Rail to accelerate Western Rail Link

Connecting more passengers from the west and south west to Heathrow will ease congestion on the roads

MP Rupa Huq slams government committee's QC for calling Ealing residents 'tedious' in battle against HS2

Ealing Central & Acton MP Rupa Huq stands with residents, one of whom had their house valued at £0 due to the HS2 plans

Stop HS2 campaigners 'angry and let down' at MP's avoiding third reading vote

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The HS2 Phase 1 Hybrid Bill was voted through at an "overwhelming majority" in just 37 minutes

Hundreds of Hillingdon residents ask questions at HS2 event

Residents of residents had questions to ask HS2 experts, and Stop HS2 made sure they had the answers covered too

Hillingdon Outdoor Activity Centre given closure date for Denham move due to HS2 construction

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HOAC's principal is fighting "tooth and nail" to keep the centre going and invites residents to upcoming public consultations

Boris Johnson's dad compensated for HS2 home sale while Ruislip residents miss out

Stanley Johnson's multi-million home qualified for the 'need to sell' scheme, but Ruislip residents were turned away

HS2 experts and campaigners go head to head and host Ickenham events on same day

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Experts from HS2 Ltd will be spending a day getting to know residents in Ickenham, whilst Stop HS2 campaigners will offer an alternative viewpoint

More disappointment as HS2 Select Committee publishes final report

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Relief for residents as Heathrow Airport spurs are taken out of the Bill, but many other suggestions were vetoed

Brent residents 'urged' to give feedback on Old Oak and Park Royal regeneration plans

Brent Council is said to fully support the new plans and are pushing for more affordable housing

London's largest ever 'build-to-rent' project to be built in Ealing

The former perfume factory site will be replaced by more than 500 new homes that will be available to rent

Residents' alternative HS2 haul road would have 'far more impact' says Wildlife Trust

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The current HS2 haul road would cut through a Site of Special Scientific Interest, but an alternative proposed by residents would damage 'irreplaceable' land

First chance to comment on massive Old Oak and Park Royal regeneration

The land in H&F, Ealing and Brent will see 25,500 new homes and 65,000 jobs

Cost of HS2 construction jumps by 39%

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HS2 say the increase simply shows the difference in cost from 2011 to 2015 but campaigners say the costs don't reflect reality

Council gives March deadline for HS2 traffic mitigation proposals

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Nick Hurd MP, Hillingdon Council, and residents spoke out against the planned haul road at the HS2 Select Committee

Multi-billion pound road and rail investment aims to create more women engineers

30,000 new apprenticeships by 2020 as Crossrail, Transport for London and HS2 get new target contracts

Residents would suffer three years of dumped spoil with HS2 haul road

HS2's proposed haul road through Hillingdon deemed 'irresponsible' and would pollute the environment

Report which 'undermined case for HS2' buried for two years

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The Public Accounts Committee say the document didn't see the light of day because of the unfavourable result it contained'

Residents will propose alternative haul road route to HS2 committee

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Ickenham residents will speak out against HS2 Ltd's additional provision, which they say will cause 'traffic chaos'

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