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Scrap HS2 to ease government debt crisis

The recent announcement that the projected cost of Crossrail 2 has risen to £27 billion should be cause for deep concern within the Treasury. Added to High Speed 2 and High Speed 3, this means the total budget of just three planned or proposed rail schemes could be close to £100 billion – or perhaps even higher, given the… 495 more words


Sixty Years On

I must have been about seven, when I went with my father to Earls Court to see the Printing Exhibition.

My father didn’t like deep tube lines, which I’d always put down to an experience during the Second World War. 444 more words