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Suggested responses to consultation questions

To help residents understand the issues we are publishing the council's suggested responses to the consultation below which can be used as reference if you want them to represent your views.


Do you agree that there is a strong case for enhancing the capacity and performance of Britain's inter-city rail network to support economic growth over the coming decades?
Do you agree that the national high speed rail network from London to Birmingham, Leeds and Manchester (The Y Network) would provide the best value for money solution (best balance of cost benefits) for enhancing rail capacity and performance?
Do you agree with the Government's proposals for a phased roll-out of a national high speed network and for links to Heathrow and the High Speed 1 line to the Channel Tunnel?
Do you agree with the principles and specification used by HS2 Ltd to underpin its proposals for high speed rail lines and the route selection process HS2 Ltd undertook?
Do you agree that the Government's proposed route, including the approach proposed for mitigating its impacts, is the best option for a new high speed rail line between London and the West Midlands?
Do you wish to comment on the Appraisal of Sustainability of the Government's proposed route between London and the West Midlands that has been published to inform this consultation?
Do you agree with the options set out to assist those whose properties lose a significant amount of value as a result of any new high speed line?
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