High Speed UK -
Introducing High Speed UK (HSUK)…
HSUK has been developed by professional railway engineers to offer the people of the UK a real choice to the failing HS2 proposals.
HSUK’s blend of new high speed lines, upgraded existing routes and restored abandoned routes has been designed to achieve the following 8 primary objectives:
Click on each point to learn how HSUK’s designed national network outperforms HS2 in every possible way.
Our Challenge to the Government and HS2 Ltd…
HSUK’s comprehensively superior performance as a national railway network raises massive questions as to the competence and the integrity of the processes by which the HS2 project has developed so far:
Our Challenge to the Government and HS2 Ltd is simple.
Please explain how HS2 and associated schemes (Northern Powerhouse Rail, Midlands Rail Hub etc) will deliver the best railway network for the people of the UK.
Please explain why those charged with developing HS2 have consistently rejected the superior-
Our Challenge to the people of the UK is even simpler.
The United Kingdom deserves the best possible railway system, delivering the greatest possible connectivity and capacity for the least possible cost and environmental impact. It’s the Government’s responsibility to deliver this.
Please hold your Government to account.
For further information please consult:
Our latest short presentation.
Our latest longer presentation.
“HS2 modelling is shocking, biased and bonkers.”
Margaret Hodge, Chair, Public Accounts Committee
“No economic case for HS2... it will destroy jobs and force businesses to close.”
Institute of Economic Affairs
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