HS2 connection moved forward – The Crewe to Birmingham HS2 link is to be open six years ahead of schedule. The Government stated that this would deliver a major boost to the Midlands, Northern powerhouse and Scotland. This section of HS2 has therefore been re designated Phase 2a. For the full news item follow the link.

https://portaldirector.wordpress.com/2015/12/03/ministers-announce-faster-schedule-for-part-of-hs2/