HS2 & It’s Impact on One Town

My blog post this week looks at the High Speed 2 railway line and it’s impact on the town of Long Eaton in Derbyshire:

I feel myself torn between being on the pro and anti side for the construction of the High Speed Two railway line. There are many positive benefits to the construction of HS2 as well as negative impacts and the money spent on HS2 could be better used to upgrade and providing extra capacity to our largely late Victorian railway network to bring it up to a modern and efficient railway network for the modern age. As an example of the positive and negative impacts of HS2 I decided to look at the route it will take through my old hometown of Long Eaton and the positive and negative impacts HS2 will have on the overall area. Continue Reading >>

Edward Kendall
http://www.RailwayManiac.com

CAS Weekly 12/12/15

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HS2: The Good, The Bad And The Derby

With the likelihood that the High Speed 2 railway line will go ahead there are still many arguments and concerns regarding this new high-speed railway line in terms of its infrastructure, route, environmental impact and the overall cost. Head over to RailwayManiac.com to hear Edward’s views on the best and worst parts of HS2’s design.

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CAS Weekly 23/11/15

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CAS Weekly 06/10/15

After a week of many things happening which sadly kept me away from the site, the CAS Weekly is back!

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