Former Welsh secretary Dame Cheryl Gillan has passed away at the age of 68 after a lengthy illness, the Conservative Party has confirmed.
Anti-HS2 protests and the coronavirus pandemic have contributed to the project facing new “cost pressures” of £800 million, the Government has announced.
Plans for what is thought to be a world-first carbon neutral skyscraper development to be built in Birmingham have been hailed by regional political leaders as “exciting”.
Three people who tunnelled underground outside Euston station to protest against HS2 redevelopment, including veteran campaigner Daniel Hooper, known as Swampy, have been granted bail.
The final anti-HS2 activist in a network of tunnels in London’s Euston Square Gardens has been removed.
An anti-HS2 activist who spent almost a month underground in a network of tunnels in central London has denied aggravated trespass.
An environmental activist evicted from the network of tunnels beneath Euston Square Gardens in protest at the HS2 railway line is due to appear in court.
An environmental activist who spent almost a month holed up underground in protest at the HS2 railway line has been removed from a tunnel near London’s Euston Station.
An injunction has been won against protesters who have occupied a site close to London’s Euston station, the company developing the national high-speed railway has said.
A 16-year-old anti-HS2 campaigner has left a network of tunnels near Euston Station after 22 days living underground.
An environmental protester who recently emerged from a network of underground tunnels near London’s Euston station has appeared in court.
Another of the anti-HS2 campaigners occupying a network of underground tunnels near Euston station has voluntarily left overnight.
Legislation for Phase 2a of HS2 has passed its final hurdle.
Protesters objecting to the HS2 rail link have daubed the front of the Department of Transport with pink paint.
Two anti-HS2 campaigners who recently emerged from tunnels dug near Euston station have had breach of bail proceedings against them withdrawn in court.
Anti-HS2 protesters have come face-to-face with bailiffs in tunnels dug near Euston station in London, as efforts to evict them continue.
HS2 will be vital for enabling people to meet each other unless teleportation becomes a reality, Transport Secretary Grant Shapps has claimed.
Anti-HS2 protesters say they will stay in underground tunnels for as long as it takes even after a judge rejected a legal bid to halt efforts to evict them.
Anti-HS2 protesters say efforts to evict them from tunnels under a small central London park are “dangerous” as they prepare to spend a sixth night underground.
Campaigners camping out in tunnels in central London have been warned “they are putting themselves in even greater danger” by not leaving as weather conditions worsen.
HS2 campaigners involved in an underground protest in central London have said “liquid mud” is pouring into one of their tunnels.
Police have arrested five anti-HS2 railway protesters involved with occupying a central London park, as officials warn those still in underground tunnels are at risk of suffocation or drowning.
Police have arrested anti-HS2 railway protesters involved with occupying a central London park as other activists remained in a 100-foot network of tunnels dug underground.
Protesters who have dug tunnels under a central London park in opposition to the HS2 rail development say they will not be coming out “anytime soon”.
An HS2 archaeological dig has uncovered one of the best persevered 16th century ornamental gardens ever discovered in England, rivalling those of Henry VIII’s Hampton Court Palace.
Protesters campaigning against the HS2 rail development are continuing to dig tunnels in a central London park despite evictions taking place, fellow demonstrators have claimed.
Protesters have been evicted from a central London park after they dug tunnels and set up a makeshift camp in opposition to the HS2 rail development.
Protesters who have dug a 100ft tunnel network under a small central London park they claim is at risk from the HS2 development said bailiffs have moved in.
Protesters said they have dug and are ready to occupy a 100ft tunnel network under a small central London park they claim is at risk from the HS2 line development.
Irresponsible – clearly what universities should be labelled, not what one would expect from an academic institution that teaches medical science.