Leeds City Council - Archive (HS2)

2018
11
October
2018
Leeds City Council Leader Councillor Judith Blake has responded to today's confirmation in Parliament of the launch of consultations on the Phase 2b route that will bring HS2 high speed rail into Leeds. She said: “HS2 will be transformational f...
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18
July
2018
Over 300 students from Leeds schools have been getting a glimpse of the future with an award winning scheme offering the chance to develop skills for high speed rail and transport infrastructure-related careers. With HS2 due to provide major emplo...
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15
January
2018
ISSUED ON BEHALF OF WEST YORKSHIRE COMBINED AUTHORITY An ambitious plan to use HS2 as the spark to create thousands of jobs for the Leeds City Region is launched today. Around 300,000 jobs are expected to be created over the period covered by t...
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2016
07
July
2016
In response to the announcement from HS2 Ltd, about the recommended Sheffield station solution, the leader of Leeds City Council, Councillor Judith Blake said: “I welcome this announcement, which completes the proposals for the eastern leg of HS2...
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2015
30
November
2015
Ambitious plans for the redevelopment of Leeds Station into an integrated high-speed transport hub for the city and the Yorkshire region have been released today. The much-anticipated report by the chair of HS2 Ltd Sir David Higgins has revealed h...
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31
May
2015
Leeds City Council has made the following comment after meetings held at the Civic Hall today on transport issues attended by Secretary of State for Transport Patrick McLoughlin MP and the Chairman of HS2 Ltd Sir David Higgins. Following the event...
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