Leeds City Council - Archive (HS2)

2019
12
February
2019
| 01:01 Europe/London
Leeds Key to the North aimed at supporting the city’s ambitions for Leeds Station and securing HS2, the first railway to be built north of London in 100 years. Delegation of business and civic leaders attending Parliamentary event with Rail Minist...
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2018
21
December
2018
| 11:27 Europe/London
Leeds City Council has formally responded to HS2 Ltd with its views on their Working Draft Environmental Statement (WDES). The WDES, a non-statutory document, was published by HS2 Ltd in October so they could gain insight into perspectives from lo...
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11
October
2018
| 12:55 Europe/London
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
| 23:50 Europe/London
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
| 01:01 Europe/London
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
| 07:00 Europe/London
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
| 13:03 Europe/London
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
| 00:00 Europe/London
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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