HS2 route through Berkswell & Balsall could be safeguarded before week’s out

The London to Birmingham route-section for HS2 could be ‘safeguarded’ by the end of this week, a significant step among many, given that such a move would prevent any other forms of development work which might interfere with the planned route. This would also trigger the the Statutory Blight process for affected domestic and commercial property owners along the route.


For more information about recent developments, including this week’s COmmon’s vote on the HS2 Preparation (Paving) Bill, see this report at the Knight Frank blog:


High Speed Rail safeguarding imminent