High Speed 2 will cost £106.4 billion - almost double the amount claimed by Theresa May - official review panel told  Politics
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A paper submitted to an inquiry set up by Boris Johnson suggests that the official estimate maintained by Mrs May's government fell some £50 billion short of the likely final costs of the scheme.


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james
Trains are for heavy freight not people? Buses, with tyres, bus lanes etc were invented later for people?

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Arlen
Worth every penny...

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paulsmith
Cameron's and Osbournes investor mates are laughing all the way to their banks...or off_shore accounts !

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linda
There is no excuse for continuing with this ruinously expensive, socially and environmentally destructive white elephant.

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jadelson
And he reckons he can build a bridge to Ireland for £15 billion - yer 'avin a larff!
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