HS2 Receives Royal Assent

HS2 has now cleared both House of Parliament and received Royal Assent. This means that preparatory works can now begin including ground works, moving utilities and environment and habitat protection for wildlife before major construction begins. We understand that...

HS2 – Ground Investigation Notification

Beginning this week, one of HS2’s contractors will be drilling on private land parallel to Diddington Lane.  This is currently scheduled to continue into October 2016.  The following article provides information from HS2 about the duration of work, what to...

HS2 Ground Investigations – Update

Following the meeting Hampton-in-Arden Parish Council had with Jonathan Lord, HS2 have provided the following information regarding the HS2 survey works happening in the Parish. The following article details upcoming HS2 GI works happening within the Parish: HS2...

HS2 Preliminary Work

HS2  tell us that pre-construction ground investigation works will be happening at roadsides and in fields along the line of the proposed railway at the eastern end of the village from the end of September 2016 for several weeks. They assure us that any disruption to...

HS2 Update

The Parish Council, together with the Hampton-in-Arden Society and The Hampton HS2 Action Group continue to lobby for mitigation of the impact of HS2 on the village. We have each been invited to address the House Of Lords Select Committee in July and will argue for: *...