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: *...

HS2 Additional Provision 2 & 4

Additional Provision 2 On July 16th 2015 Additional provisions to the HS2 Hybrid Bill and 2 new Environmental Statements were published and as far as Hampton is concerned the main changes involve: A viaduct from Patricks Farm crossing the B4102 and the Blythe valley...

The Background to HS2

On 25th November 2013 the HS2 Environmental Statement was released by the Government. It is a very detailed plan for the construction programme of HS2 and forms the basis of the Hybrid Bill, the parliamentary go ahead for the scheme. The documents number thousands of...