News & Events
15th Nov 2016
The Government has set out its preferred route for the northern phase of HS2 which will run from Crewe to Manchester and the West Midlands into Leeds. There does however remain hesitancy in how to deal with ....
27th Oct 2016
Stephen’s presentation provided an overview of the CPO process and the issues associated with it, followed by an in-depth examination of the need for reform over both CPO’s and the Housing & Planning Act 2016.
27th Oct 2016
Angela Juszczyk from Roger Hannah & Co was discussing the allowance of the £1bn Heathrow Runway compensation pot as guest expert on the Jeremy Vine Show last night.
25th Oct 2016
Affected homeowners are on course to receive the highest level of compensation payments received for any other major infrastructure project in the UK.
28th Sep 2016
A Compulsory Purchase Order (CPO) being promoted by The London Borough of Southwark to regenerate the Aylesbury Estate has been rejected by the Secretary of State following a Public Inquiry.
16th Sep 2016
MPs are not convinced that Phase 1 of HS2, London to Birmingham, will open at the end of 2026, as planned.
2nd Dec 2015
On 30th November the Government and HS2 Limited confirmed the route of Phase 2 from Fradley in Leicestershire to Crewe in Cheshire and issued safeguarding directions for what is referred to as Phase 2a. This step follows the Chancellor’s announcement last week that the route from the West Midlands to Crewe will be opened six years earlier than planned in 2027.
28th Sep 2015
Last week HS2 Limited issued a series of progress updates for sections of the route, principally for Phase 1 (London to Birmingham) but also for Phase 2 (Birmingham to Leeds / Manchester and beyond).
19th Jun 2015
The Government has confirmed that construction will begin on Phase 1 of HS2 in 2017.