News & Events
18th Oct 2018
Last month HS2 announced that it was to delay the submission of the Hybrid Bill for Phase 2B of the route until 2020 so that it could work with the Northern Powerhouse Rail to enhance the East – West links and improve the service as a whole. Since then HS2 has subsequently published two key draft documents which will support the Hybrid Bill, for consultation
4th Sep 2018
Key legislation for Phase 2B of the HS2 line to Manchester and Leeds, which was expected to be submitted to Parliament in 2019, will now not be submitted until 2020.
13th Nov 2017
We are delighted to announce the promotion of Stephen Lashmar to Director to mark his contribution to Roger Hannah & Co.
24th Jul 2017
Although the Department of Transport advise that only 16 properties on the Shimmer Estate will be demolished to make way for the HS2 railway, the newly confirmed plans indicate that a much greater number of houses are likely to be affected.
17th Jul 2017
Whilst the preferred route of Phase 2b was safeguarded in November 2016, today’s announcement serves to remove any uncertainty regarding the actual fulfilment of the Phase 2b plans, whilst providing absolute clarity concerning the government’s intentions for the project.
10th Jul 2017
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17th Mar 2017
For a property owner affected by either High Speed 2 or any other Compulsory Purchase Order (CPO), it is critical that they have confidence in the professional appointed to advise them.
24th Feb 2017
This marks the end of a long parliamentary timetable effectively started in 2010 with the first round of public consultation before the decision to proceed with HS2 was made in January 2012.
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 ....
16th Sep 2016
MPs are not convinced that Phase 1 of HS2, London to Birmingham, will open at the end of 2026, as planned.