HS2 consulation - have your say

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Trent and Mersey

HS2 will now cross the Trent and Mersey in 3 places. At Billinge Green Flash on the Trent and Mersey Canal near Rudheath Northwich this will result in a 20 metre embankment to carry HS2 over the canal and surrounding floodplain. Although work on this proposal starts in the future, now is the time to respond to the consultation before March 9th 2017. Once the plans are accepted it will be to late to do anything.

If you'd like to be involved in the consultation please click on the links below for the route details and the full map.

https://www.gov.uk/government/consultations/hs2-crewe-to-manchester-west-midlands-to-leeds-route-refinement-consultation-2016

https://www.gov.uk/government/uploads/system/uploads/attachment_data/file/567515/Western_leg_route_engineering_report.pdf

https://www.gov.uk/government/uploads/system/uploads/attachment_data/file/567958/Route_section_HSM10_plan_and_profile_map_4_of_6_C320-AEC-RT-DPP-220-065104.pdf

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