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Environmental statement

What is the environmental statement?

The environmental statement was produced with the high speed rail (London – West Midlands) bill and was sent to public consultation which ended in early 2014. 

The statement includes:

  • likely significant environmental impacts along the route
  • measures to manage and reduce these

Our response to the consultation is below:

The environmental statement and a guide to the environmental statement can be found on the .gov website.

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