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HS2: Going off the Rails?

We thought you might be interested in a BBC Panorama broadcast this evening (17th December 2018).  Thousands of home and businesses are affected and land is already being cleared to make way for the new High Speed 2 train line – the biggest infrastructure project in Europe. HS2 has a […]

June 2018 Update

SRCG Press Release: Response to assurances and draft agreement made by HS2 Ltd to Staffordshire County Council dated 8th May 2018 The Stone Railhead Crisis Group (SRCG) is very disappointed with the details of the draft agreement that has been reached between Staffordshire County Council (SCC) and HS2 Ltd, which […]

May 2018 Update

Stone IMB-R (HS2 2017 design): Very bad   Stone IMB-R (HS2 2018 design): Much worse    Stone without the IMB-R: This is what the SRCG is fighting for!  Hello all, welcome to the May 2018 news update. Firstly, we would like to apologise for the lack of updates on the […]

Crowdfunding Hits First Major Milestone

We would just like to let you all know that the crowdfunding site has reached its first milestone of £5000. This is a good start and we still have until the 14th April before our first crowdfunding exercise comes to a close. We have also received many donations via the […]

Petitioning Crowdfunding Site Announced

We would like to extend a big Thank You to all those who attended the public event on the 18th Feb 2018. For those who could not attend the meeting, during the AGM the SRCG gave details about its strategic plan going forward, the Petitioning process, and the launch of […]

Campaigners: Don’t build HS2 railhead here!

Campaigners fighting plans for a ‘railhead’ near their town have unveiled an alternative scheme at a ‘superior’ site. Stone Railhead Crisis Group (SRCG) fear HS2’s proposals for a construction hub on land near Yarnfield will create traffic chaos. Now members are trying to convince HS2 Ltd they have identified a […]