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Closure of the northbound M42 motorway junction 9 to 10

High Speed Two (HS2) is the new high speed railway for Britain. Balfour Beatty VINCI is working in partnership with HS2 Ltd to build the new highspeed railway in your area.

We recently completed extensive works on the M42 motorway between junction 9 (Dunton Interchange) and junction 10 (Tamworth Interchange) to prepare for a bridge to be moved into place over the motorway later this year.

Following surveys... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 14 Jan 2022 09:21 by Dawn Roache

Tags: HS2, road closure

Integrated Rail Plan

The government's plan for delivering and sequencing major rail investment in the North and Midlands has now been published and is available at Integrated Rail Plan for the North and Midlands (

Please go to page 75 for information on the HS2 Phase 2b Eastern Leg.

Posted: Thu, 18 Nov 2021 11:48 by Dawn Roache

Tags: HS2, Integrated Rail Plan

Update from HS2 on the Eastern Leg Phase 2b

Earlier this year the Government made clear in its response to the Oakervee Review its commitment to Phase 2b of HS2, extending high-speed rail from the West Midlands to the North, ensuring we boost capacity, improve connectivity between our regions and share prosperity.

As part of this, the Government plans to present an Integrated Rail Plan for the North and Midlands by the end of the year, informed... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 08 Oct 2020 09:51 by Dawn Roache

Tags: HS2

Latest HS2 Maps

HS2 have published updated maps in preparation for the Community Engagement event taking place at Measham Leisure Centre on Thursday 12th July 2 - 8pm.

Please see the HS2 document below to view the Measham area maps.

For more information please go to

Posted: Tue, 12 Jun 2018 15:56 by Dawn Roache

Tags: HS2; Maps

HS2 Information Event

HS2 Information Event

The event will be held at Measham Leisure Centre on Wednesday
13 September 2017 from 2:00 pm to 8:00 pm

For more information, please call the HS2 Helpdesk
for free on 08081 434 434.

Posted: Wed, 06 Sep 2017 09:09 by Dawn Roache

Tags: HS2

HS2 Information Event

HS2 are holding a public information event on Wednesday 13th September, 2-8 pm at Measham Leisure Centre. For more information see attached document or go to or call 08081434434.

Posted: Fri, 18 Aug 2017 11:40 by Dawn Roache

Tags: HS2

HS2 Consultation Responses

Measham Parish Council agreed their responses to the HS2 consultations at the parish meeting held on the 9th February 2017.

The responses can be viewed at

Members of the Council also urge all members of the community to respond to the consultations before the 9th March deadline.

Posted: Tue, 14 Feb 2017 11:27 by Dawn Roache

Tags: HS2

Statement on HS2 announcement

Members of the parish council received the consultation on the proposed re-alignment of the HS2 route on 15th November at the same time as everyone else.

The parish council are trying to arrange a public meeting with HS2 Ltd in order for residents to have the opportunity to raise questions and concerns about the proposals.

HS2 Ltd are also in the process of planning a public exhibition in the village... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 16 Nov 2016 13:59 by Dawn Roache

Tags: HS2

HS2 Route Refinement Consultation 2016

HS2 Route Refinement  Consultation 2016

Government sets out its preferred route for Phase 2 of HS2 from Crewe to Manchester and the West Midlands to Leeds.

Posted: Tue, 15 Nov 2016 10:57 by Dawn Roache

Tags: HS2; consultation