Heseltine: establish development corporations to cut HS2 costs

The government should 'immediately' establish urban development corporations in areas earmarked for stations for the proposed High Speed Two (HS2) rail link in order to cut the costs of the project, former deputy prime minister Lord Heseltine is due to say in a speech in which he will fiercely defend the controversial scheme.

by Michael Donnelly
Lord Heseltine
Lord Heseltine

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