Referendum 2014
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The Scottish independence referendum and the debate about Scotland's constitutional future
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HS2 Compensation Update | Wright Hassall

HS2 Compensation Update | Wright Hassall | Referendum 2014 | Scoop.it
In advance of the second reading of the Hybrid Bill for HS2, scheduled for 28 April, the government has announced revised compensation rules.
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Taxpayers in Scotland will be obliged to pay for a large chunk of this.

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Warning 2014 poll may hit HS2 plan

PLANS to extend the controversial High Speed 2 rail scheme to Scotland could be scuppered by independence, the Coalition Government has indicated.
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Given that the carrot is a phantom the stick can be no more than an illusion.

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Darling u-turns to cover up HS2 mistake #Indyref

Darling u-turns to cover up HS2 mistake #Indyref | Referendum 2014 | Scoop.it
HS2 'High-Speed 2' is a white elephant of a transport project with little or no economic benefit to the UK as a whole and a hugely damaging economic impact on Scotland.
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