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Trafford Council Supports Warburton Residents Around HS2

Trafford Council Leader and member of the Government’s HS2 Growth Task Force Councillor Matt Colledge reinforced his and the Council’s determination and commitment to continue lobbying on behalf of residents living in Warburton. Cllr Colledge said “I clearly recognise the huge economic benefits HS2 will bring to Greater Manchester and …

The Fight Goes On

People from all over Cheshire have reacted angrily after attending a Consultation Event promoting the HS2 high-speed railway that cuts through Warrington. Hundreds of people visited the Consultation Roadshow, mounted by HS2 Ltd at Culcheth Sports Club yesterday. But an exit poll carried out by members of local Actions Groups …

ABLE Press Release – Monday 22nd July

Phase 2 HS2 Consultation Now Underway Over 130 residents against HS2 attended the recent ABLE (Agden, Broomedge, Lymm East) awareness meeting at Little Bollington. The organisers were encouraged by the turnout which showed the strong feelings local people have about phase 2 of the high speed rail line (HS2) which is planned to …

Are we ABLE to Stop HS2? – These walkers hope so

More than 60 people gathered at the Wheatsheaf Pub in Lymm on Sunday morning to walk around part of the preferred route for the High Speed Rail – HS2.  The walkers included families, friends, children, babies in pushchairs and dogs! The 3.5 mile walk took in the beautiful views down Agden Brow …

Do Your Bit To Help Stop HS2

HS2 WILL AFFECT YOU!! SIGNIFICANT visual impact Property values WILL decrease Property sales WILL diminish The area WILL suffer all the disruption with NO economic benefit There WILL be a viaduct as high as Thelwall viaduct The taxes YOU pay are funding this project When the declared budget was £32bn it …

Rixton with Glazebrook HS2 Action Group – HS2 Update

Two representatives from the Action Group attended the conference and here is a brief overview of the day’s events; The event was a fantastic opportunity to meet with other Action Groups up and down the proposed line, some of which have been fighting this for 3 years – good contacts …

HS2AA Announce £100k Appeal Fund Target Met

HS2AA have today announced that they have met their target for the Judicial Review Appeal and want send a big thank you to all the groups who contributed, including the Rixton with Glazebrook Action Group. Hilary Wharf, Director HS2AA, said “The British public have joined the National Audit Office (NAO) and Major Projects …

RwGAG Meeting With Helen Jones MP

The Rixton with Glazebrook Action Group had a long meeting with Helen Jones MP last month. The meeting was very informative, she told us that we had her full support in our efforts to try to stop the line coming through our parish. She thought that the best way to achieve …

One Voice Against HS2 in Cheshire

One Voice Against HS2 in Cheshire is a small group of Pickmere residents who are directly affected by the preferred route of the railway. Our aim is to keep local people informed and aware of all HS2 developments , opposition etc. We will be having a stand at the Cheshire Show …

Black Swan Farmers Market Saturday April 13th 2013

The sun came out to play on Saturday as we set up our “Stop HS2” stand at the Black Swan Farmers Market.  Whilst the sunshine didn’t stay very long, it set us up for a good day! We were showcasing the maps of the proposed route and it was quite …

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