HS2 in Hansard 15/07/2014

High Speed 2 Railway Line

Helen Jones: To ask the Secretary of State for Transport
what assessment he has made of the
PricewaterhouseCoopers’ report on the HS2 property
bond scheme; and if he will make a statement. [205032]

Mr Goodwill: The PWC report on the proposed HS2
property bond was considered when formulating the
Government’s response to the Property Compensation
Consultation 2013 for the London-West Midlands HS2
route published on 9 April. Section 8.3 of the Decision
Document deals specifically with the analysis undertaken,
including the PWC report. The Decision Document is
available at:

https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/hs2-propertycompensation-
consultation-2013-for-the-london-to-westmidlands-
route-decision-document

Helen Jones: To ask the Secretary of State for
Transport what assessment he has made of the change
in value of properties within 500 metres of the
proposed route of High Speed 2 through Rixton and
Culcheth; and to what extent and on what basis his
calculation of that change included an estimated local
benefit from that line. [205033]

Mr Goodwill: No specific assessment has been conducted
on this issue.

 

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