Keir Starmer

Generation HS2? New MP Keir Starmer warns select committee that children will grow up with construction work

A GENERATION of children will grow up “knowing nothing other than construction works” unless the “unsustainable” plan to build a multi-billion-pound HS2 station in Euston is abandoned, Sir Keir Starmer warned the House of Commons on Tuesday.

The new Labour MP for Holborn and St Pancras made the case for terminating the £50billion north-to-south line at Old Oak Common, in west London, during a two-hour evidence session in front of a cross-party select committee investigating the plans.

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