There is a proposal to put the High Speed Rail line (HS2) at Mile Oak on the
It would continue towards Hopwas on a massive embankment until reaching Hopwas Woods which it will damage.
It would then go to Whittington.
This will be a highly visible and noisy rail line and it will scar the Tamworth landscape. It would be a massive intrusion due to crossing the high ground over Hopwas Hill.
If this happens:
The route decision will be made before Christmas. If you want to be kept informed or to get more information register by email at: stop.hs2.tamworthroute.co.uk
If you want to object please send emails/letters to your MP : Christopherpincher.firstname.lastname@example.org
Christopher Pincher MP, House of Commons, London SW1A 0AA
And to Philip Hammond MP , Secretary of State for Transport: Philip.email@example.com
Philip Hammond MP , Secretary of State for Transport,Department of Transport,Great Minster House,76 Marsham Street, London,SW1P 4DR
If you want to object or make a difference you must act now before the final route decision is made.