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High Speed 2 Railway Line: Buckinghamshire

Question for Department for Transport

UIN 216885, tabled on 5 February 2019

To ask the Secretary of State for Transport, what the most recent estimate is of the number of HS2 Ltd workers planned to be housed near the Phase one line in the Chesham and Amersham and Aylesbury constituencies.

Answered on

8 February 2019

The Environmental Statement has 2 main areas of accommodation sites for construction workers in the Aylesbury area. The A41 Bicester Road has living accommodation for 60-200 people and the Small Dean Compound (near Wendover) has living accommodation for 170-240 people. There is no provision for living accommodation at the vent shaft sites in the Chesham and Amersham constituency.

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