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High Speed 2 Railway Line: Buckinghamshire

Question for Department for Transport

UIN 220716, tabled on 13 February 2019

To ask the Secretary of State for Transport, what estimate his Department has made of the (a) proportion and (b) value of the spoil suitable for commercial sale from the tunnels for High Speed Two in Buckinghamshire.

Answered on

18 February 2019

No material arising from the tunnel would be suitable for commercial sale. 100% of the material will be utilised in the scheme for landscaping on the Western Valley Slopes, the area of restoration to the south of the Chiltern Tunnel South Portal.

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