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High Speed 2 Railway Line

Question for Department for Transport

UIN 220720, tabled on 13 February 2019

To ask the Secretary of State for Transport, how many (a) HS2 Ltd personnel and (b) staff in his Department working on High Speed 2 have accommodation away from home paid for by HS2 Ltd or his Department for more than two nights per month.

Answered on

18 February 2019

a) There were a small number of HS2 Ltd personnel who stayed away from home for a minimum of 2 nights each month through 2018.

b) There were no DFT staff working on HS2 that had hotel accommodation for a minimum of 2 nights each month paid for by the Department through 2018.

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