ITV Tonight - High-Speed Rail: Is It Worth It? (2016)
HDTV | 1280 x 720 | .MP4/AVC @ 2349 Kbps | 24mn 22s | English AAC 160 Kbps, 2 channels | 439 MB
£56 billion. It’s an unimaginable amount of money. Yet this is the sum that the government says is currently needed to propel our transport system into the future - by building High Speed 2, a 250 mph railway linking some of the UK’s major cities - London, Birmingham, Leeds and Manchester. It will cut journey times: London to Birmingham in under 50 minutes; London to Manchester in an hour and eight minutes.