High Speed 2
That is why we are working with local residents, businesses and communities to seek to minimise the disruption they experience from HS2 and to make the case that any proposals should maximise community benefits and regeneration opportunities. Read our Mitigation Asks here.
Camden faces the highest levels of disruption from HS2 of all the areas on the route.
- Up to 500 homes could be destroyed or rendered uninhabitable.
- Hundreds of homes and businesses, and thousands of people, will be impacted by multiple construction works often lasting for a decade or longer.
- Drummond Street, Camden’s vibrant curry mile, will be hugely disrupted.
- St James Gardens, historic cemetery and open space will be severely diminished.
- Maria Fidelis School faces 10 years of blight and disruption to education.
- Vent shafts at Adelaide Road, Alexandra Place and Cobourg Street will result in the loss of businesses, and residential and open space.
Find out how you might be affected by reading about the impacts on your ward.
- December 2014: Maria Fidelis School to be consolidated on one site
- December 2014: Latest from the Select Committee
- November 2014: Architects for HS2 replacement homes revealed
- November 2014: Camden leader criticises HS2 nomination for community engagement award
- November 2014: Replacement homes architects workshop
Keep up to date
Sign up to our regular HS2 newsletter and keep up to date.
Have your say
Your views are vital in helping to shape our actions and we want to make sure that you have the opportunity to tell us what you think and share your ideas on HS2. If there is anything you would like to bring to our attention, please do get in touch with us at email@example.com