BORIS Johnson has finally given the £106 billion high-speed rail-link HS2 the green light.
The Prime Minister made the announcement in the Commons, and promised it would give Brits “more time with your family”.
Mr Johnson said that despite “poor management” he believes in the “fundamental value” of HS2, as he gave the go-ahead to the rail scheme.
He said: “Today the Cabinet has given high-speed rail the green signal – we are going to get this done.
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In This: Boris Johnson
Alexander Boris de Pfeffel Johnson is a British politician, writer, and former journalist, who has served as Prime Minister of the United Kingdom and Leader of the Conservative Party since 2019. He was Foreign Secretary from 2016 to 2018 and Mayor of London from 2008 to 2016.