Taxpayers will lose out with HS2

Dr Richard Wellings speaks to BBC WM

Speaking to BBC WM's The Paul Franks Show, Dr Richard Wellings, Deputy Editorial Director at the Institute of Economic Affairs, says that the government's plans for High Speed 2 are based on a series of flawed assumptions and will end up costing the taxpayer far more than initially advertised.

Listen here (interview starts at 2:20:46).