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20 Miles More: ResPublica supports a new campaign to extend HS2 to Liverpool

31st January 2014

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ResPublica's Phillip Blond helps launch the 20 Miles More campaign to extend HS2 to Liverpool

Read the 20 Miles More letter here.

The signees:

  • Phillip Blond, Director, ResPublica
  • Tom Cannon, Professor of Strategic Development, University of Liverpool Management School
  • Earl of Derby, President of Liverpool, Knowsley and Sefton Chambers of Commerce
  • Sir Peter Hall, Professor of Planning and Regeneration, The Bartlett, UCL
  • Tom Morris, Founder, Home Bargains
  • Jim Teasdale, Chief Executive, Mersey Maritime Group
  • Geoff Wainwright, Founder and Executive Director, 2Bio
  • Guy Wallis, Co-founder, DWF; founder, Liverpool in London Business Embassy
  • Ian Wray, Professor, Heseltine Institute for Public Policy, University of Liverpool

Press Coverage:

Financial TimesThe leaving-out of Liverpool is wrong

The TelegraphExtend HS2 to Liverpool, campaigners say

Video Interview for Bay TV Liverpool20 Miles More campaign demands Liverpool link for HS2

The Business DeskLiverpool pushes for HS2 link

Fresh Business ThinkingHS2 in Liverpool

Liverpool Echo – Liverpool takes HS2 rail fight to governmentLiverpool will be ‘strangled’ unless it gets HS2 railway line

The Liverpool ConfidentialLiverpool link to HS2 demanded in new campaign

Insider Media Limited‘Overwhelming’ case to take HS2 to Liverpool

To find out more about the campaign, please visit

Join the debate online:

@20milesmore | @Res_Publica#hs2liverpool

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