Transport Select Committee: Questioning Allan Cook, Chair of HS2

In this week’s Transport Select Committee session, we questioned Allan Cook, the chair of High Speed 2 (HS2), on the progress of the project and discussed potential barriers it faces.

I asked him whether we had lost our bottle when it came to delivering large, long-term infrastructure projects in this country. I received an impassioned response about the benefits of this ambitious programme.

Watch the exchange here: