Chancellor of the Exchequer, George Osborne
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HS3 rail link needs 'kick-starting'

Plans for a new high-speed railway between Manchester and Leeds need to be kick-started if George Osborne's Northern Powerhouse is to become a reality, according to a new report.

The National Infrastructure Commission (NIC) also called for improvements on the most congested part of the M62 to be sped up.

Richard Westcott reports.

  • 15 Mar 2016