By Daily Mail Reporter
Published: 00:33 BST, 1 April 2019 | Updated: 02:02 BST, 1 April 2019
Ministers have delayed approval for HS2 spending over worries about the project’s mounting costs.
A formal ‘notice to proceed’ on major construction works for the first phase of the high-speed railway has been put back by six months until December.
The Government-owned firm in charge of the project is now likely to fall short of its aim of starting work on bridges