09.00-10.00                    Public HS2 Information Event & Exhibition       

10.00 – 10.30           Opening Message by Jon Trickett MP for Hemsworth, Shadow Minister for the Cabinet Office and Shadow Lord President of the Council

                                                       HS2 Eastern Route: Rushed, Harmful & Misleading: Jonathan Pile YAHS2

10.30-10.45                How Sheffield is let down by HS2: Natalie Bennett Sheffield Green Party

10.45-11.15                HS2: High Speed to failure : the urgent need for a Strategic Review: Quentin Macdonald HSUK

11.15-11.45                HS2 the Case for a Review – Jonathan Tyler and Professor Tony May of Leeds University 

11.45-12.15                 Why Wakefield opposes HS2 & Wakefield’s view of Transport priorities for West Yorkshire –  Cllr Peter Box & Cllr Matthew Morley:

12.15-12.45              The Economic Case against HS2 plans– Tom Banks Taxpayers Alliance, HSUK

12.45-13.15             2B or not 2B – The case against HS2 & the Eastern Leg – Stop HS2 Joe Rukin


14.00-15.00          Message from Ed Miliband MP (Leader of the Labour Party 2010-2015)

                                                 A Better Alternative for Yorkshire & UK: High Speed UK Proposal: Colin Elliff  

                              HS2 have cooked the books – Transport Watch

15.00-17.00          Ignored Routes & Ignored Alternatives: Hyperloop, Double-Decker Trains, HS1X, 51M, West of Barnsley, East of Doncaster, Meadowhall and                         Meadowhall Hybrid – Jonathan Pile YAHS2


                      How HS2 Limited have lied about the Demolitions Meadowhall V M18 Eastern Route – S Cross/C Matthewman

                                           South Yorkshire’s HS2 Scandal – Mexborough Cllr Sean Gibbons

17.00-18.00         Public HS2 Information Event & Exhibition      

18.00-20.00         The Great Yorkshire HS2 Truth Public Debate – HS2 on trial