You can find details and dates for events (online at the moment) from the HS2 Community Engagement Team here. (Please note these are run by staff and representatives of HS2):
Please do attend and ask them questions and ask for written information about how HS2 will affect you now and in the future.
Hillingdon HS2 Residents Support Group continues to meet regularly with local politicians, residents associations, HS2 and their contractors on your behalf.
In October 2018 HS2 ran four community events with their contractors and Transport for London across the London Borough of Hillingdon – in Ickenham, Ruislip, Harefield and Uxbridge. The events focussed on the HS2 works that will be taking place around those respective areas. Their teams were on hand to discuss these works and answer questions.
Info was provided about:
- Plans for the portal in West Ruislip, the headhouse at the vent shaft in South Ruislip
- The proposed new Ruislip golf course design
- Traffic and lorry routes
- Further work at Breakspear Road South
- Plans for traffic improvements at Swakeleys Roundabout
- Feedback from previous Colne Valley Viaduct engagement events held in March 2018
- Archaeological investigations
You can see the boards that were on display here.
March 2018 – Colne Valley Viaduct design events in Harefield, Ickenham, Denham, West Hyde and Maple Cross
February 2017 – Colne Valley Park, Reducing the Impacts of HS2 events in Harefield, Denham and Maple Cross
November 2016 -Lords Select Committee appearances
13th October 3-9pm St Giles, Ickenham:
3rd November 3-9pm Village Hall:
5th November – 11am-3pm, Harefield Academy:
12th Sept 2016 – HS2 Ltd. Ruislip tunnel information event, Barn Hotel, Ruislip.
19th March – HS2 Ltd information event, HOAC
8th March – HS2 Ltd information event, Ickenham Village Hall
Select committee appearances – see details here
Various meetings with petitioners, Hillingdon Council and MPs ongoing
From 10th March – Colne Valley petitioners appear before HS2 Select Committee.
21st January -petitioning meetings for petitioners in Hillingdon
15th January – select committee visit to Colne Valley / Hillingdon
16th December – committee meeting / AGM
8th December – Hillingdon Against HS2 met Boris Johnson
Various petitioning events – run by Ickenham and Harefield Residents Associations
28th April from 12pm – protest outside parliament
21st February – fundraising comedy night at the comedy bunker, West Ruislip21st January – drop in for advice on hybrid bill / environmental statement 11am-2pm – Ickenham Library
17th January- drop in for advice on hybrid bill / environmental statement 11am-2pm – Ruislip Library (Manor Farm)
4th December – the compensation consultation deadline
30th November – Harefield public HS2 meeting (1.30 – 3pm) Park Lane Village Centre – chaired by Cllr Richard Barnes
25th November – Stop HS2 Event (10.30am) – Westminster
11th November – Harefield Tenants and Residents Association –meeting (7.30pm) Park Lane Village Centre – all welcome
1st November – Compensation Consultation Drop In (3.30 -5pm), Harefield Library
25th October – Compensation Consultation Drop In (3.30 -5pm), Harefield Library
18th October – Compensation Consultation Drop In (3.30 -5pm), Harefield Library
14th October – 463 people attended our event for information and support. Compensation Consultation Event, Ruislip Rugby Club (12-8pm), HS2 Ltd. were at the Barn Hotel that day. The event was covered by the Guardian – read here.
11th October – Compensation Consultation Drop In (3.30 -5pm), Harefield Library
4th October – Colne Valley Compensation Event by Hs2 Ltd (12-8pm), Denham Village Memorial Hall
26th September – Colne Valley Community Forum
20th September – Denham Against HS2 Fundraising Quiz Night
16th September -Ruislip and Ickenham Community Forum
11th July – Draft Environmental Statement Consultation ended.
4th of July – Hillingdon Against HS2 event drop-in Harefield Library 4pm to 7pm. Around 200 people came for information and a chat. Thank you to all that came along!
29th June – Stop HS2 Convention in Staffordshire – people from York to London came along to find out more about campaigning, networking and practical ideas. Hillingdon Against Hs2 ran 2 sessions for new campaigners on social media and community forums.
17th June – Hillingdon Against HS2 Information Event. 700 local people dropped in for support, information and a chat. Thank you to those who came and for all donations recently received.
HS2 Ltd.’s Consultation Event in south Ruislip – 23rd May – poorly advertised and therefore poorly attended
Quiz night – March 2013
Compensation Consultation Roadshow and our Alternative Roadshow
Ongoing community forums (note these have been unilaterally stopped by HS2 Ltd. as of Feb 2013)
Hillingdon Against HS2 AGM
Hillingdon hosted AGAHST September meeting
Westminster Protest – July 12
Ickenham Information Day
Harefield public meeting Q&A with M.P Nick Hurd