Not Nimby-ism

  • Oxfordshire and its adjoining shire counties are all in central England, and it is obvious that roads and rail lines linking London and the south to northern England, Wales and the west country will pass through these counties.
  • Where possible, Nicholas believes it is better to improve existing infrastructure.
  • Nicholas does not object in principle to new routes, provided there are strong business cases to support them.
  • HS2 does not meet this test.