HS2 will support 15,000 jobs by 2020

New forecasts show that HS2 will support 15,000 jobs by 2020, giving more people the security of a job and creating opportunities for British businesses to up-skill their workforce.

The ambitious programme of skills, employment and education set out today will see the economic benefits of HS2 fully realised across the UK, boosting productivity and sharing prosperity across the country.