LETTER: Plans show folly of HS2 scheme

An artist's impression of how HS2 could look
An artist's impression of how HS2 could look

THE latest revelations regarding the cost and impact of Leeds Station proposals for HS2 further demonstrate the folly of the existing scheme.

Leeds Station already needs greater capacity, this can be resolved and HS2 accommodated within the existing station area by turning the present car park into additional platforms, with a multi-storey car park above.

R Townend, Wakefield