But locals are fighting against plans to build on the countryside.Villagers' fears over influx of HS2 lorries - Coventry Telegraph
Up to 100 extra lorries a day are set to "plough through" a village as part of the latest preparations for the HS2 rail project. Those living in the Balsall Common ...HS2 could uncover ancient treasures buried hundreds of years ago - Birmingham Live
From Anglo-Saxon remains to Roman relics, HS2 works are shining a light on the Midlands' long-lost past. The Local Democracy Reporting *Service* looks at one ...How Solihull's trees could help to save lives - Birmingham Live
The borough's "urban forest" has a major part to play in tackling public health problem.Solihull campaigners accuse HS2 of causing 'carnage and destruction' - Birmingham Live
Balsall Common residents condemn the decision to clear trees in the bird nesting season.