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"Alternatives to the High Speed Two (HS2) rail link would not solve the capacity problems on Britain's railways, MPs say.
"A report by the Parliamentary Inquiry into Britain's rail capacity says only the high-speed rail network can create the extra capacity needed.
"The MPs found that alternatives, such as incremental upgrades to the existing network, would not be sufficient.
"Opponents of HS2 say the report looked at a 'limited' set of alternatives."
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