The BBC reports that the government plans to sell off 'High Speed 1', the Eurostar line carrying trains to the continent:
It was always the intention to sell off the track and stations - known as High Speed 1 - after the line to London St Pancras was completed.
It is currently managed by the London and Continental Railways consortium, which also owns the accompanying land and the UK's stake in Eurostar.
Network Rail may make an offer, although foreign buyers could also bid.
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