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Station code: BON National Rail
Where: North West England, England
Opened on the Manchester, Bolton and Bury Railway.
Opened on the Bolton and Preston Railway.

News items

24/08/2023£78M Bolton to Wigan electrification indefinitely paused due to Buckingham Group collapse [New Civil Engineer]
02/05/2023Six-day railway closure from Saturday between Wigan and Bolton [Network Rail]
15/03/2022Northern service and railway damaged after vandals throw log at train [Northern]
14/09/2021TfN welcomes infill wires plan [RAIL]
01/09/2021Bolton-Wigan £78m rail electrification project announced [BBC News]
14/12/2018Pendolino is first electric train through Bolton [Rail Engineer]
08/01/2016Flying Scotsman: Famous engine back on tracks [BBC News]
10/11/2015Full Timetable to Resume between Manchester and Bolton [Northern Rail]
12/04/2015East Lancashire Railway facing £18,000 loss [BBC News]
13/12/2013New boost for railway electrification schemes [Railnews]