Preston station improvement plans





Date: 05/10/2010

Virgin Trains today vowed to further invest in Preston station if the Government extends the company’s franchise agreement. Every Pendolino train would also be extended in a bid to curb worsening overcrowding. [From Mark Bartlett]


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Train chiefs today vowed to invest in Preston station if Government bosses extend the companys franchise agreement.

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The last Pendolino of the day from Euston to Glasgow pauses at platform 3 at Preston on 26 November 2009. 390037 is the unit in question.
Location: Preston
Company: North Union Railway
26/11/2009 John McIntyre
A busy Preston station looking South on 7th January 2009, with 156472 on a local service sandwiched between two Pendolinos, one Northbound and one Southbound
Location: Preston
Company: North Union Railway
07/01/2009 Graham Morgan
Scene on Saturday 19 April 2008 looking west over Preston station from Vicars Bridge, which once spanned the East Lancashire lines. The whole of the former East Lancs side of Preston station along with Butler Street goods yard has now been cleared and given over to car parking.
Location: Preston
Company: North Union Railway
19/04/2008 John McIntyre


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