When I've visited Bolton Station over the past few years I have seen the tired, old dark and damp areas of the grounds. In contrast the upper entrance area is very clean, bright and modern so when entering the platforms its quite different.
¡Hola! 195, A vista to hold in memory with the other train first's for Blackpool. We had the Pendolino's last year shortly followed by Northern's 319 electric sets.
The official testing of the now completed Phase 4 electrification upgrade.
Manchester to Preston railway line - electrification upgrade. This line goes via Bolton Station hence the name ’the Bolton corridor’.
To date, engineers have installed 78 wire runs out of a total 98. The wires are being attached to more than 1500 newly installed steel structures and will supply power to greener and quieter electric trains. (NR Media)
Upgrades to Liverpool Lime Street, the Halton Curve project and new Maghull North station are a few of the vital schemes that form part of a £340m railway investment in the Liverpool City Region. This work also sits within the wider Great North Rail Project to transform rail travel for customers across the north of England. (NR Media)
More trains with more seats, running more quickly and more reliably.