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Changes needed for Preston Station to accommodate 400m long HS2 trains

The front of Preston Station Pic: Donna Clifford The changes needed for Preston Station to be part of the UK’s new high speed rail network have been revealed. To accommodate HS2’s longer 400m trains, platforms 3 and 4 […]

6 months ago
How HS2 will affect your journey times from Preston

Another view of the refurbished platform at Preston Station Another view of the refurbished platform at Preston Station Passengers at Preston station will have the chance to learn more about HS2 as work is underway to cut journey times. […]

3 years ago
Bring HS2 to Preston is the rallying cry from business chief

Artist impression of the HS2 train and line A senior business figure has called for high-speed rail to be extended into Preston. Babs Murphy, chief executive of the North and Western Lancashire Chamber of Commerce, has issued a […]

6 years ago
High-speed rail a step closer to the North West

Preston and the North West are a step closer to benefiting from a new national high-speed rail network following today’s announcement of the northern routes. Patrick McLoughlin, the Secretary of […]

8 years ago
Advertisement Advertisement Opinion: How high speed rail will benefit Preston

west coast main line HS2 or High Speed 2 as it is known is a government proposal to build a new high speed, high capacity rail line connecting the North with London. The new […]

10 years ago
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