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Preston station’s historic glazing gets modern replacement

The front of Preston Station Pic: Donna Clifford A major restoration project on Preston railway station’s glazed frontage is complete. The £600,000 Great North Rail Project investment has seen the north side of the 140-year-old station transformed with […]

4 weeks ago
Preston train manager sews thousands of items for NHS workers

A Train Manager at Avanti West Coast has revived her skills from a previous career to produce more than 1,000 scrubs and accessories for NHS workers in Lancashire during the […]

3 months ago
New documentary about TransPennine Express features Preston Railway Station

Preston Railway Station is regularly featuring on a new TV series about the North West’s railways. The Railway 24/7 is airing on Channel 5 on Wednesday evenings. The show goes […]

4 months ago
Over-running gantry works near Preston Railway Station now complete

Engineering work took place at Preston throughout the Bank Holiday weekend Pic: Network Rail Works to replace a gantry near Preston Railway Station has been completed. Over-running energineering works caused delays and cancellations to Northern, TransPennine and Avanti West Coast services throughout Bank Holiday […]

5 months ago
Advertisement Advertisement Fire crews rescue person from tracks at Preston Railway Station

Preston Railway Station has seen major delays during Sunday evening Pic: Paul Melling Firefighters had to perform a rescue operation at Preston Railway Station during Bank Holiday morning. Crews from Preston and Penwortham attended the railway station shortly after 7am on Monday April […]

6 months ago
Seven hour delays and no room at the inn – passengers hunker down after damage to the railway

Passengers were faced with delays of up to seven hours after an overhead cable snapped on the railway between Preston and Lancaster. Queues stretched down the concourse at the station, […]

11 months ago
Preston Station to have a Changing Places toilet as part of wider revamp by First Trenitalia

Heading onto the platforms at Preston Station Pic: Wayne Affie/Affiefilms Preston Railway Station is to get a Changing Places disabled toilet as part of a major revamp. First Trenitalia have won the franchise for the West Coast Mainline and this […]

1 year ago
Watch as The Flying Scotsman powers out of Preston Station

The Flying Scotsman comes steaming by Pic: Simon Gooch Crowds have been gathering at Preston Railway Station throughout Saturday to catch a glimpse of the Flying Scotsman. Simon Gooch was one of those who got up close and personal […]

1 year ago
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