Morpeth will be proud of new look station….  Steven Hughes

“Brilliant!”  – that was the reaction of The National Lottery Heritage Fund’s, Senior Investment Manager, Steven Hughes when he recently toured Morpeth Railway Station to see for himself the work being done to give the town’s Victorian station a new lease of life.

 

New extended hours for station ticket office

Among improved facilities for passengers will be a new ticket office open extended hours, modern toilets and a café. Once the station work is completed passengers will able to buy a ticket over the counter from 6.30am until 5.30pm (Mon > Sat). There will also be 2 ticket machines inside the reception area, as well as 1 on the platform that passengers will still be able to use 24/7.

 

Full article with further details published in the latest issue of Inside Morpeth magazine (Feb 2020), and can be viewed here also: GMDT Inside Morpeth i62 p12-13