Key improvements made to Sellafield station

We are delighted to announce that during the past 6 months Sellafield station has undergone some major refurbishment work as part of a project driven and funded by Transport for the North and Northern Trains Limited. Extensive work has taken place to transform the much-needed southbound waiting room, northbound shelter and the toilet facilities, enhancing …

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Network Rail – Track renewals Sunday 4th October

Network Rail will be working on track renewals Sunday 4th October, replacement bus services will be available between Workington – Carlisle.   Barrow – Carlisle: Trains Barrow (and beyond) – Maryport. Buses Workington – Carlisle. Carlisle – Barrow: Trains Maryport – Barrow (and beyond). Buses Carlisle – Workington.  

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Inspirational Green Road

The residents at Turning Point (Stanfield House) have been looking at ways of showing what recovery means to them and how this could inspire others. A series of boards were designed by the group and are now displayed on the southbound platform of their adopted station at Green Road. All of the photographs were taken …

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Workington Railway Station shop to re-open

Wednesday 12th August will see the welcome return of the station shop at Workington Railway Station. The shop will be open Wednesday –Saturday every week (9am-2pm). Pay a visit to the shop when travelling and speak to the friendly volunteers who will be selling a range of hot and cold drinks as well as confectionary …

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Ambitious running event for Copeland’s coast

A BRAND new outdoor event will be held on Copeland’s coastline next year, as part of the Connecting Cumbria’s Hidden Coast programme. Run the Edge will take place between Millom and Whitehaven on March 20 and 21, and is expected to welcome more than 800 competitors, boosting the area’s post-covid economic recovery. Organised by Copeland …

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La’al Ratty Returning

Ravenglass & Eskdale Steam Railway The La’al Ratty will be re-opening on Thursday 30th July, this can be accessed via the Ravenglass railway station on the Cumbrian Coast Line. Tickets will be available to purchase online week commencing 27th July, visit the website https://ravenglass-railway.co.uk/ to find out when they are live. A visit to their …

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Millom Ticket Office – New Opening Hours

Following a steady flow of passengers through the ticket office doors last week as more shops, businesses and lesiure activities opened up, please note the change in hours with effect from Monday 13 July 2020: Monday, Tuesday 7am – 10am Wednesday, Thursday 9am – 12pm Friday – Closed Saturday 9am – 12noon The new hours …

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