Low Moor railway station opens to public after long wait

A new railway station at Low Moor has opened after the project spent more than 10 years in the pipeline.

By The Newsroom
Sunday, 2nd April 2017, 6:02 pm
Updated Saturday, 8th April 2017, 10:26 pm

Services began at the station off New Works Road and Cleckheaton Road in Bradford close to the M62 on Saturday, and will provide a direct link to London.

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Northern and Grand Central services now operate through the site, with hourly services between Halifax and Bradford.

The station has a foot bridge, passenger lifts, parking for more than 120 vehicles, modern waiting shelters, lighting, seats, CCTV, displays and a public address system.

It has been developed by the West Yorkshire Combined Authority in partnership with Network Rail, Northern Rail and Bradford Council.