Platform 1, EASTBOUND

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Overview

This is a separate platform along the northeast side of the station serving eastbound trains towards Edinburgh. There is tactile paving along the edge of the platform.

To Reach

There is level access to this platform directly from the forecourt or via the ticket office.

From the Southeast

  fence at end
metal railings on right
lamp post, 6 car stop
box
lamp post, CCTV
gate, locked
lamp post, 3 car stop, CCTV
waiting area with seating rail on far side
help point just northwest of building
lamp post, Bathgate
recess in fence
lamp post, CCTV
fence ends, building starts
blank door
pipe on wall
lamp post in middle
timetables
mat outside entrance, automatic doors into ticket office
pipe on wall
building ends, 2 x 4 seats on northwest side
pillar in middle
lamp post, 3 car stop, in middle (from when trains terminated here)
lamp post, CCTV in middle
canopy ends
fence retreats to gate from forecourt
lift, call button to right of door go in facing northwest
blank door in southwest side
departure screen
pillars
steps to bridge, up northwest

Note that these steps are in the middle of the platform, you turn back half way up, so as to face the lift.

Continuing Northwest, Beyond the Steps

  lamp post, CCTV
rail behind steps
fence on right
waiting area with seating rail on far side
lamp post, platform 1
lamp post
platform slopes down to right
lamp post, 6 car stop (from when trains terminated here)
lamp post
fence at end

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