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Overview

This is a terminus station with one island platform, 2 - 3 and a separate platform between the track and the station car park.

As you face the front of the train, the doors will open on your left if you arrive on platform 1 or 3. If you arrive on platform 2, the doors will open on your left. There is tactile paving along the edge of each platform.

Note that tracks 1 - 2 extend about ten metres beyond the end of track 3.

From which Entrance?

  From the Main Entrance
From the Co-op Car Park
From the Vehicle Entrance
From the Vehicle exit

From the Main Entrance

You go up a single, steep step into the ticket office. The sales windows are on your left, with the second one having a variable height counter.

Continue, through the open doors, into the concourse. Turn immediately right and continue forward onto platform 1, or cross the concourse, turn right and continue onto the island platform 2 - 3. Note that platform 2 begins on your right, before you reach platform 3, on your left.

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From the Co-op Car Park

You go up then down a slight slope before you reach the concourse. From here you can turn immediately left and continue onto the island platform 2 - 3. Note that platform 2 begins on your right, before you reach platform 3, on your left.

For platform 1, cross the concourse, turn left and continue onto platform 1.

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From the Vehicle Entrance

You cross the narrow car park and continue, between bollards, onto platform1, you're near the beginning of the platform.

For the island platform 2 - 3, turn left, continue into the concourse then turn right and continue to the wall in front of you. Turn right again and continue onto the island platform. Note that platform 2 begins on your right, before you reach platform 3, on your left.

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From the Vehicle exit

You cross the narrow car park then continue, between bollards, onto platform 1. You may be beyond the front of the first train.

For the island platform 2 - 3, turn left, continue into the concourse then turn right and continue to the wall in front of you. Turn right again and continue onto the island platform. Note that platform 2 begins on your right, before you reach platform 3, on your left.

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