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Overview

The doors will open on your right as you face the front of the train. There's tactile paving along each edge of the platform.

There is lift and stairs access between the platform, Churchill Drive and the Gartnavel Hospital site via the bridge at the west end of the station. There's also stairs access between the platform, the Gartnavel Hospital site and the housing estate via the subway in the eastern half of the station.

Via the Bridge

As you go from the front of eastbound or rear of westbound trains, you pass the stairwell to the subway, the ticket office and toilet before you reach the steps to the bridge. Lift 2 is beyond the steps, move to either side and continue to the end of the platform.

Via the Steps

Go up two flights of stepss onto the bridge then turn left for Churchill Drive or right for the Gartnavel site.

To Churchill Drive

Continue to the end of the bridge, turn left then go down three flights of steps to street level. Follow the path, down the slope then take the turning right and continue, up the slope, onto the pavement.

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For the Gartnavel Hospital Site

Continue to the end of the bridge, turn right and go down two flights of steps to street level. Follow the path taking the turning left onto the hospital site, details of which lie beyond the scope of this survey. Note that, if you overshoot the left turning, you find tactile paving at the top of five steps down onto the path to the subway.

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Via the Lifts

Continue, beyond the foot of the steps to the bridge, to the end of the platform and find Lift 2, in the middle of the island platform. The call button (Up) is to your right of the door. Go up to bridge level then leave via the same door. Turn right for Churchill Drive or left for the Gartnavel Hospital site.

For Churchill Drive

Continue to the end of the bridge then turn right to Lift 3. The call button is to your right of the door. Go down to street level, leave via the same door then follow the right-hand side to avoid the steps, in front of you. The path veers right then left again, at this point, the foot of the steps is to your left. Continue, down the slope then take the turning right and go up the slope onto the pavement.

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For the Gartnavel Hospital Site

Continue to the end of the bridge then turn left to Lift 1, the call button is to your right of the door. Go down to street level, leave via the same door then follow the left-hand side to avoid the steps to the bridge, in front of you. The path veers left then right again, at this point the foot of the steps is to your right. Follow the path, taking the left turn towards the Gartnavel site, details of which lie beyond the scope of this survey. If you overshoot this turning, you'll find tactile paving at the top of five steps down onto the path to the subway.

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To Gartnavel and the Housing Estate, Via the Subway

The steps to the subway go down (east) from the middle of the platform, towards the east end - that is beside the front half of eastbound, rear half of westbound trains.

Go down two flights of steps into the subway then turn left.

For the Gartnavel Site

Continue along the passage and take the turning left, up two flights of steps then follow the path. You go up five steps before turning right. Details of the Gartnavel Hospital site lie beyond the scope of this survey.

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For the Housing Estate

Continue along the passage then follow the path towards Hayburn Lane (which crosses the path) and Queensborough Gardens, which continues beyond this junction. Details of this housing area lie beyond the scope of this survey.

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