Platform 4

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Overview

This is a separate platform along the west side of the station. There is no tactile paving along the edge of the platform.

To Reach

As you come into the concourse from the forecourt, continue past the ticket office to your right then take the turning left (west).

The Passage

Go through the automatic door, over a small lip, onto the bridge over tracks 3 and 4, which has:

North Side, Going West

  rail information
windows
steps to platform 4

South Side, Going West

  blank door
billboards
windows
lift to platform 4, call button to your right (west) of the door

Via the Lift

See the Lifts page for more details.

Go down to platform level, leave via the same door then turn right onto the platform.

Via the Stairs

From the passage, turn right (north) then go down 12, 12 then 12 steps, going north, to platform level then turn right onto the platform. Unlike the steps to other platforms, there is tactile paving at the top and bottom of these steps, which have a hand rail to each side. Note that the landings are also longer than those on the steps to other platforms in this station.

From the South

  slope off end
gravel on left, mesh fence beyond
locked gate towards sidings, not for public use
platform narrows at start of building
wall retreats, lift on sout side, call button to right (west) of door
area under bridge with two pillars, gate to sidings, not for public use
wall with blank door, under steps
blank door
steps up south to bridge
mesh fence on left
bench
lamp post, platform 4, Motherwell
departure screen
shelterwith seats on west side
help point, before fence, clock above
timetables, lamp post behind
post, CCTV, in middle
stanchion
bench
lamp post
platform narrows
lamp post, CCTV
lamp post, CCTV
stanchion
lamp post
gravel starts at effective end of platform
lamp post, VT 4/5 Car Stop, Motherwell
lamp post
stanchion
slope off end

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