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  From the Main Entrance via the Lifts
From the Main Entrance via the Bridge
From the South Entrance via the Lifts
From the South Entrance via the Bridge

From the Main Entrance via the Lifts

As you enter the station, the ticket sales window is to your right and the gate line to your left with the bi-directional Wide Aisle Gate at the far end. Go through the gates and move to your right to locate the passage. Go into the passage, when you reach the blank wall, turn right, up the slope till you reach a flat area. Note that, in doing this, you cross an empty track bed. The gates to this are not always closed, so continue to the wall.

Turn left here, up another slope and turn right at the top. You're on platform 6, at the foot of the stairs from the bridge, near the rear of the train.

For other platforms, continue, across the foot of the stairs and turn right. Follow the building beyond the stairs, a recess blocked by a rail and pillar, to the lift building. Move to your right to locate the lift door.

See the "lifts" page for details of the lifts on this station.

On reaching the bridge, leave the lift, turn right and continue across the bridge. You pass the lifts to platforms 4 - 5, 2 - 3, then 1, before you reach the wall at the end.

Note that, on platforms 4 - 5, you leave the lift facing west, i.e. towards the end of the platform.

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From the Main Entrance via the Bridge

As you enter the station, the ticket sales window is to your right and the gate line to your left. The first two gates are automatic exits, followed by two automatic entrances then the Wide Aisle Gate. continue to the stairs to the bridge which are in front of you, if you find the wall or enter a passage, move left to find the steps. Go up two flights of stairs, turn right then up another flight onto the bridge. As you go across the bridge, you pass the steps down to platform 6, 4 - 5, 2 - 3 then 1, on your left. In each case, you go down two flights of steps onto the platform. You're near the rear of the southbound (front of the northbound) train.

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From the South Entrance via the Lifts

Enter the station, bear slightly left, through the concourse, onto the platform, locate the rail in front of you. There are automatic gates to your left and the bi-directional Wide Aisle Gate to your right. Go through the gate and down the ramp. You're about in the middle of platform 1.

For other platforms, if you used the automatic gate, continue forward, otherwise turn left (180 degrees. Continue, avoiding two seats on your left and posts in the middle of the platform, to the stairs, in front of you. Go round the stairs and continue, along the platform, past a recess guarded by a rail and pillar, to the lift.

See the "Lifts" Page for details of the lifts on this station

Leave the lift, onto the bridge, turn left, and continue across the bridge, passing the lifts to platforms 2 - 3, 4 - 5 then 6 to your left. Note, beyond the lift to platform 6, the left hand wall juts out slightly before the top of the stairs down towards the main entrance.

Note also, that on leaving the lift on platforms 4 - 5, you're facing west, i.e. towards the end of the platform.

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From the South Entrance, via the Bridge

Enter the station, bear slightly left, through the concourse, onto the platform and locate the rail in front of you. The automatic gates are to your left and the bi-directional Wide Aisle Gate to your right. Go through the gate and down the ramp. You're about in the middle of platform 1.

For other platforms, if you used the Wide Aisle Gate, turn left (180 degrees), otherwise continue, avoiding two seats on your left and the pillars in the middle of the platform, to the steps to the bridge, in front of you. Note, it is possible to walk to the left of these steps.

Go up two flights of steps onto the bridge and turn right. As you continue, across the bridge, you pass the steps down to platforms 2 - 3, 4 - 5 then 6, on your right. In each case, go down two flights of steps onto the platform, you're near the rear of the southbound (front of the northbound) train.

Note, the bridge continues, beyond the steps to platform 6, straight to the steps down towards the main entrance.

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