PLATFORM 3, EASTBOUND

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Overview

This is a separate platform which runs along the north side of the station. The entrance is towards the west end of the platform, near the rear of the train, whilst the exit is towards the front.

There's tactile paving along the edge of this platform.

To Reach

This platform can only be reached from the entrance concourse. Go through the gates, turn right then continue, down 14 steps, going north. Turn left then go down 14 steps, going west to platform level. Turn left onto the platform, you're near the rear of the train. There's tactile paving at the top and bottom of these stairs.

To Leave

Although you can leave via the entrance concourse, you're encouraged to leave via the exit concourse.

Go towards the rear of the train. There's tactile paving indicating the exit and again at the foot of the steps. A rail divides these steps into two sections with the right-hand section being wider than the left.

Go up 15 steps, going east then follow the passage which curves right, then go up ten steps, going south. Turn right (west) and go up 12 steps, going west into the exit concourse. There's tactile paving at the top of these steps.

From the West

  barrier at end
seat in wall
billboard
seat in wall
billboard
help point
seat in wall
entrance
Tube map
seat in wall
4 billboards
2 pillars
help point
exit, at angle to left, tactile at bottom of steps
platform narrows
2 pillars on left
seat
help point
pillar
platform curves sharply left and narrows
barrier at end

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