THE PLATFORM LEVEL

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Overview

This level includes the outer and inner circle platforms.

The outer circle is a separate platform with the tracks to your left (southeast) and wall to your right. Trains run northeast, clockwise.

The inner circle, however, is a narrow, island platform with the outer circle track to your right (northwest) and inner circle track to your left. Trains run southwest, anti-clockwise. There's a glass barrier along the northwest (outer circle) side of this platform.

There is tactile paving along the edge of each platform.

The Outer Circle Platform

To Reach

Turn right (southwest), before the steps to the bridge, there's a billboard on your left (southeast). Continue down 15 steps, going southwest onto the platform, there is corduroy tactile paving at the top and bottom of these steps.

The track is to your left, you're at the front of the train.

From the Northeast

  steps from lower concourse
departure screen, above
4 benches in wall, billboards between
3 blank doors
billboards
door to fire exit at end

The Inner Circle Platform

To Reach

Turn right (southeast) from the foot of the escalator/steps and continue up six steps. These steps, which have corduroy tactile paving at the top and bottom, are divided by a central rail, we understand you keep left.

Continue to the wall in front of you then turn right (southwest). Go down four then 16 steps, going southwest onto the platform. There is corduroy tactile paving at the top and bottom of these steps. This is an island platform to which the inner circle trains pass to your left, you're at the rear of the train.

From the Northeast

There's a glass barrier along the right-hand side of the platform, the door to the fire exit is at the far (southwest) end.

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HILLHEAD STATION

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