h1

Victoria station improvement plans dashed by government cuts

May 25, 2010

The BBC are reporting that the recently announced plans to refurbishVictoria station – judged to be Britain’s worst major station last year – will be scaled back or scrapped because of cuts by the new coalition government.

The news is even worse for users of other stations in the region whose improvement schemes have been completely axed: Liverpool Central, Stockport, Crewe, Warrington Bank Quay, Wigan North Western and Preston

As this week’s announcements are only the first phase of the government’s planned spending cuts, the region’s travellers should brace themselves for more bad news in the months ahead.

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: