Northern Introducing New Temporary Timetable from 2nd August
Jul30

Northern Introducing New Temporary Timetable from 2nd August

Customers travelling in the North West are advised to check before they travel due to the introduction of new temporary timetables from Monday 2 August. The timetables will see a reduction in services on some routes, though every effort has been made to protect key services at peak times. The temporary timetables have been introduced due to the reduction in available train crew because of the virus and colleagues self-isolating.  The...

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New Mills Station Benefits from Investment in Improvements
May14

New Mills Station Benefits from Investment in Improvements

Train operator, Northern have been hard at work over the past year working on a series of new projects and upgrades right across their network, including our local station, New Mills Newtown.Improvements include – Brand new ticket machines– Better accessibility for mobility scooters– Refurbished waiting roomsAnd that’s not all, the following improvements have also been made: – Brand new LED lighting to...

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Steaming through New Mills
Feb13

Steaming through New Mills

On Valentines Day at 11:45am the ‘Tin Bath’ will come steaming through New Mills Central. A real spectacle to see two steam engines pulling this retro train across to Sheffield via the Hope Valley line More details...

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More steam on its way
Mar10

More steam on its way

on 18 April the majestic Great Marquess will Thunder through New Mills Newtown between 10-11am The train will be double headed from Manchester to Buxton and return by ex-LNER K4 class 2-6-0 steam locomotive No. 61994 The Great Marquess and B1 Class 4-6-0 No. 61264 or K1 Class 2-6-0 No....

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Full steam ahead
Feb14

Full steam ahead

Well we could hardly say it was planned and it is a little bit early to celebrate New Mills 150, but Sunday morning (15 February) at 11:30am a double header steam train will be passing through New Mills onto the Hope Valley Line. You will get fantastic views of it from either platform (stand back from the edge please), but equally good views as it passes under the Heritage Centre (Rock Mill Lane) and then out the other side through...

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