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Updated 5th October 2020 Tynemouth Station

A top award has been given to long standing rail campaigner Ylana First, Freedom of the Borough of North Tyneside, who 40 years ago helped launch a petition to save her station buildings at Tynemouth being partly demolished and turned into a platform halt.

The campaign was successful, and the buildings were saved. 

Full details

National Transport Trust Tynemouth station website article

Tyne and Wear Passenger Transport Executive website article


Updated 22.10.2021