Liverpool – Its former St. James Station – Will it ever reopen?

The Liverpool Echo has the article (with the rather over-optimistic headline?) on its website – see link below:-

www.liverpoolecho.co.uk/news/business/inside-abandoned-st-james-station-15732458

I’ve posted about this long talked about reopening project before – here’s a link to my previous blog:-

tonyrobertson.mycouncillor.org.uk/2015/09/08/liverpool-st-james-station/

The trouble with railway wish list projects like this is that they rarely move forward and what about the price tag – est £50m – for the new station! How on earth do we manage to get such a huge price tag for a new railway station? There must be something wrong with how railway infrastructure is procured in the UK?

Liverpool – St. James Station must reopen

www.liverpoolecho.co.uk/news/liverpool-news/st-jamess-station-liverpool-must-12066162

The Liverpool Echo has the story – see link above

Glad to see that folks are lining up to press for this long lost station to be reopened. I have blogged about it previously – see link below:-

tonyrobertson.mycouncillor.org.uk/2015/09/08/liverpool-st-james-station/

Of course Andrew Makinson is once again a member of Liverpool City Council so a long-time champion of this project is not hard to find.