Time to bring railway station into 21st Century

Manchester Road railway station Burnley
Manchester Road railway station Burnley

I’ve noticed that in the improvements to Manchester Road Railway Station, there is no provision for a ramp-gantry-ramp to link the two platforms.

Surely, with the facilities situated on the eastbound side, the westbound side should be linked within these improvements, without westbound passengers/commuters still having to use the Victorian provisions of the long descent/ascent from and to Manchester Road.

Come on Burnley, let’s bring Burnley’s only fully operational double line station into the 21st Century.

P. Stephen

Burnley