Railways around Peterborough & The National Rail Network & Heritage railways in the UK
Platform 1 2015
Platform 1 in 2015
East Coast DVT 82207 in platform 1 at Peterborough on the 5th of February 2015.
There was some snow, which did not last in Peterborough. Only till dinner time on the 5th of Febuary 2015.
This Page is about the new (re-numbered) Platform 1 which was part of the upgrade at Peterborough railway station.
The old Platform 2 at Peterborough station has been renumbered as platform 1. The old Platform 1 was the up bay platform (to the right in photo above) its track having been removed and a new fence put along the platform edge.
The new platform 1 will be used by the new 12 coach Thameslink servies to South London and Gatwick Airport which started in 2018, as well as the up Virgin East Coast (now LNER) and Great Northern trains to London Kings Cross. East Midland trains trains to Lincoln also use this platform at the northern end.
Virgin East Coast DVT 82200 coming slowly into platform 1a at Peterborough on the 12th of March in 2015.
DB class 66054 using platform 1 at Peterborough on the 7th of July 2015.
Virgin East Coast HST power car 43318 at the rear of a London train in platform 1 at Peterborough on the 26th of September in 2015.
East Midlands Trains class 156498 with a train to Lincoln in platform 1b at Peterborough on the 26th of September in 2015.
Virgin East Coast HST 43206 coming out of platform 1 at Peterborough on Saturday the 31st of October in 2015.
The old platform 2 (now platform1) ended were the 2nd mark 3 coach starts on the other side of Crescent Bridge.
Virgin East Coast DVT 82209 still in silver grey now with Virgin Logo on a London train coming into platform 1 at Peterborough on the 31st October in 2015.
East Midlands Trains class 153385 with a two car class 156 making a three car set in north end of platform 1 at Peterborough on the 31st October in 2015.