Railways around Peterborough & The National Rail Network & Heritage railways in the UK
Platform 7 in 2016.
East Midland Trains class 158 788 in platform 7 at Peterborough on on the 13 of Febuary 2016
Freightliner class 66603 has just used platform 7 on the 19th of May 2016
GBRf class 66747 in platform 7 on December 1st 2016
Cross Country class 170 101 on Birmingham train in platform 7 on the 4th of June 2016 with DB class 66053 in the goods avoiding line.
Platform 7 is an all new platform that had only opened in 2014. It has been built along side the goods avoiding line and is part of an island platform with platform 6. Both these platforms have no overhead wires and will be used for services like the Liverpool and the Stanstead to Brmingham trains that run mostly on non-wired lines.
One of the main plus points is that this platform and all the others at Peterborough station now have lifts. There is a waiting room and WCs
Freight to and from the March line also also uses this platform.
Page updated 10/1/2019