Railways around Peterborough & The National Rail Network & Heritage railways in the UK
'Leicester station 2015'
East Midlands Trains High Speed Train Power car 43043 in Leicester station on the 22th April 2015
DB Schenker class 60092 in Leicester station on 22th April 2015
East Midlands Trains class 156411 in Leicester station on the 22th April 2015 on a Nottingham Leicester train.
DB class 66041 still with with EWS logos in Leicester station on the 22th April 2015
DB class 66104 at Leicester on the 22th April 2015 with class 56038 in backgroung at the UK Rail Leasing (UKRL) in the old BR diesel depot.
The large station at Leicester is on the Midland main line from London to Sheffield. To the south of the station the line to Nuneaton and Birmingham leaves to the west. To the north at Syston junction the line to Melton Mowbray Oakham and stamford and Peterborough leves the MML to the east.
All of the Birmingham to Peterborough and then on to Ely and Cambridgeand onto Stansted Airport stop at Leicester station. How import this station is can be seen by how many passengers get on or off certain trains.
The next large stations to the north are Nottingham or Derby and to the south Market Harborough Kettering and Wellingborough and Bedford
Page updated 10/3/2020
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