A closer look at the design features for the new Halifax train station
Calderdale Council and West Yorkshire Combined Authority are keen to hear what people think about the new Halifax train station and how they want to see it improved in the future.
People can still comment on the survey which is open until December. Here we take a look at the artist impressions of the new station and some of the key design features being proposed.
1. Time for an upgrade
Calderdale Council has considered a number of design options for the new Halifax train station in partnership with Network Rail, Northern and other organisations.
2. Concept designs
The concept design includes a proposed new station at platform level and a transport interchange combining all modes of travel to and from the station
3. Glimpse into the future?
The new features of the the station will also see the replacement of the station access bridge with an attractive landscaped entrance to the new station and a new car park and drop-off, pick-up and taxi points
4. Key features
Calderdale Council has said that accessibility for everyone, including step-free access, is a key feature of the design, as well as the blend of old and new.