New Street Station revamp

People using Birmingham New Street Station this week can find out more about the multi-million pound revamp of the train station. An exhibition explaining the stages of the building work is on display.

Latest ITV News reports

Advertisement

People tweet reaction to Birmingham New Street opening

C7fa052da2ce29e9ae1e713a5ce1ee47_normal

New Birmingham New Street looking pretty fresh - sausage rolls still flippin expensive though #NewPrices

A number of Birmingham New Street's first passengers using the refurbished concourse have taken to twitter to express their views.

The first phase of the multi-million pound redevelopment project opened to the public this morning.

Click here to see how ITV News Central's predecessor ATV Today, reported the station opening in 1967.

New entrances at Birmingham New Street

Workers putting the finishing touches to the concourse Credit: ITV News Central

The newly developed area of Birmingham New Street station has opened to the general public today.

The switchover will see the first major changes at New Street in over 40 years and marks a major milestone in the redevelopment of the station, which started in 2010.

Old entrances on Navigation Street and Smallbrook Queensway are closed. Train users are advised to view a map before travelling.

Advertisement

Load more updates