A huge step in the transformation of Birmingham New Street Station takes places this weekend as the original entrances close and the brand new concourse opens on Sunday. The whole development, including a new John Lewis store will be finished in 2015.
Commuters at New Street this morning have largely welcomed major changes to the station in Birmingham.
See rare pictures of how Birmingham New Street looked in the 1850s to how things are now as it becomes a 21st century station.
An exhibition is on display to show people using Birmingham New Street more about the ongoing multi-million pound revamp of the station.