Passengers at Nottingham's railway station will be able to use the new Southern Concourse for the first time today.
When it is completed it will link the platforms to a multi-storey car park and two new tram lines.
It is part of a £1billion improvement scheme for the area - £50million of which is being spent on the station.
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