Alsager Station Project

Alsager station is in the Cheshire East local authority area. Annual footfall is 111,470 (based on Office of Rail and Road station usage). As well as the hourly East Midlands Trains Crewe-Stoke-Derby service, the station is also served by London Midland, who provide an hourly semi-fast service to Crewe, Stafford, Stoke-on-Trent and London Euston.

Thanks to great support from Cheshire East, East Midlands Trains, station volunteers and the local community, we have been able to deliver a number of improvement projects for passengers at Alsager station, including

  • New platform seating (Platform 2 waiting shelter)
  • Closed circuit TV (CCTV)
  • Customer Information Screens (CIS) with public address (as part of our multi-station bid to Access for All (2008))
  • Encouragement of station adoption by local residents
  • Clearance and replanting of station garden areas, which are now improved and managed by the Alsager station volunteer team, including herbs and wildflowers
  • `Welcome to Alsager` permanent station mural on Platform 1, created from ideas and research put forward by the station volunteers to celebrate the 2012 Jubilee
  • A `Bee-Friendly` project (May 2013), introducing more pollinating plants within the station gardens, plus bee and bird boxes, supported by innovative Bee design posters by Alsager School students and East Midlands Trains
  • Community involvement noticeboards to encourage community support for the station

Find out more about how station volunteers and the local community now, through our work, support Alsager and other stations on the North Staffordshire Line

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