However, the resulting service level was meagre with just four return workings each day. The next significant development will be the opening of a new station at Bromsgrove which is currently under construction just to the south of the existing station.
It will consist of two island platforms serving both the main line and new loop lines; the latter will be used by a new extension to the Birmingham Cross City Line from Barnt Green, which will be facilitated electrifying the line from Barnt Green to Bromsgrove, which also involves wiring the Lickey Incline. The new station is due to open in mid, with electrification scheduled for completion in Train travel in the UK should be a pleasure, not a headache.
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