Gatwick station platform opening
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New railway platform opened at Gatwick

A new platform and concourse have been opened at Gatwick to allow trains to travel through the airport more quickly.

Chief executive Stewart Wingate said it was an important part of the airport's push for a second runway to be built.

Transport minister Baroness Kramer said new engineering had been introduced to bring greater reliability on the London to Brighton line.

  • 03 Feb 2014
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