Julie2owlsdene wrote:Looks spooky! Wonder if it's haunted.
Perhaps there's a spook train down there.
Moonraker wrote:Here are some fascinating pictures of Aldwych Station.
Lucky Star wrote:As far as the health and safety thing goes the instruction sheet I received with my ticket stated firmly that all visitors would need to be capable of walking down and back up several hundred stairs as there are no working lifts left.
I'm curious to know why all these branch lines and stations were closed. Was it anything to do with Beeching? I thought commuter trains were full to bursting and if anything there is a need for more rather than less?
Lucky Star wrote:Aldwych was opened late last year for a few days of guided tours and I went. It was quite expensive at £20 per ticket plus, obviously, travelling expenses etc but it was well worth it. It really did feel like a trip back in time once we were in there.
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