Has anyone mentioned Trent?
As in, Stoke-on?
That would definitely count as a place that loses out. It's a weird one due to it being really just a collection of towns, and whilst the station is located in the city centre, the city centre isn't really the actual city centre. There aren't heaps of opportunity for railway expansion, either, what Stoke could really do with is a light rail/metro system working in combination with urban railway where possible.
Or are you referring to Trent, as in Trent (Long Eaton)?
Sadly long gone. Now only a number of cottages and the Signal Box remain.
Definitely used to punch above its weight with regular services to Derby, London, Leicester, Manchester, Nottingham and Sheffield.
The station was right on the edge of Long Eaton which back then had a population of circa 25k.
I read somewhere that trains on either platform, heading in opposite directions, could both have St Pancras as their destination.
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