New Stations Fund 8


The New Stations Fund was launched on 24th January 2013 as an opportunity for railway station proposals in England and Wales to receive funding towards the capital cost of the railway stations.

A second round of the New Stations Fund was announced in the Summer 2015 budget is set to be launched during 2016. For more information click here

The Department for Transport advised that they received fourteen bids, worth £46 million (see Table 1).

Five bids were successful, sharing £14 million between them.

  • Ilkeston
  • Kenilworth
  • Lea Bridge
  • Newcourt
  • Pye Corner

Nine bids were unsuccessful

  • Haxby
  • Low Moor
  • Warrington West
  • Worcestershire Parkway
  • Belford
  • Horden Sea View
  • Portway P&R
  • Wixams
  • Cranbrook

 

Table 1 (Source DfT FoI request)

Belford  £            1,075,000
Haxby  £            3,187,000
Horden Sea View  £            4,500,000
Low Moor  £            3,370,000
Portway P&R  £                686,000
Warrington West  £            3,918,000
Wixams  £            6,700,000
Worcestershire Parkway  £            7,839,507
Cranbrook  £                601,000
Kenilworth  £            5,000,000
Ilkeston  £            4,574,000
Lea Bridge  £            1,131,000
Newcourt  £                741,000
Pye Corner  £            2,613,000