December 9, 2021


The travel folks

New book exchange opens at railway station

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COMMUTERS can now chill out with a finest seller as they wait for a train or chill out on a journey.

A reserve exchange has been established in the ready area at Alderley Edge Station by a group group of volunteers.

Grownups and children can now borrow, swap or donate a guide as they go as a result of.

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The book trade was opened by Ester McVey on Friday.

MP Esther McVey cuts a ribbon to launch the reserve exchange

The Tatton MP claimed: “I was happy to go to Alderley Edge station and see the impressive use the waiting around room has been put to.

“It is also great to see the station becoming cared for and that is a big credit score to the hardworking Alderley Edge Station volunteer group.”

Young children from close by Ryleys School attended the start and donated books for passengers to enjoy.

Station group volunteer Kelvin Briggs said: “Reading can be a fantastic escape from the strain of daily life.

“Examining on a teach can be a good way of passing the journey time and is a fantastic choice to scrolling your phone.

Mp Esther McVey talks to volunteer Kelvin Briggs

Tatton MP  Esther McVey talks to volunteer Kelvin Briggs

“Just pick up a reserve at the station and carry it again when you have concluded examining it.”

Chris Jackson, regional director at Northern claimed: “This is a amazing initiative that our volunteers have developed that will make the station even more welcoming for our customers.

“Our local community companions are the heartbeat of the railway and we’re particularly proud to operate intently with them to provide this kind of a broad-ranging beneficial effect for the north of England.”

Volunteers have placed poppies in flower beds at Alderley Edge Station

Volunteers have positioned poppies in flower beds at Alderley Edge Station

Volunteers are liable for the all calendar year spherical planting.

The workforce recently renovated flower beds on the solution to the station and hope to instal some new art shows soon. All rights reserved. | Newsphere by AF themes.