Church and Oswaldtwistle railway station

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Church and Oswaldtwistle National Rail
Church and Oswaldtwistle
Location
Place Church
Local authority Hyndburn
Grid reference SD743283
Operations
Station code CTW
Managed by Northern Rail
Number of platforms 2
Live arrivals/departures and station information
from National Rail Enquiries
Annual rail passenger usage*
2004/05  27,608
2005/06 Increase 31,143
2006/07 Increase 33,107
2007/08 Decrease 32,147
2008/09 Increase 32,692
2009/10 Increase 32,788
2010/11 Increase 39,554
2011/12 Increase 41,964
2012/13 Decrease 40,460
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* Annual estimated passenger usage based on sales of tickets in stated financial year(s) which end or originate at Church and Oswaldtwistle from Office of Rail Regulation statistics. Methodology may vary year on year.
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Church and Oswaldtwistle railway station serves both the Accrington suburb of Church and the small town of Oswaldtwistle. The station is 5 13 miles (8.6 km) east of Blackburn railway station on the East Lancashire Line operated by Northern Rail.

Situated in the middle of Church's suburban streets, the station had fallen into disrepair but was modernised in 2005.[1][2]

Services[edit]

Monday to Saturdays, there is an hourly service from Church and Oswaldtwistle towards Blackburn, Preston and Blackpool South, westbound and Accrington, Burnley Central and Colne, eastbound. There is a two-hourly service in each direction on Sundays.

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Preceding station National Rail National Rail Following station
Rishton   Northern Rail
East Lancashire Line
  Accrington

Coordinates: 53°45′00″N 2°23′28″W / 53.750°N 2.391°W / 53.750; -2.391