Pleasington railway station

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Pleasington National Rail
Pleasington
Location
Place Pleasington
Local authority Blackburn with Darwen
Grid reference SD642262
Operations
Station code PLS
Managed by Northern Rail
Number of platforms 2
Live arrivals/departures and station information
from National Rail Enquiries
Annual rail passenger usage*
2004/05  7,660
2005/06 Decrease 6,312
2006/07 Increase 6,576
2007/08 Increase 7,698
2008/09 Decrease 7,688
2009/10 Increase 8,878
2010/11 Increase 10,360
2011/12 Increase 10,952
2012/13 Decrease 9,490
History
Key dates Opened 1846 (1846)
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* Annual estimated passenger usage based on sales of tickets in stated financial year(s) which end or originate at Pleasington from Office of Rail Regulation statistics. Methodology may vary year on year.
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Pleasington railway station serves the village of Pleasington in Lancashire, England. The station is on the East Lancashire Line 3 miles (5 km) west of Blackburn railway station. It is managed by Northern Rail, who also provide all the passenger services calling there.

Services[edit]

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

From 14 May 2012 Pleasington became a request only stop, in addition to Hapton, Burnley Barracks and Huncoat.[1]

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Preceding station National Rail National Rail Following station
Bamber Bridge   Northern Rail
East Lancashire Line
  Cherry Tree
Historical railways
Hoghton   East Lancashire Railway   Cherry Tree

Coordinates: 53°43′52″N 2°32′38″W / 53.731°N 2.544°W / 53.731; -2.544