Map created by Alan Young and used with his permission | Disused Stations websiteSouth East Northumberland Rail User Group (SENRUG) is campaigning for a reopened Belford station, which would serve isolated Northumberland communities, users of St Cuthbert’s Way, and people visiting the Holy Island of Lindisfarne, Farne Islands, Seahouses, and Bamburgh and Warkworth Castles.
© OpenStreetMap contributors | OpenStreetMap copyright notice | View context map of proposed locationProponents of the reopening scheme in addition to SENRUG include:
- Berwick Town Council
- Northumberland County Council
- Cllr Julian Cunningham
- Cllr Guy Renner-Thompson
- Anne-Marie Trevelyan, Berwick MP
The SENRUG campaign to reopen Belford station continues, despite an unsuccessful submission made to the Department for Transport Restoring Your Railway Fund in March 2020.
Belford for Bamburgh station, on Disused Stations website (includes some good photos)
Council calls for full dualling of A1 in Northumberland and reopening of Belford station, by Ian Smith, on Northumberland Chronicle website (December 2020)