Mural unveiled at Lowestoft Railway Station aims to promote tourism
PUBLISHED: 10:03 15 September 2020 | UPDATED: 10:03 15 September 2020
A new mural giving a splash of colour to a railway station has been unveiled.
The vibrant mural was unveiled on Friday (September 11) at Lowestoft Railway Station in a joint commission by the Broads Partnership Team and Wherry Lines Community Rail Partnership.
It has been desinged to celebrate links between Lowestoft and the Broads.
Lowestoft has strong links with the Broads which continues to be of huge importance to the tourism of the town and area.
The nearby Carlton Marshes nature reserve has recently expanded raising hopes of more visitors being attracted to the area.
Martin Halliday, Development Officer at Community Rail Norfolk, said of the project: “We are pleased to work closely with the Broads Authority to create a new tourism facility at Lowestoft Station, a key connection for those wishing to explore this beautiful area.”
Broads Authority Chief Executive John Packman added: “Lowestoft town is an important gateway to the Southern Broads and this mural will help to signpost visitors to the Broads.”
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