The Leamington Society

Established in 1956. Registered charity number 516078
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Leamington Station Garden next to Platform 2
Garden next to Platform 2. Photograph © Paul Edwards.
 
Ticket Hall, Leamington Station
Station Ticket Hall.
 
Waiting Room, Leamington Station
Waiting Room on Platform 2.

The Station, Leamington Spa

The Friends of Leamington Station was formed in 2005 by the Leamington Society to champion the town’s Railway Station. Their work is supported and encouraged by Chiltern Railways who have a franchise on the station from 2002 to 2022.

The Friends have reclaimed the extensive station gardens, working on them each week, and have won numerous local and national awards. 
They have also contributed to the restoration of heritage features of the Grade II listed Art Deco station, built by Great Western Railway (GWR) shortly before World War II. 

They have:

This memorial was unveiled and dedicated on 11th November 2005, and Remembrance Services are held at the station each year;

The Friends raise funds to pay for their work at the station, and meet regularly for formal discussions on progress and future plans. 

Their Joint Presidents are Ian Baxter and Dr Pete Waterman, OBE. The Chairman is Archie Pitts.

 

 

 

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