Fears for Rathdrum train station

Rathdrum railway station has been listed on a list of 31 stations that has been short listed for closure.

According to figures obtained by the Irish Independent stations throughout the country which have less than one hundred customers a day face the chop.

Figures released by Irish Rail state that on average ninety four commuters board the train in Rathdrum while ninety two arrive daily.

It is understood Irish rail were to begin an upgrade of the station this year but this has been put on hold.


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