From Monday 18 May, Merseyrail will be increasing services on the network, including reinstating some services before 07:00 and after 19:00, Monday – Saturday. Services will continue to run between approximately 08:00 – 20:00 on Sundays.
Rail travelling football fans rejoice – now’s your chance to spend the day with Soccer AM host and former footballer Jimmy Bullard.
The ex-Wigan Athletic player will be joining Merseyrail staff at Liverpool South Parkway station on Tuesday 3 December between 12pm and 1:30pm, and passengers are welcome to come and meet the man himself.
TV personality Jimmy will be manning the tills in the Mtogo convenience store, checking tickets at the gate-line and making announcements on the tannoy.
Jimmy’s appearance is supported by Merseyrail’s partnership with confectionary manufacturer Cadbury.
Suzanne Grant, Commercial Director at Merseyrail, said: “We are very excited to welcome Jimmy Bullard to our network next week.
“Liverpool South Parkway’s Mtogo store is one of the busiest on our network and we are sure that Jimmy will provide entertainment to our passengers throughout the day.
“We would welcome anyone to come and say hello to Jimmy as we celebrate all things football– it’s sure to be a special afternoon!”
Liverpool South Parkway’s Mtogo store is the newest and one of the largest of ten stores on the Merseyrail network, offering anything from meal deals, fresh milk and Costa Coffees to magazines, newspapers and train tickets at competitive prices.
There is also a large range of vegetarian and vegan-friendly treats available.