Station marks 175th birthday
Southeastern will mark 175 years of Ashford International station in partnership with Ashford Borough Council (ABC) and Ashford Borough Museum tomorrow (Friday).
ABC leader Cllr Gerry Clarkson will unveil a specially named train and there will be a display of memorabilia from Ashford Borough Museum and rail heritage group Network South East Society.
Jim Wells, Ashford International station manager, and his team will be dressed as Victorian conductors and hand out commemorative cakes.
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