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Failing infrastructure at Southern Cross Station

Southern Cross Station was only finished a decade ago, but the building is already starting to fall apart

Dim lighting down at Southern Cross platform 13 and 14

Wednesday 24 April 2019 17:37 PM
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One of the three escalator down to Southern Cross platform 9 and 10 is still under repair

Wednesday 24 April 2019 17:35 PM
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(2 times this month, 41 times this year)

Failed escalator under repair at Southern Cross platform 9 and 10

Wednesday 24 April 2019 08:39 AM
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Queue to exit Southern Cross platform 9 and 10 due to a failed escalator

Wednesday 24 April 2019 08:39 AM
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(1 time this month, 40 times this year)

Now one of the escalators to Southern Cross platform 15 and 16 has broken down

Wednesday 24 April 2019 08:37 AM
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(1 time this week, 2 times this month, 48 times this year)

Passengers waiting for the lift down to Southern Cross platform 9 and 10

One of the escalators has been fixed, the other still to come

Monday 15 April 2019 08:56 AM
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One of the escalators to Southern Cross platform 9 and 10 has been fixed, the other still to come

Monday 15 April 2019 08:56 AM
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(3 times this month, 77 times this year)

One of the escalators to Southern Cross platform 9 and 10 has been fixed, the other still to come

Monday 15 April 2019 08:54 AM
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(3 times this week, 6 times this month, 88 times this year)

X'Trapolis train finally crawls into Southern Cross platform 10

Due to two out of three escalators breaking down at the Collins Street end

Friday 12 April 2019 09:02 AM
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Congestion in the Burnley Loop at Southern Cross, with a second train held right behind the first

Due to two out of three escalators breaking down at the Collins Street end

Friday 12 April 2019 09:02 AM
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'Normal' crowd waiting to exit Southern Cross platform 13 and 14

Friday 12 April 2019 08:48 AM
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Security staff restart the escalator to Southern Cross platform 11 and 12 after it shutdown

With one dumbarse passengers trying to push past

Friday 12 April 2019 08:42 AM
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(1 time this month, 54 times this year)

Massive crowd at the Collins Street end of Southern Cross platform 9 and 10

Due to two out of three escalators breaking down

Friday 12 April 2019 08:36 AM
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(3 times this month, 50 times this year)

Metro staff on crowd control at Southern Cross platform 10

Due to two out of three escalators breaking down at the Collins Street end

Friday 12 April 2019 08:32 AM
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(2 times this month, 61 times this year)

Metro staff on crowd control at Southern Cross platform 10

Due to two out of three escalators breaking down at the Collins Street end

Friday 12 April 2019 08:31 AM
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(1 time this week, 5 times this month, 82 times this year)

Two out of three escalators broken down at the Collins Street end of Southern Cross platform 9 and 10

Friday 12 April 2019 08:30 AM
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(1 time this week, 4 times this month, 74 times this year)

Metro staff on crowd control at Southern Cross platform 10

Due to two out of three escalators breaking down at the Collins Street end

Friday 12 April 2019 08:29 AM
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(1 time this week, 4 times this month, 58 times this year)

Massive crowd at the Collins Street end of Southern Cross platform 9 and 10

Due to two out of three escalators breaking down

Friday 12 April 2019 08:28 AM
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(2 times this week, 6 times this month, 69 times this year)

Metro staff on crowd control at Southern Cross platform 10

Due to two out of three escalators breaking down at the Collins Street end

Friday 12 April 2019 08:28 AM
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(1 time this week, 5 times this month, 90 times this year)

Massive crowd at the Bourke Street end of Southern Cross platform 9 and 10

Due to two out of three escalators breaking down at the Collins Street end

Friday 12 April 2019 08:28 AM
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(1 time this week, 2 times this month, 51 times this year)

Massive crowd at the Bourke Street end of Southern Cross platform 9 and 10

Due to two out of three escalators breaking down at the Collins Street end

Friday 12 April 2019 08:27 AM
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(1 time this month, 44 times this year)

Cracked paving and loose tactiles at Southern Cross platform 3

Wednesday 10 April 2019 14:02 PM
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Passengers waiting to access Southern Cross platform 9 and 10 have to use the lift

Due to two out of the three escalators having failed!

Wednesday 10 April 2019 13:49 PM
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(6 times this month, 59 times this year)

Two defective escalators at Southern Cross platform 9 and 10 have crippled the rail network

Some Burnley Loop trains in morning peak have had to run express through Southern Cross Station due to platform congestion

Wednesday 10 April 2019 13:49 PM
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(1 time this week, 4 times this month, 55 times this year)
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