NatEx finalises Digbeth redevelopment

NatEx finalises Digbeth redevelopment Copper-clad exterior planned for new Digbeth coach station.

NATIONAL Express has submitted the final planning application for the £15million redevelopment of Digbeth coach station in Birmingham.  The existing coach station closes next week, and services will then operate from a temporary terminal until the new coach station opens in 2009.

Paul Bunting, chief executive of National Express, says: "A brand new modern coach station will greatly enhance people’s experience of coach travel in Birmingham and around the UK.  We are totally committed to delivering this project, which will assist with the regeneration of Digbeth and provide a landmark gateway into the city centre."