LOOKING BACK: How Greyfriars bus station started its life in Northampton in the 1970s

Greyfriars bus station being built
Greyfriars bus station being built

The Chron takes a look back at Greyfriars bus station which opened in April 1976.

Today (Sunday) will see the demolition of the town’s former bus station.

Looking Back scans used Mar 12 2015'Greyfriars bus station being built 1974

Looking Back scans used Mar 12 2015'Greyfriars bus station being built 1974

Transport boss Christopher Mahoney

Transport boss Christopher Mahoney

Looking Back scans used Mar 12 2015'Greyfriars bus station being built 1970s'clearing land by shovel

Looking Back scans used Mar 12 2015'Greyfriars bus station being built 1970s'clearing land by shovel