LNER Releases Collector Series Of Azuma Launch Posters Celebrating Destinations20/04/21
London North Eastern Railway (LNER) has launched a collection of iconic poster prints to give those who want a piece of railway history the chance to celebrate the new LNER Azuma fleet.
The official LNER Azuma poster collection features seven original illustrated posters of Azuma trains on the LNER route, in stations and at landmark locations from the historic launch dates.
The A3 poster collection features iconic locations such as Leeds, York, Harrogate, Edinburgh Waverley and Lincoln. The collection celebrates the introduction of Azuma services to these destinations as part of LNER’s mission to transform communities with their innovative fleet.
Kate McFerran, LNER Director of Communications, said: “The LNER Azuma poster collection gives those in our communities and who are enthusiastic about the iconic LNER fleet a chance to own a piece of railway history.
“These commemorative posters were hugely popular and much requested when we launched our Azuma services and we’re excited to give enthusiasts the chance to add them to their collection
“The original LNER was well known for its evocative posters and great publicity, so it is wonderful that we can continue this tradition with the release of the Azuma launch collection of posters.”
The seven poster collection can be purchased as a full set, or as individuals and includes the following locations:
- London King’s Cross to Leeds first Azuma passenger service, 15 May 2019
- York launch, commemorated with Azuma and Mallard together at York station, 30 July 2019
- Edinburgh Waverley launch, 1 August 2019
- Lincoln launch, 21 October 2019
- Aberdeen launch, 26 November 2019
- Inverness launch, 10 December 2019
- Harrogate launch, 15 December 2019
The posters were designed for the launch of Azuma around the LNER route throughout 2019, and have now been printed for rail fans to enjoy for generations to come.
Anyone who would like to get their hands on the LNER Azuma Launch Poster Collection can now do so by ordering from the online LNER Shop, which also sells the LNER regionally-inspired face coverings and LNER Cooking for CALM cookbook.
The posters make ideal gifts for those local to the area or interested in rail memorabilia priced at just £9.99, including postage per poster, or the full collection of seven for £49.99 including postage.
Customers can visit https://www.lnermerchandise.co.uk/ for more information and to make a purchase.
Anyone wishing to purchase the posters from outside of the UK should contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
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