Sponsored station name signs

A (hopefully) comprehensive listing

Locations beginning M

Last update 30 September 2023

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Station Sponsorship Description Photo
Machynlleth Snowdonia National Park Mynedfa i Linell Arfordir y Cambrian a Pharc Cenedlaethol Eryri (above in blue text); Gateway to the Cambrian Coast Line and Snowdonia National Park (below in blue text); Cambrian Railways Partnership logo to upper left, Snowdonia National Park logo to upper right, Arriva Trains Wales logo on blue stripe to right Photo: 9 April 2014; known to have been present 1 December 2011; still present 19 August 2016 Machynlleth station sign
Machynlleth Snowdonia National Park Mynedfa i Linell Arfordir y Cambrian a Pharc Cenedlaethol Eryri (above in blue text); Gateway to the Cambrian Coast Line and Snowdonia National Park (below in blue text); Cambrian Railways Partnership logo to upper left, Snowdonia National Park logo to upper right, Transport for Wales logo above blue stripe to left Photo: 19 September 2019 Machynlleth station sign Photo from this Flickr page
Maida Vale London Underground International Women's Day International Women's Day, 8 March 2020 (above in purple text, Underground logo modified in IWD colours, all above women's heads image) Photo: 8 March 2020 Maida Vale station sign Photo from this Flickr page
Maidenhead 3 Thanks for popping by. Keep on internetting. (at bottom, Thanks in colour, seal image to left and logo to right) Photo: 6 May 2013; removed by 18 October 2014 Maidenhead station sign
Maidenhead 3 Home of the network built for internetting (at bottom, internetting in colour, cat image to left and logo to right) Photo: 6 May 2013; removed by 18 October 2014 Maidenhead station sign
Maidenhead 3 Home of the network built for internetting (at bottom, internetting in colour, squirrel image to left and logo to right) Photo: 6 May 2013; removed by 18 October 2014 Maidenhead station sign
Maidenhead 3 Thanks for popping by. Keep on internetting. (at bottom, Thanks in colour, finger image to left and logo to right) Photo: 6 May 2013; removed by 18 October 2014 Maidenhead station sign
Maidenhead 3 Hi there, welcome to Maidenhead Home of the network built for the internet (Maidenhead in multicolour green, logo to right) Photo: 17 January 2013; removed by 18 October 2014 Maidenhead station sign
Maidenhead 3 Hi there, welcome to Maidenhead Home of the network built for the internet (Maidenhead in multicolour pink, logo to right) Photo: 31 July 2013; removed by 18 October 2014 Maidenhead station sign
Maidstone East Maidstone Council Welcome to Maidstone County Town of Kent (in blue text on white with wavy orange and blue stripes below, web address and council logo at base) Photo: 6 August 2019; known to have been present 31 October 2018 Maidenhead East station sign Photo from this Flickr page
Mallaig The Gaelic Rings the gaelic rings (in black text in centre); cearcaill na gàidhig (in blue text below), with logo and web address to left and partial logo to right; purple stripe on main sign Photo: 6 July 2011; removed by 2013 Mallaig station sign Photo from this Flickr page
Mallaig The Gaelic Rings cearcaill na gàidhig (in black text in centre); the gaelic rings (in blue text below), with logo and web address to left and partial logo to right; First Scotrail branding on main sign Photo: 19 November 2013; removed by 2015 Mallaig station sign Photo from this Flickr page
Mallaig The Gaelic Rings the gaelic rings (in black text in centre); cearcaill na gàidhig (in blue text below), with logo and web address to left and partial logo to right; Scotrail branding on main sign Photo: 19 May 2015; removed by 2022 Mallaig station sign Photo from this Flickr page
Manchester Piccadilly Manchester City Council (Bee logo to lower right) Photo: 19 May 2023 Manchester Piccadilly station sign
Marden Bethany School Welcome to the home of Bethany School (in white text on blue with logo to right and web address below) Photo: 3 September 2018 (when installed) Marden station sign Photo from this Bethany School page
Marden Bethany School Home of Bethany School (in white text on maroon with logo to right) Photo: 10 April 2021 Marden station sign Photo from this Flickr page
Marden Balfour Wines Station for Hush Heath Estate Home of Balfour Wines (white text on blue with logo to right) Photo: 26 January 2022 Marden station sign Photo from this Flickr page
Margate Turner Contemporary The home of Turner Contemporary (in black text on blue/white abstract background) Photo: 1 May 2022 Margate station sign
Margate Turner Contemporary The home of Turner Contemporary (in black text on pink/white abstract background) Photo: 2 May 2022 Margate station sign
Margate Turner Contemporary The home of Turner Contemporary (in black text on bright yellow/white abstract background) Photo: 2 May 2022 Margate station sign
Margate Turner Contemporary The home of Turner Contemporary (in black text on deep yellow/white abstract background) Photo: 2 May 2022 Margate station sign
Market Harborough Harborough District Council Visit Harborough;Locks of Fun (in orange text with logo to left, www.visitharborough.com Sponsored by Harbourh District Council below and District of Harborough logo to right, all on white band with canal image above) Photo: February 2020; removed by September 2023 Market Harborough station sign Photo from this Picuki page
Market Harborough Harborough District Council Invest in Harborough District (in green text with logo to left, www.investinharborough.com Sponsored by Harbourh District Council below and District of Harborough logo to right, all on white band with town image above) Photo: 25 February 2020; removed by September 2023 Market Harborough station sign Photo from this East Midlands Railway page
Melksham Knorr-Bremse … the home of Knorr-Bremse Rail Systems UK (in white on blue background; logo to lower left and social media logos and web address to lower right) Post mounted version Photo: 4 April 2022; known to have been installed after March 2020; still present 30 September 2023 Melksham station sign
Melksham Knorr-Bremse … and for more information about Knorr-Bremse please go to: knorr-bremse.co.uk (in white on blue background; social media logos after text and logo to lower right) Additional advertising on poster boards - long version Photo: 9 February 2022; known to have been present 23 April 2021; still present 30 September 2023 Melksham station sign
Melksham Knorr-Bremse … and for more information about Knorr-Bremse please go to: knorr-bremse.co.uk (in white on blue background; social media logos after text and logo to lower right) Additional advertising on poster boards - short version Photo: 30 September 2023 Melksham station sign photo by Luke Deaves
Melksham Knorr-Bremse … the home of Knorr-Bremse Rail Systems UK (in white on blue background; logo to lower left and social media logos and web address to lower right) Fence mounted version Photo: 9 February 2022; still present 30 September 2023 Melksham station sign
Melksham Knorr-Bremse Rail systems excellence…, (logo), …in Melksham (in white on blue background) Additional advertising on shelter Photo: 24 August 2022; still present 30 September 2023 Melksham station sign
MetroCentre MetroCentre Shopping Centre Shopping centre logo to left Photo: 14 September 2010; known to have been present 31 March 2008; removed by October 2013 MetroCentre station sign Photo from this Flickr page (broken link)
Mile End London Underground Playstation (logos incorporating Underground logo on 'train side' image; station name changed to reflect a Playstation game) Photo: 18 November 2020; removed 16 December 2020 Mile End station sign Photo from this Push Square page
Millbrook Forest of Marston Vale Alight here for Marston Vale Millennium Country Park (Forest of Marston Vale/Forests for the Community logo to top right) Version mounted with name sign Photo: 4 June 2010 Millbrook station sign Photo from this Flickr page
Millbrook Forest of Marston Vale Alight here for Marston Vale Millennium Country Park (Forest of Marston Vale/Forests for the Community logo to top right) Standalone version Photo: 12 July 2014 Millbrook station sign Photo from this Flickr page
Milton Keynes Central University of Bedfordshire Home of (with university logo, UCMK logo and web address to right; London Midland branding on main sign) Sign same width as name sign Photo: 18 June 2014; known to have been present by 8 May 2014; removed by October 2020 Milton Keynes station sign
Milton Keynes Central University of Bedfordshire Home of (with university logo, UCMK logo and web address to right; London Midland branding on main sign) Sign wider than name sign Photo: 3 September 2014; removed by October 2020 Milton Keynes station sign
Milton Keynes Central University of Bedfordshire Home of (with university logo, UCMK logo and web address to right; no branding on main sign) Sign same width as name sign Photo: 29 December 2017; still present 8 September 2018; removed by October 2020 Milton Keynes station sign
Milton Keynes Central University of Bedfordshire Home of (with university logo, UCMK logo and web address to right; no branding on main sign) Sign wider than name sign Photo: 29 December 2017; removed by October 2020 Milton Keynes station sign
Milton Keynes Central Pasquier Our delicious brioche is baked here (with brioche images above and company logo to right); London Midland branding on main sign Sign same width as name sign Photo: 11 July 2020; removed by October 2020 Milton Keynes station sign Photo from this Flickr page
Milton Keynes Central Pasquier Our delicious brioche is baked here (with brioche images above and company logo to right); London Northwestern Railway branding on main sign Sign same width as name sign Photo: 24 August 2021; known to have been present 10 October 2020; still present 16 July 2023 Milton Keynes station sign
Milton Keynes Central Pasquier Our delicious brioche is baked here (with brioche images above and company logo to right); London Northwestern Railway branding on main sign Sign wider than name sign Photo: 10 October 2020; still present 16 July 2023 Milton Keynes station sign
Mirfield Mirfield in Bloom Welcome to Mirfield in Bloom (on pink flower backing with logo to right) Photo: 12 November 2022 Mirfield station sign Photo from this Flickr page
Morar The Gaelic Rings the gaelic rings (in black text in centre); cearcaill na gàidhig (in blue text below), with logo and web address to left and partial logo to right Photo: 6 July 2011; known to have been present 8 July 2008 Morar station sign Photo from this Flickr page
Morar The Gaelic Rings cearcaill na gàidhig (in black text in centre); the gaelic rings (in blue text below), with logo and web address to left and partial logo to right Photo: 20 August 2012 Morar station sign Photo from this Owen Dunn page
Morecambe Alzheimer's Society 'Dementia friendly' logo to lower centre with Bentham Line logo; Lancashire county council logo to lower left Photo: 19 June 2021 Morecambe station sign Photo from this Flickr page
Motspur Park Saipem Welcome to the home of Saipem UK (in black text to left with logo to far left); Centre of excellence in offshore engineering & construction (in blue text to right with marine image to far right) Sign mounted version known to have been present by 24 August 2011 Motspur Park station sign Photo from this Greater London Photos page
Motspur Park Saipem UK Welcome to the home of Saipem UK (in black text to left with logo to far left); Centre of excellence in offshore engineering & construction (in blue text to right with marine image to far right) Hanging version known to have been present by 24 August 2011 Motspur Park station sign Photo from unidentified web page
Mottisfont & Dunbridge National Trust Alight here for Mottisfont Abbey (in white on green backing with logo to left) Photo: 22 June 2023 Mottisfont & Dunbridge station sign Photo from this Flickr page
Mount Florida Olympic Games Hampden Park (in white on pink backing with London 2012 Olympic logo to left) Post mounted version Photo: 31 July 2012; removed 2012 Mount Florida station sign Photo from this Flickr page
Mount Florida Olympic Games Hampden Park (in white on pink backing with London 2012 Olympic logo to right) Wall mounted version Photo: 31 July 2012; removed 2012 Mount Florida station sign Photo from this Flickr page