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Last update 29 June 2017

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Station Sponsorship Description Photo
St Albans [City] Oaklands College Oaklands College logo to left and TOC logo to right
Photo: 3 March 2008
St Albans station sign
Photo from this Visiting UK page
"The Home of Oaklands College" (below, with logo either side of slogan)
Photo: 26 September 2009
St Albans station sign
Photo from this Wikipedia page
Oaklands College logo to left and right St Albans station sign
Photo from this Girl Guides page
Oaklands College logo and web address to right
Photo: 24 February 2014
St Albans station sign
Photo from this Flickr page
St Austell Stephens Scown Solicitors St Austell Station (in full) with Stephens Scown Solicitors and logo (to right). "The home of Stephens Scown" and stephens-scown.co.uk (in lower band reminiscent of Wessex Trains pink)
Photo: 4 July 2013
St Austell station sign
Stephens Scown Solicitors and logo (to right). "The home of Stephens Scown" and stephens-scown.co.uk (in lower band reminiscent of Wessex Trains pink)
Photo: 4 July 2013
St Austell station sign
Stephens Scown Solicitors and logo (to right). "The home of Stephens Scown" and stephens-scown.co.uk (in lower band reminiscent of Wessex Trains pink)
Post mounted version
Photo: 25 February 2017, known to have been present 4 July 2013
St Austell station sign
Stephens Scown Solicitors and logo (to right). "The home of Stephens Scown" and stephens-scown.co.uk (in lower band reminiscent of Wessex Trains pink)
Post mounted version with other signs
Photo: 25 February 2017, known to have been present 4 July 2013
St Austell station sign
Stephens Scown Solicitors and logo (to right). "The home of Stephens Scown" and stephens-scown.co.uk (in lower band reminiscent of Wessex Trains pink)
Wall mounted version
Photo: 25 February 2017, known to have been present 4 July 2013
St Austell station sign
St Ives Blue Chip Holidays "Blue Chip Holidays stay somewhere special" (in green band on pebble image; www.bluechipholidays.co.uk on image)
Narrow version
Photo: 2 April 2014
St Ives station sign
Photo from this Flickr page
"Blue Chip Holidays stay somewhere special" (in green band on pebble image; www.bluechipholidays.co.uk on image)
Shallower, single post version
Photo: 18 February 2015
St Ives station sign
Photo by John Czyrko
"Blue Chip Holidays stay somewhere special" (in green band on pebble image; www.bluechipholidays.co.uk on image)
Wide version
Photo: 11 September 2013
St Ives station sign
Photo from this Flickr page
"Blue Chip Holidays stay somewhere special" (in green band on starfish image; www.bluechipholidays.co.uk on image)
Photo: 2 April 2014
St Ives station sign
Photo from this Flickr page
"Blue Chip Holidays stay somewhere special" (in green band on pebble image)
Photo: 18 February 2015
St Ives station sign
Photo by John Czyrko
St Keyne Wishing Well Halt Paul Corin's Magnificent Music Machines "Break your journey here, and visit........." (with logo to right; further description below and opening times at bottom)
Photo: 24 May 2005, known to have been present 6 April 2004
St Keyne station sign
Photo from this British Railway Stations page
St Margarets Churchills "Home of Churchills Residential Sales and Lettings" (dark green text with logo to left)
Photo: 17 November 2008
St Margarets station sign
Photo from this Wikipedia page
Salisbury James Hay Partnership "James Hay www.jameshay.co.uk" (red text, company logo to left)
Photo: 7 May 2007
Salisbury station sign
Photo from this Flickr page
"Home of James Hay Partnership" (white text on blue to left, company name and logo on white to right)
Photo: 20 June 2013
Salisbury station sign
Photo from this Flickr page
"James Hay Partnership" (company name and logo in centre; blue and red swirl to upper left and blue swirl to lower right)
Version hanging with name sign
Photo: 16 August 2014 (still present 27 June 2015)
Salisbury station sign
"James Hay Partnership" (company name and logo in centre; blue and red swirl to upper left and blue swirl to lower right)
Wall mounted version
Photo: 27 June 2015
Salisbury station sign
"James Hay Partnership" (company name and logo in centre; blue and red swirl to upper left and blue swirl to lower right)
Sign mounted version
Photo: 27 June 2015
Salisbury station sign
Saltaire World Heritage Site "World Heritage Site" (with red "Metro" band, World Heritage logo to left and Metro logo to right)
Photo: 26 July 2008
Saltaire station sign
Photo from this Flickr page
"World Heritage Site" (with "Metro" logo to left, World Heritage logo to lower left and Northern logo to right)
Photo: 4 April 2015
Saltaire station sign
Shalford Surrey Hills "Surrey Hills an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty" (in blue text with "Hills" in green; blue/green logo to left)
Photo: 19 October 2015, known to have been present 3 May 2014
Shalford station sign
Shalford station sign
Sharper photo from this Flickr page
Sheffield SIG "insulation | interiors | technical insulation | fixings | construction accessories" (in white text on maroon band and SIG logo to left)
Running in board version
Photo: 6 April 2015
Sheffield station sign
"insulation | interiors | technical insulation | fixings | construction accessories" (in white text on dark pink, SIG logo to top and web address below)
Post mounted version
Photo: 6 April 2015
Sheffield station sign
"insulation | interiors | technical insulation | fixings | construction accessories" (in white text on dark pink, SIG logo to top and web address below)
Wall mounted version with direction instructions
Photo: 6 April 2015
Sheffield station sign
"insulation | interiors | technical insulation | fixings | construction accessories" (in white text on dark pink, SIG logo to top and web address below)
Canopy-hung version with direction instructions
Photo: 31 August 2015
Sheffield station sign
Sherborne Church House Investment Management "West Country Home of Church House Investment Management" (with logo to right; blue text on white background)
Sign-mounted version
Photo: 17 August 2014 but known to have been present 27 March 2014
Sherborne station sign
Sherborne station sign
Clearer photo from this Flickr page
"West Country Home of Church House Investment Management" (with logo to right; blue text on white background)
Hanging version
Photo: 17 August 2014
Sherborne station sign
Shoreham-by-Sea Direct Travel Insurance "Home of Direct Travel Insurance www.direct-travel.co.uk" (in blue text with logo to top right)
Photo: 3 April 2013
Shoreham station sign
Photo from this Flickr page (broken link)
Shrewsbury University of Chester "Home of University Centre Shrewsbury" (with University Centre Shrewsbury logo to top left and University of Chester to top right)
Photo: 19 August 2016
Shrewsbury station sign
"www.ucshrewsbury.ac.uk • enguiries@ucshrewsbury.ac.uk" (with University Centre Shrewsbury logo above, student image to left and Shropshire council and University of Chester logos to lower left)
Additional advertising over subway
Photo: 19 August 2016
Shrewsbury station sign
Silkstone Common Silkstone Waggonway Trail "Alight Here For The Silkstone Waggonway Trail" (with Friends of Silkstone Waggonway logo to right and Penistone Line Partnership logo to left)
Photo: 6 April 2015
Silkstone station sign
Silkstone station sign
(closer view)
Silverdale Royal Society for the Protection of Birds "Home of Leighton Moss" (in blue on light grey with RSPB logo to left); "Discover wonderful wildlife in the Arnside & Silverdale Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty" (on white band at bottom with AONB and National Lottery logos to right)
Photo: 6 May 2016
Silverdale station sign
Photo from this Flickr page
Sittingbourne Kent Science Park "Home to Kent Science Park" (in blue with stylised flower at each end)
Hanging version
Photo: 10 July 2013
Sittingbourne station sign
Photo by Andy Davies
"Home to Kent Science Park" (in blue with stylised flower at each end)
Wall-mounted version
Photo: July 2014
Sittingbourne station sign
Photo by Andy Davies
"Home to Kent Science Park" (in blue with stylised flower at each end)
Sign-mounted version
Photo: 27 December 2009
Sittingbourne station sign
Photo from this Flickr page
Slough O2 "We're better, connected O2" (white text on blue, narrow sign)
Photo: 1 November 2008
Slough station sign
Photo from this Flickr page
"We're better, connected O2" (white text on blue, wide sign)
Photo: 26 August 2010
Slough station sign
Photo from this Flickr page
"O2" (twice, white text on blue, wide sign, Telefonica logo to left of upper version)
Photo: 8 December 2014; known to have been present 2 May 2014
Slough station sign
"O2" (white text on blue)
Photo: 11 May 2013
Slough station sign
Photo from this Flickr page
"O2" (white text on blue with Telefonica logo to left)
Wall mounted version
Photo: 8 December 2014
Slough station sign
"O2" (white text on blue with Telefonica logo to left)
Post mounted version
Photo: 13 August 2016
Slough station sign
"O2" (white text on blue with Telefonica logo to left)
Banner version
Photo: 13 August 2016
Slough station sign
"O2" (white text on blue with Telefonica logo to left)
Tall and short versions mounted together
Photo: 8 December 2014
Slough station sign
"Money Your community Shopping Tickets Things are changing O2.co.uk/changing" (white text to left on landscape image, "O2" logo to lower right)
Photo: 11 May 2013
Slough station sign
Photo from this Flickr page
"O2" (white text on blue with Telefonica logo to left)
Additional advertising on platform number sign
Photo: 8 December 2014
Slough station sign
"Be more dog" (white text on blue with animal images to right; web address and logo to far right)
Additional advertising on platform fence
Photo: 8 December 2014
Slough station sign
"Music. Sports. Gaming. In glorious 4G" (white text on blue with related images separating words; logo to right and Telefonica logo to left)
Additional advertising on ticket gate fence
Photo: 8 December 2014
Slough station sign
"On O2 your network coverage is like baby geese that follow you wherever you go" (white text on blue with related images); "more for you" (with logo to right)
Additional advertising on ticket gate fence
Photo: 13 August 2016
Slough station sign
Dog and entertainment images on blue background; logo to right and Telefonica and 4G logos to left
Additional advertising in ticket office
Photo: 17 December 2014
Slough station sign
"Music. Sports. Gaming. In glorious 4G" (white text on blue; logo to right)
Additional advertising in ticket office
Photo: 17 December 2014
Slough station sign
"All the things that make your heart sing o2.co.uk/4G" (white text on blue; logo to right and Telefonica logo to left)
Additional advertising in ticket office
Photo: 17 December 2014
Slough station sign
"Be more dog" (white text on blue with dog images to right; logo and "bemoredog.com" to far right)
Additional advertising in ticket office
Photo: 17 December 2014
Slough station sign
"On O2, your network coverage is like baby geese that follow you wherever you go more for you" (with logo to far right)
Additional advertising in ticket office
Photo: 13 August 2016
Slough station sign
"more for you O2" (white text on blue with Telefonica logo to left)
Wall mounted version
Photo: 13 August 2016
Slough station sign
"more for you O2" (white text on blue with Telefonica logo to left)
Post mounted version
Photo: 13 August 2016
Slough station sign
"more for you O2" (white text on blue with Telefonica logo to left)
Large version with GWR brand
Photo: 13 August 2016
Slough station sign
Solihull Touchwood "Home of Touchwood over 80 stores * 20 restaurants * 9 screen cinema" (green text with logo to right)
Photo: 5 June 2010
Solihull station sign
Photo from this Flickr page
"Shopping as it should be" (white text over fashion image, with logo to right)
Photo: 13 October 2012
Solihull station sign
Photo from this Flickr page
"Touchwood Est. 2001" (with fashion image to left and "for everything you love" logo to right)
Wall mounted version
Photo: 3 February 2014
Solihull station sign
Photo from this Flickr page
"Touchwood Est. 2001" (with fashion image to left and "for everything you love" logo to right)
Post mounted version
Solihull station sign
Photo from unknown source
"The home of Touchwood Fashion | Dining | Entertainment" (in white on turquoise)
Photo: 21 February 2015
Solihull station sign
Photo from this Flickr page
Southampton Airport (Parkway) University of Southampton "University of Southampton Science Park" (in blue text with University of Southampton logo to left and Science Park logo to right)
Photo: 31 August 2008
Southampton Airport Parkway station sign
Photo from this Flickr page
"Home of University of Southampton" (with university name in corporate font; blue text on white background)
Photo: 23 September 2009
Southampton Airport Parkway station sign
Photo from this Flickr page
"Home of University of Southampton" (with university name in corporate font; white text on blue background)
Photo: 26 April 2014
Southampton Airport Parkway station sign
Southampton Central University of Southampton "Home of University of Southampton" (with university name in corporate font; blue text on white background)
Photo: 2 June 2011
Southampton Central station sign
Photo from this Flickr page
"Home of University of Southampton" (with university name in corporate font; white text on blue background)
Canopy-hung version
Photo: 26 April 2014
Southampton Central station sign
"Home of University of Southampton" (with university name in corporate font; white text on blue background)
Fascia mounted version
Photo: 5 November 2016
Southampton Central station sign
"Home of University of Southampton" (with university name in corporate font; white text on blue background)
Post mounted version, showing evidence of old blue text on white background version
Photo: 5 November 2016
Southampton Central station sign
"Home of National Oceanography Centre" (with university logo to left and oceanography centre logo to right)
Photo: 31 August 2008
Southampton Central station sign
Photo from this Flickr page
Southend East Southend Adult Community College "Home of Southend Adult Community College" (at bottom with logo in lower right corner; text in white on dark blue background) Southend East station sign
Photo from this National Rail Enquiries page
Southend Adult Community College and Life Beacon logos in white to lower right on dark blue background
Photo: 21 January 2014
Southend East station sign
Photo from this Flickr page
Southport Visit Southport "Southport England's Classic Resort" (Visit Southport logo, with second "O" formed from multi-coloured dots; Merseyrail logo to left)
Main name board
Photo: February 2016, known to have been present 18 June 2013
Southport station sign
"Southport England's Classic Resort" (Visit Southport logo, with second "O" formed from multi-coloured dots; Merseyrail logo to left)
Gate line name board
Photo: 12 January 2011
Southport station sign
Photo from this Flickr page (broken link)
Southwick Shoreham Port "The home of shoreham port" (in blue text with port logo above, and large partial logo to left)
Photo: approx 11 May 2012
Southwick station sign
Photo from this Shoreham Port page
Spean Bridge 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: 7 July 2008
Spean Bridge station sign
Photo from this Flickr page
"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: 24 August 2011; still present 15 June 2014
Spean Bridge station sign
Photo from this Flickr page
Squires Gate Blackpool International Airport/Lancashire County Council "Alight here for" (with Blackpool International Airport logo below; mounted above main name sign)/Lancashire county council and Northern Rail logos at bottom of main name sign
Photo: 16 October 2009
Squires Gate station sign
Photo from this Flickr page
Stafford Staffordshire University "Staffordshire University The home of great minds" (in white text on red with university logo to lower right)
Photo: 5 April 2014; known to have been present 6 February 2014
Stafford station sign
University of Wolverhampton "The University of Opportunity" (in blue text with university logo to right)
Photo: 18 February 2016
Stafford station sign
Stewartby Forest of Marston Vale "Alight here for the Marston Vale Millennium Country Park and Timberland Trail" (Forest of Marston Vale/Forests for the Community logo to top right)
Photo: 4 June 2010
Stewartby station sign
Photo from this Flickr page
Stevenage North Hertfordshire College
Sponsorship removed by 29 August 2015
"Home of North Hertfordshire College" (with college logo to left and to right)
Wall mounted version
Photo: 27 December 2013
Stevenage station sign
"Home of North Hertfordshire College" (with college logo to left and to right)
Photo: 27 December 2013
Post mounted version
Stevenage station sign
Invest in Stevenage
Sponsorship removed by 29 August 2015
"where imagination takes hold" (in red text at top); "investinstevenage.co.uk" (in black text below) with 'bubble' logo to right
Photo: 27 December 2013
Stevenage station sign
Da Vinci School
Sponsorship removed by 29 August 2015
"The Da Vinci" logo (to left); "studio school of science and engineering" (in blue text to right); blue stripe below with "www.davinci-school.co.uk imagination in action" (in white including Leonardo-derived pictogram)
Photo: 27 December 2013
Stevenage station sign
Stockport Stockport College "The home of" (in dark blue text on white with university logo to left), "Stockport College" (in white text on blue-grey to right)
Photo: 6 February 2014
Stockport station sign
Strood Medway Council "Welcome to Strood" (in blue text with Medway Council logo to top on shaped sign)
Photo: 27 March 2013
Strood station sign
Photo from this Flickr page
Sunderland Gentoo "The home of gent www.gentoogroup.com" (in black text with "gen" in orange)
Photo: 22 October 2013
Sunderland station sign
Photo from this Flickr page
Sunningdale National School of Government "Welcome to the home of the National School of Government" ("welcome" slogan above school name; logo to left)
This version above entrance doors
Photo: 25 May 2009
Sunningdale station sign
Photo from this Flickr page
"Advancing effective government nationalschool.gov.uk" (blue text fading to red with blue web address below, logo to right; orange background fading to white) Sunningdale station sign
Sutton Subsea 7 "subsea 7" (in blue fade above "7" in red); "www.subsea7.com seabed-to-surface" (white text on red band below)
Unbranded main sign
Photo: 20 April 2013
Sutton station sign
Photo from this Flickr page
"subsea 7" (in blue fade above "7" in red); "www.subsea7.com seabed-to-surface" (white text on red band below)
Southern branding on main sign
Photo: 11 October 2014
Sutton station sign
Photo from this Flickr page
Swansea Swansea University Unknown text in green/white on blue and blue text on green band below with white logo to top
Photo: 13 February 2014
Swansea station sign
"Drws i ddyfodol disglair #arfrigydon" (first two words in green, remainder in white on blue with white logo to top), "Anfonwch: SWANSEA i 61122 i ganford mwy" (in blue on green band at base)
Photo: 13 February 2014
Swansea station sign
Unknown text in blue band near left over image
Photo: 13 February 2014
Swansea station sign
"Welcome to Swansea #makingwaves" (welcome message in green, hashtag in white on blue background; green web address below and white logo to top, all in blue band on left over student/beach image)
Photo: 13 February 2014
Swansea station sign
"Creoso i Abertawe #arfrigydon" (welcome message in green, hashtag in white and web address in green below, white logo to top, all in blue band on left over student/beach image)
Photo: 3 November 2014
Swansea station sign
"Welcome to Swansea" (welcome message in green, hashtag in white and web address in green below, white logo to top, all in blue band on left over student/beach image)
Photo: 3 November 2014
Swansea station sign
"Creoso i Abertawe" (welcome message in green, hashtag in white and web address in green below, white logo to top, all in blue band on left over student/beach image)
Photo: 3 November 2014
Swansea station sign
"Welcome to Swansea" (welcome message in green, hashtag in white and web address in green below, white logo to top, all in blue band on left over student/beach image)
Photo: 3 November 2014
Swansea station sign
"Creoso i Abertawe" (welcome message in green, hashtag in white and web address in green below, white logo to top, all in blue band on left over student image)
Photo: 3 November 2014
Swansea station sign
"Welcome to Swansea" (welcome message in green, hashtag in white and web address in green below, white logo to top, all in blue band on left over student image)
Photo: 3 November 2014
Swansea station sign
"Drws i ddyfodol disglair" (first two words in green, remainder in white on blue with white logo to left; hashtag and web address repeated in blue on green band at base)
Photo: 3 November 2014
Swansea station sign
"Where bright futures begin" (first and last words in green, remainder in white on blue with white logo to left; hashtag and web address repeated in blue on green band at base)
Photo: 3 November 2014
Swansea station sign
Sway New Forest National Park "Gateway to the New Forest National Park" (with green mark to left and park logo to right)
South West Trains branding on main sign
Photo: 25 July 2009
Sway station sign
Photo from this Flickr page
"Gateway to the New Forest National Park" (with green mark to left and park logo to right)
Generic branding on main sign
Photo: August 2010
Sway station sign
Photo from this Flickr page

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