Following the news that Andover had won the "Station of the Year" competition - see news story for September 13th - Sir George handed over the winners Trophy to station staff.
On the left, Ivor Vincent with Michael Owen, second from left. To the right of Sir George, Moira Kellett and next to her the Deputy Mayor of Test Valley Cllr Tony Gentle. Rob Macdonald is next to him with Bob Crumplin on the far right.
A plaque to commemorate the station's achievement was unveiled in the booking hall, and Andrew Haines, Managing Director of South West trains paid tribute to the staff.