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Train speed record set between London and Bristol
Train speed record set between London and Bristol

Train speed record set between London and Bristol

A new modern speed record has been set for a train running between Bristol Temple Meads and London Paddington of just 1 hour and 12 minutes.

Sep
30
2019
Two dates to visit two underground sites in Bristol
Two dates to visit two underground sites in Bristol

Two dates to visit two underground sites in Bristol

Fancy a day outside London seeing an underground railway and an underground vault on the same day?

Mar
17
2019
Clifton Rocks – Bristol’s underground funicular railway
Clifton Rocks – Bristol’s underground funicular railway

Clifton Rocks – Bristol’s underground funicular railway

Deep under the streets of Bristol lies an abandoned underground railway that served a secret purpose in WW2 and is only now starting to occasionally open its doors to curious visitors.

May
14
2017
Tickets Alert: Tours of the vaults under the Clifton Suspension Bridge
Tickets Alert: Tours of the vaults under the Clifton Suspension Bridge

Tickets Alert: Tours of the vaults under the Clifton Suspension Bridge

Earlier this year, the first-ever tours of the only-recently discovered vaults under Bristol's famous Clifton Suspension Bridge took place.

Dec
16
2016
Inside the hidden vaults under the Clifton Suspension Bridge
Inside the hidden vaults under the Clifton Suspension Bridge

Inside the hidden vaults under the Clifton Suspension Bridge

Experts had long thought the mighty stone foundations of the Clifton Suspension Bridge were as solid as the bedrock they stood upon. The experts were wrong.

Oct
29
2016