Two train companies, GWR and Southeastern have had their franchises extended after the government made a direct award contract to the two operators.
GWR is offering a January sale with train tickets from as little as £5, for travel between 23rd January and 3rd April 2020.
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.
This year marks the 175th anniversary of the railway between Oxford and Didcot, and they’re having a special day of celebrations on 15th June 2019.
Next month, the last ever passenger service HST will leave Paddington, and you can be on board.
Here’s an odd thing for sale, and hence, for some people, utterly desirable — boxes of unused destination labels used on Intercity 125 trains.
Great Western Railway (GWR) is releasing 200,000 low(er) cost train tickets for journeys taking place between 21 January 2018 and 28 March 2018.
Over the past few days a steady stream of curious locomotives have been seen on the railways heading towards London. Coming together to mourn the passing of a mighty railway depot.
This Saturday (2nd Sept) will be a rare chance to go onto the site of one of London’s larger railway depots, to mark its eleventy-first birthday.
This coming September will be a very rare chance to go onto the site of one of London’s larger railway depots, to mark its eleventy-first birthday.
Imagine a steam train without a locomotive — one where there is seemingly no form of propulsion save the tell tale hint of a wisp of steam from the roof.