Four great adventure playgrounds
Summer ain’t over yet! With a couple of weeks of the holidays still to go, here’s a great idea for keeping the children amused, especially as the weather starts to turn. Take the kids to let off steam at these four top adventure playgrounds from across the network. more >
15th August 2018
Take a GWR train to Cardiff, Tenby and beyond for a super summer in South Wales
Home to some of the finest beaches around, South Wales is the perfect destination for a staycation. There is loads to see and do in this picturesque part of the country, just pick one of the GWR destinations as your base and explore… more >
6th August 2018
Five outdoor cinema screenings on the GWR network this September
This summer, there have been loads of exciting opportunities to see films in the open air, with pop-up cinemas appearing all round the country, but did you know that screenings continue throughout September? Here is a pick of our favourite flicks being shown at stunning – and fitting – locations across the GWR network. Book ahead to get your front-row seat. more >
3rd August 2018
Come visit the Cotswolds with GWR
With its thatched-roof cottages, golden stone buildings, great pubs and quintessentially British countryside, the Cotswolds is one of the prettiest patches of rural England you could ever explore – and only a short journey London Paddington. September Withers recommends where to visit, stay and eat in our guide to this beautiful part of the world. more >
17th August 2018
Ten fun things to do in Cornwall when you travel with GWR
As one of the most popular destinations in the country, Cornwall is best-known for its amazing beaches that are often thronging with tourists during the summer months. But as well as being a top spot to cool off during the warmer months, the region’s also full of excellent attractions that suit those looking to explore the area beyond the seaside. Here’s our guide to the best places to visit during your next Cornish trip. more >
13th August 2018