Family

Easter activities for all the family
It’s set to be an egg-cellent long weekend filled with eggs-treme amounts of fun during the Easter break. Make the most of the bank holiday and gather the troops for an activity-packed few days. It should be a cracker! more >
28th March 2018
Family-friendly farms
Is the dawning of a new season making you feel a bit of a spring chicken? Gather the troops and get back to nature by visiting one of these farm parks that are suitable for kids young and old. Meet, feed and touch real animals, just a hop, skip and a jump from a GWR station. more >
21st March 2018
2for1 days out
Take advantage of these great deals on offer during the February mid-term school holidays, making savings when you travel with Great Western Railway. more >
12th February 2018
Fun and free family activities in January
If you’re feeling the post-Christmas pinch, we have the perfect solution for you. Pull on your warmest clothes, gather the troops and brave the wintery winds with these ten activities that are family friendly and won’t break the bank. Geffrye Museum closing day party... more >
24th December 2017
‘When I was eight, I told my parents I wanted to join the circus’
British-born Cirque du Soleil performer and European Championship gold medallist Alanna Baker tells Escape how she fulfilled her childhood dream. more >
13th December 2017