Activities

Grub’s up! June’s best, flavour-packed food festivals
Food, glorious food! Your weekend is about to pack some serious punch at these awesome food and drink festivals, serving some of the best local and regional dishes across the network. more >
11th June 2019
Into the wild: nature festivals you can reach by train
Immersing ourselves in the wild is good for our physical health and mental wellbeing . So get in touch with your wild side at these nature festivals, taking place across the GWR network this summer. more >
4th June 2019
Five festival hacks you need to know
With the festival season well and truly underway, we give our top tips on how to get the most out of your big weekend, and how to save on travel when you take the train. more >
3rd June 2019
Finding peace: five best botanical gardens
Everyone needs somewhere to go to get away from the hustle and bustle of the city. Here’s the network's finest collections of rare fauna, just a train journey away. more >
30th May 2019
Discover the Great West Way
There’s loads to see and do on this great new 125-mile touring route between Bristol and London, full of fascinating history, idyllic countryside and oodles of rustic charm more >
27th May 2019