Festival

Music, comedy and big ideas: May festivals you can reach by train
The festival season kicks off this spring with two top events, offering a wide range of sublime sounds, philosophical debates and laughs galore. You can avoid the bank holiday traffic by taking the train, where you can sit back, relax and let the festival vibe take hold. more >
17th April 2019
Five fun family activities for the Easter holidays
Easter is but a hop, skip and a jump away, which can only mean one thing… holidays! (And chocolate, of course). It’s not an easy feat keeping the family entertained while school is out, so here are some great things for grown-ups and little ones alike. more >
8th April 2019
Five ways to celebrate St Patrick’s Day in London
From the annual parade in Piccadilly to the Trafalgar Square festivities, here are some great ways to join in the craic this St Patrick’s Day. It’s quick and easy to visit London by train for the celebrations on 15–17 March, and raise a glass to commemorate the patron saint of Ireland. more >
13th March 2019
Cheltenham Festival 2019: everything you need to know
Get ready for one of the biggest racing events of the year, with four exciting competition days lined up. Book your train tickets to Cheltenham Spa station early to get the best fares available. Here’s everything you need to know about one of the most prestigious jump racing events in 2019. more >
6th March 2019
Swing into spring with these five top jazz and blues concerts
Get into the groove this season and check out these awesome gigs taking place across the network, including the hottest stars of jazz and blues. When travelling to the gig, make sure you book your train in advance and get the best fares available. more >
17th February 2019