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Mini Police meet the British Transport Police

Rail Week 2019 brought a special opportunity for Mini Police from Somerset Bridge Primary School in Bridgwater to travel by train to Bristol Temple Meads station and meet British Transport Police (BTP) Officers to find out how the BTP look after the rail network and strive to get everyone home safely, securely and on time.

GWR posts another modern speed record ahead of December timetable change

Train operator Great Western Railway has recorded its second modern speed record within a fortnight as it celebrates the release of its new timetable, which comes into effect on 15 December.

New timetable made public for the first time – Thames Valley

The new December railway timetable for the Thames Valley has been made public for the first time, offering faster journey times, and more frequent services to key locations.

New timetable made public for the first time – Gloucester and the South Cotswolds

The new December railway timetable for Gloucester and the South Cotswolds has been made public for the first time, offering faster journey times, more seats, and more frequent services to key locations.

New timetable made public for the first time – Oxford and the North Cotswolds

The new December railway timetable for Oxford and the North Cotswolds has been made public for the first time, offering faster journey times, and more frequent services to key locations.

New timetable made public for the first time – South Wales

The new December railway timetable for South Wales has been made public for the first time, offering faster journey times and more frequent services to key locations.

New timetable made public for the first time - Bristol

The new December railway timetable for Bristol has been made public for the first time, offering faster journey times, more seats, and more frequent services to key locations.

New timetable made public for the first time – Devon, Cornwall and Somerset

The new December railway timetable for Devon, Cornwall, and Somerset has been made public for the first time, offering faster journey times, more seats, and more frequent services to key locations.

Special GWR train run posts modern speed record

A new modern speed record has been set on a train from Bristol Temple Meads to London Paddington to celebrate the release of Great Western Railway’s new timetable, which comes into effect on 15 December.

GWR staff wear their rainbow colours with Pride

Train operator GWR has raised over £2,000 for the Albert Kennedy Trust (akt), through the sale of rainbow lanyards.