Coronavirus travel update - GWR train services to be reduced
20 March 2020
Following discussions with Government and the wider rail industry, Great Western Railway is reducing services to reflect national advice against non-essential travel, while maintaining services critical to keeping key workers moving during the current situation.
Flybe passengers offered free travel on FirstGroup trains today
05 March 2020
Following the news that airline Flybe will not be providing any flights today (Thursday 5 March), the UK’s largest rail operator FirstGroup will offer a free ticket on its trains to all Flybe customers intending to travel over the next week.
History to be made with opening of Worcestershire Parkway station
21 February 2020
Worcestershire Parkway station opens on Sunday, delivering increased connectivity to London, the Midlands and South Wales.
History will be made when Great Western Railway’s service to London Paddington makes the first call at the station at 08.28.