Modern GWR Network Links

Caldicot station at sunset

Here we shall be adding links for organisations involved in the modern GWR network.

First Great Western Coffee Shop:   an interesting forum and useful information site with news and views for passengers using the network.

Network Rail – Great Western:  up to date news about improvements to the network. From there you can go to links to Crossrail and other developments that affect the GWR.

The Night Riviera:  A proper traditional overnight train from Paddington to Penzance with real diesel locomotives with GWR names!  Enjoy travel the way it should be.

The Great Western Mainline:  the Wiki page that describes the route from London to Bristol, showing all the junctions from it.  Includes a gallery of photos.

Live Departures Board
:  Go here to check out the current status of trains departing and arriving at any GWR station

Bristol to Paris:  Buy tickets here for Eurostar and the best connecting services from Bristol

Severn Tunnel Junction – Gloucester:  An interesting amateur site by Nigel Nicholson about this secondary route, showing modern scenes, including reference to related closed branch lines.

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