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Free massage on board

This train revolution will actually take the stress out of travel

GWR and Plymouth’s Gaia Spa to offer free on board massages to mark Global Wellness Day
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Great Western Railway Partners with NME to bring festival fans free music playlists

Great Western Railway (GWR) is excited to announce a partnership with music publication NME for the 2016 festival season, offering specially chosen playlists for five festivals across the GWR network.
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Military Wives Choir sing for commuters

The Military Wives Choir delighted passengers at Plymouth and Reading Station recently to show their appreciation after GWR and First Berkshire helped transport them to a special event in New York
Digby and Sowton 21st birthday celebration

21st Birthday celebration at Digby & Sowton Station

Digby & Sowton station’s 21st birthday on Monday 23 May was celebrated in style with a giant birthday cake cut by Cllr Andrew Leadbetter, Devon County Council Cabinet Member for Economy and Transport in an event at the station, which is on the Exeter to Exmouth Avocet Line.
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Can I get to Wembley by train?

Great Western Railway is warning Plymouth Argyle fans travelling to Wembley for the League 2 Play-off Final that services are expected to be extremely busy, and are advising passengers to travel to and from the game as early as possible.
More trains between Exeter and Exmouth

More trains between Exeter and Exmouth

Great Western Railway (GWR) is running extra trains on Sundays between Exeter Central and Exmouth, from 15 May.
Exeter Okehampton Sunday service

Dartmoor Rover service marks launch of OkeRail

The summer Sunday “Dartmoor Rover” train service resumed at the weekend, coinciding with the launch of the OkeRail community group.
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Seaside Walk Week finale walk taking place in Weston-super-Mare on 4th June 2016

Seaside Walk Week finale walk taking place in Weston-super-Mare on 4th June with free travel on the GWR network
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Radio 1 Big Weekend

Travelling to Powderham Castle for Radio 1’s Big Weekend? Great Western Railway (GWR) is to provide over 50 extra trains to take customers to and from Starcross Station, but those travelling are being warned to allow time for their journey.
Planting day at St James Park Station

Creating a buzz at Exeter’s St James Park Station

Exeter’s St James’ Park Station platform garden now has lavender, rosemary, thyme and wildflowers to encourage bees and butterflies and make the station more attractive for rail passengers on the Avocet Line from Exeter to Exmouth
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Important information for travel this Bank Holiday

Great Western Railway is encouraging Bank Holiday customers travelling through Swindon to check journey times and routes prior to travelling, as further preparatory work for electrification will take place.
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Celebrating the history of Cornwall Railways on the Looe Valley Line

The Looe Valley Line has been the setting for a project exploring Cornwall’s railway heritage through music, art, writing and film on Saturday 23 April.