Devon live departures app

13th July, 2018

Devon live departures app

If you travel from Devon stations, check if your train is on time straight from your phone with our quick and simple app. It’s easy to use, completely free and powered by GWR’s up-to-the-minute departure information. The app also tells you which platform your train will be on. For all the info you need without […]

11th July, 2018

Top 5 facts about the Royal Albert Bridge

To celebrate the 160th anniversary of one of the great engineering triumphs of its day, here are our top five facts about Brunel’s Royal Albert Bridge. Photo: Luke Farley, GWR 1. The bridge towers 100 feet above the River Tamar, and is more than 2,000 feet long. Its design is influenced by the large wrought […]

10th July, 2018

Take your teddy on the Tamar Valley Line train

Kids ride free from Plymouth to the Tamar Valley this summer if they bring a teddy. Over the school summer holidays (27 July – 31 August 2018), children aged 5 to 15 can make a free day trip by train from Plymouth stations to Calstock and other Tamar Valley Line stations if they take their […]