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Wing Commander Ken Rees

Pilot who dug tunnel in the ‘Great Escape’ to have train named in his honour by GWR

A Second World War pilot who played a vital part in the ‘Great Escape’ from a German prisoner-of-war camp will today (Friday 7 May) have a train named in his honour by Great Western Railway.

Bristol Rail Regeneration

Timetable changes expected in Bristol area this Summer as major railway upgrade gets underway

Bristol Temple Meads is being transformed and the railway serving the area upgraded – paving the way for more train services to move more people, more reliably.

Capt Sir Tom Moore vinyl

Great Western Railway’s Captain Tom train to make 100 stops for charity challenge

Great Western Railway (GWR) will send the ‘Captain Tom Centennial’ on an epic journey as part of the Captain Tom 100 challenge.