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Station Photography Exhibition to be opened by Mayor of Cheltenham

Station Photography Exhibition opened by Mayor of Cheltenham

The Mayor of Cheltenham has cut the ribbon on an exhibition of local photography which is being displayed in the waiting room of Cheltenham Spa station.

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Prime Minister unveils GWR Intercity Express Train carrying special ‘We Mean Green’ livery.

Prime Minister Boris Johnson joined GWR Managing Director Mark Hopwood at Paddington Station this morning to unveil a special train livery outlining the environmental benefits of travelling by train. 

Dartmoor Line reopening

Government restores the Dartmoor Line as services resume for first time in half a century from 20 November

  • The Dartmoor Line between Okehampton and Exeter will officially reopen for year-round services on 20 November, ahead of schedule
  • It is the first former line to open under the Government’s Restoring Your Railway manifesto commitment
  • Tickets will go on sale today (12 October) for trains running every 2 hours, increasing to hourly from May 2022
  • Passengers travelling between Crediton and Exeter will also benefit from an increase in service frequency.