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Don't just stand there, get on board with Young Great Westerners!
This exciting website is packed with fun activities to help you become a master story writer, or develop the skills to run one of Britain’s most famous railway lines. You can also discover some of the amazing places near where you live.
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Run the Railway Game
Tickets at the ready for the Run the Railway game!
This exciting digital game will get you running the Great Western Railway network, completing challenges to earn points and learning about the railway along the way. Use your skills (with help from the railway staff) to move up the levels and keep the railway running smoothly.
Tip: if the game appears too small, don’t forget you can zoom-in by pressing Ctrl and + until it fits the screen.
Are you ready to become a master story writer? Climb aboard and visit the stations along the story journey. As you complete the challenges and read extracts from famous authors, you'll pick up top tips on how to write a great story.