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.
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.
Storytelling Adventures Activity
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.
What are you waiting for? Get inspired!
Rail Adventure Pass
The Rail Adventure Pass will help to make your Great Western Railway journey even more enjoyable and exciting. It’s jam-packed with fun story-themed activities. So, what are you waiting for? Let the adventure begin!
Days Out Guides
Fancy a fun day out? Take a look at the days out guides for some great trip ideas for you and your family.
Go to Days Out Guides
GWR Route Map
Bring the route of the Great Western Railway to life with this large zoom-able map. Download and print it to start planning your next adventure by train.
View Route Map