Sophie Miles

  • Upcoming rail improvement works on 7 March 2021

    On Sunday 7 March Network Rail will be working on the overhead line equipment (OHLE) between London Paddington and Acton Main Line. Completion of the work will help to reduce the impact on services in the event of an incident...

  • Update from GWR - 20 January 2021

    We have received the following update from Great Western Railway: "Government advice is to only travel for work if essential, or for other legally permitted reasons.  This means customer numbers are very low. We have therefore been reviewing our timetables...

  • Update from GWR - 8 January 2021

    Please see below the latest update from Great Western Railways: "From Monday (11 January) in addition to the changes already in operation we will be reducing the frequency of off peak services between Bristol Temple Meads and London Paddington. The changes will...

  • Update from GWR - 4 January 2021

    We have received the below information from Great Western Railway with regards to train services for January:   "Due to continued staff reductions and tier announcements, we will continue to run a temporary timetable this week (commencing Monday 4 January). ...

  • Update from Great Western Railway on timetable changes

    Please see below an update from GWR: "We have a new timetable starting on Sunday 13 December, with both weekend and weekday changes. Online timetable journey planners have been updated, and you can download copies of specific timetable booklets from...

  • Update from Great Western Railway on Christmas and New Year services

    Services will run normally on 23 December. On Christmas Eve late afternoon and evening services will be amended to prepare for our usual closure on Christmas Day and Boxing Day.   On Christmas Day Network Rail Western will start work...

  • Clarity drop in - our travel management company

    Clarity drop-in session: Wednesday 26 February 2020 10.30am to 1.30pm Chancellors’ Building Room 5.8 Clarity is the University’s contracted travel management company – they arrange all flights, rail and hotels for University travel and other travel related services.  Our account...

  • Rail improvement work

    We have received an update from GWR on upcoming rail improvement work in the local area: Track renewals affect trains between London Paddington and Bristol or South Wales on Saturday 29 February and Sunday 1 March Track renewals also affect trains between...

  • GWR timetable changes took place this week

    GWR have asked us to pass on some information regarding timetable changes in the area which took place this week: "Today saw the start of our new timetable; which has been 10 years in the making following major investments in...

  • Arrivals Square guardrails installation

    On Monday 9 December work will start to install fixed guardrails around Arrivals Square. This work will continue for two weeks. Some areas will be fenced off while the work is occurring and there may be some noise.