The Great Western Railway currently provides the train services in the Swindon area and the line is currently benefitting from a £350million upgrade to signalling to prepare for expansion on the line and electrification.

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Planned engineering works

As work continues for new trains and electrification, check the latest engineering works here.

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New Intercity Express trains are running on passenger service on the Bristol and South Wales routes.

Watch the video as the first Intercity Express heads for London Paddington.

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Bikes on trains

Since 16th May 2016, Great Western Railway have introduced compulsory bicycle reservations on high speed train services. There will also be restrictions on carrying bikes on peak hour rail services.

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Rail concessions

Holders of English National Concessionary bus passes can now enjoy a 34% discount on selected Great Western Railway routes.

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