Days Out and Events

Take the train and enjoy some of the best days out and events our region has to offer.

Whether you're enjoying the later evenings with a stroll, or making the most of your local restaurants, there's loads to do and see on our network. Keep up to date with all the latest right here.


Our top picks

10 Great Bank Holiday Getaways

Make the most of early May and the Spring Bank Holiday weekend

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Local Focus: Noyas Kitchen

We asked local chef Noya Pawlyn to tell us about Bath...

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Haslemere Arts Festival

A month-long family-friendly celebration of the arts

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Great for the family

Take a Springtime Trip

Spring is the perfect time to fall back in love with the riches on your doorstep

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A family weekend in Windsor

Brighten up your weekends with fun family activities in Windsor

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A family weekend in Portsmouth

Brighten up your weekends with fun family activities in Portsmouth

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Weymouth SEA LIFE

Weymouth SEA LIFE is the home to more than 1,000 creatures in 13 different zones

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Emirates Spinnaker Tower

Take the high-speed lift up to The Clouds, 105 metres above sea level and boasting spectacular views across the Solent

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Salisbury International Arts Festival

All you need to know about getting to one of the biggest art festivals in the UK

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Take a Walk on the Wild Side

With some of the most well regarded wildlife centres in the world within our region why not take a day out and take a walk on the wild side?

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London 2FOR1 Inspiration

Enjoy a day out in London and make the most of the great 2FOR1 offers when you travel by train

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A Trip to the Beach

Warm weather may not make the sea feel any less bracing, but it does mean some glorious days on the coast!

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Mudeford Seafood Festival

A perfect three-day celebration of Mudeford’s rich cultural heritage and its local produce

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Day Out At The Museum

There’s a whole world of fun and excitement waiting to be discovered on our network

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Horrible Histories® Pirates: The Exhibition

‘Land Ahoe’ for Horrible Histories® Pirates: The Exhibition at Portsmouth Historic Do…

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For the grownups

Take a train to the tap room

See the best brewery tours on our network

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8 Great Restaurants on our Network

Get on the train and take the hassle out of finding fine dining

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48 Hours in...Guildford

Our best picks for a weekend in Guildford by train

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The George Michael Story

Telling the story of the music legend - and starring our own guard Steve Mitchell

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48 Hours in...Winchester

Our best picks for a weekend in Winchester by train

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Getting out

See The Sights

The South Western Railway region is chock full of wonderful sights, here are a few to visit

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Music Festivals

Discover the many festivals taking place across the South Western Railway network

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The Railway Movie Trail

Our region is scattered with famous film locations, and many of them are easily reached by train

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ICC Men’s Cricket World Cup 2019

Everything you need to know about the cricket calendar's biggest international tournament

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Get Active

Our region is full of fun, new and interesting ways to get active.

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