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A day out in Llanelli by train

A day out in Llanelli by train

A historic market town set beside the blue sweep of the Loughor estuary, Llanelli has plenty ...
5 historical attractions to visit on our rail network

5 historical attractions to visit on our rail network

South-West Wales is steeped in history. From the romantic ruins of Lamphey Bishop’s Palace to ...
How station adopters have transformed Pembrey & Burry Port Station

How station adopters have transformed Pembrey & Burry Port Station

If you visit Pembrey and Burry Port station you’ll be greeted by a wonderful garden on the ...
What’s it like being a conductor on our rail network?

What’s it like being a conductor on our rail network?

No two days are alike for train conductor Michael Gannon. Working varied shifts, his job ...
How you can help create a travel network for bees

How you can help create a travel network for bees

Just as our road and rail networks enable us to move easily across the region, insects need ...
Swansea Bay and West Wales Metro: what you need to know

Swansea Bay and West Wales Metro: what you need to know

Imagine a future in which the South West Wales rail network is integrated with bus routes, ...
Changemaker Fund grants will support community initiatives in South West Wales

Changemaker Fund grants will support community initiatives in South West Wales

The fund directly supports local people and organisations who want to drive positive local ...
New Community Rail Officer appointed for the South West Wales network

New Community Rail Officer appointed for the South West Wales network

A new Community Rail Officer has been appointed by South West Wales Connected (SWWCo), a ...
Funding award gives green light to school cycling initiative

Funding award gives green light to school cycling initiative

An innovative cycle maintenance and safety awareness scheme led by pupils from Gowerton ...
Rail partnership funding signals new opportunities for community organisations

Rail partnership funding signals new opportunities for community organisations

Launched in February 2021, the Partnership’s ‘Community Changemakers Fund’ is aimed at ...
Discover our coastline: marine wildlife at Milford Haven

Discover our coastline: marine wildlife at Milford Haven

  It takes just two minutes to walk from Milford Haven railway station to Milford ...
Discover our coastline: marine wildlife from Penally to Tenby

Discover our coastline: marine wildlife from Penally to Tenby

    Located not far from the beach, Penally railway station is a perfect ...