Newbury Electrification Work in October 2018 – a letter from GWR

This letter was recently sent by Mark Hopwood of GWR  to Steve Smith of the Bedwyn Trains Passenger Group (BTPG) and ...

10 good reasons to use a travel agent rather than booking on-line…

Ever since the internet emerged in the 1990s, the demise of travel agents has been confidently (and incorrectly) ...

News from Bedwyn Trains Passenger Group, September 2018

This information was supplied by Steve Smith of the Bedwyn Trains Passenger Group on 14 September 2018 and is ...

The Fairy Godmother of Travel

As Fare Wise Travel on Hungerford High Street celebrates 25 years in business, MD Veronica Bailey reveals the secret ...

How to Rock a Festival in Your Fifties…

Have you reached your half century, or beyond, without ever going to a festival?  Do you feel like that particular ...

Mind the Gap – Advice from Fare Wise Travel

At this time of the year, the thoughts of many school-levers are turning to their gap year. Some might have planned ...

Charming Cornwall Cottages to Rent

Summer is now in Cornwall. The beaches, sea, gardens are all calling. Come and visit, relax and enjoy. Charming ...

Travel Guide to Taking Your Dog on Holiday

When you go on holiday there’s always a myriad of things to think about, and having just recently been away I ...

Winterising Your Campervan

Watching the amber warnings on the weather reports a slight panic arises within me: ‘ah, the campervan, will it ...

The Littlecote Roman Mosaic

This article is substantially taken from a longer piece about Littlecote House which can be found at the excellent ...