Paddington Station's 160th Birthday

To celebrate the team at Paddington will be running a series of events.

A competition on twitter will run from 23 until 30 of May with the hashtag #Paddington160.

To enter all you need to do is upload a picture of Paddington or share what you love about the station with @NetworkRailPAD with the #Paddington160 to be in with a chance of winning a prize. 

The competition ends on 2 June and prizes will be distributed after that time. For further information make sure you pick up one of the three commemorative postcards available from participating retailers and other sites around the station. Terms and conditions apply.

A series of Brunel-led tours will be offered on the evening of Friday 30 May.

Tours will commence at:

18:00, 19:00 & 20:00

To book a place on the tours please email with your name, contact details, which tour you would like to attend and how many places you would like to book.

The Great Western Band will play a special birthday concert on Platforms 8/9 on Friday evening from 19:30.

Mini Birthday Burgers will be given out in the Mad Bishop and Bear Public House at 12:00 and 17:30.