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The Churnet Valley Railway, is a picturesque heritage Steam Railway that runs through Staffordshire’s Little Switzerland, the Churnet Valley. It meanders alongside the Caldon Canal and the River Churnet for a delightful nostalgic 11 mile return...more
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
Kingsley & Froghall Station, Froghall, Stoke-on-Trent ST10 2HA, England
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We have done this trip for four years but sadly this year we were very disappointed. For the second year in a row the children got the same present! Not only that but for adults there were no mince pies... the perks for adults are...More
Highly recommend this at Churnet Valley. We have been every year with grandchildren for the last few years and they love it. From arrival to going home it is a wonderful experience for the kids & adults alike. The staff are brilliant and entertain the...More
Would fully recommend the Santa and steam rides. There's plenty of free parking at Froghall station, the station is well presented and there's a cafe etc too. You can also get on the train at Cheddleton on this particular ride.
The personnel running the events...More
Good interaction with the staff at the railway. Loved the trains and information around giving the visit more of a purpose. Hot and cold food was available in the tea rooms and there was a souvenir shop,
Ample free parking
Well worth a visit
Had a fabulous day in this wonderful railway. Spent nearly 4 hours learning the basics
of driving and firing the engine . There is a lot to learn but our instructors were very patient and made the day very enjoyable . The engine USATC S160...More
Its not often that a birthday present can be shared amongst other members of the family, but the drivers experience allowed other members of our family to be given a train ride along the lovely Chrunet Valley, being driven in a steam train pulled carriage...More
Response from mitzi12016 | Reviewed this property |
Both stations offer things to see, but Froghall station is a short walk from Froghall Wharf which is lovely,it has a tea room called Hettys which is well worth a visit,you can walk alongside the Canal if you have the time.