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Gins & Trains Emergency Timetable

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Due to an electrical fire in part of our signalling system, we are unable to operate our original advertised timetable for this weekend's "GINS & TRAINS" event.. We are sorry for any inconvenience this may cause, however we will be operating an intensive single trai ...

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Gins & Trains Descend On The Valley

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Gins & Trains Descend On The Valley

Preparations are well under way for the Churnet Valley Railway’s first ever Gin Festival, as G&T prepares to take on a whole new meaning over the weekend of August 20/21. The event is a unique opportunity to sample from a selection of over 40 different gins at the Railway’s three stations and onboard all of the day’s service trains. There will be a full timet ...

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Churnet Valley Wartime

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Churnet Valley Wartime

Bookings are now being taken for the Churnet Valley's Annual 1940s weekend on September 10th & 11th, as Staffordshire's Little Switzerland is taken on a trip down memory lane with a nostalgia filled tribute to the armed Forces of World War 2 and those who were left behind on the home front. Rebranded for 2016 as “

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Summer Job Vacancies

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The CVR is happy to announce that a couple of summer job vacancies have become available within the company's catering department. Take a look at our advert >here<, and if interested please get in touch for an application form. You can either -: Phone us on 01538 750755 (Monday - Friday, 10am  ...

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Souvenir Guidebook Updated

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Re-released following a full update to the modern day, the Churnet Valley Railways 5th Edition of the souvenir guidebook is now for sale. This A5 softback book is full of 60-pages worth of concise yet informative details of the history of the railway through Staffordshire’s Little Switzerland, detailing the development from the line’s initial creation by the ...

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Moorlander Relaunched

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Moorlander Relaunched

The Churnet Valley Railway is excited to announce the latest masterpiece from the volunteers of the line's Carriage & Wagon workshops, as part of the public re-launch of the hugely popular "Moorlander" Dining service ahead of the start of the main running season for 2016. This re-launch incl ...

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