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Driver Experience Availability

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Driver Experience Availability

Have you ever wondered what it would be like to drive a full size steam locomotive? Or do you know someone who has always dreamed of taking the controls of a historic locomotive? If so then we have got just the ticket for you, as we are able to a offer a very limited number of "Top Link" Footplate Experience course ...

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New Calendar Poster

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New Calendar Poster

Calling all businesses. New for 2017, the Churnet Valley Railway has produced a calendar poster to help promote the CVR in the surrounding areaa. If you own a business, or know of any community noticeboards that would be willing to display this A3 poster then please get in touch. The poster can be downloaded below, or if you contact the Office >

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Easter Eggspress 2017

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Easter Eggspress 2017

Hop aboard the Easter Eggpress this Easter, as it steams through the scenic Churnet Valley in Staffordshire. During the Easter Weekend, children of all ages can experience something new and egg-citing whilst travelling on the heritage train – Easter Egg Spotting! Can ...

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5197 Ready For Action

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5197 Ready For Action

Following completion of remedial repairs after her public relaunch into service at our hugely popular Winter Steam Gala, former USATC S160 no. 5197 is now ready for full service and is expected to haul all of the Churnet Valley's services over the Easter period. Her first trains will be during the Easter Family Fun day on

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Moorlander Cream Teas

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Moorlander Cream Teas

For the first time ever, those of you wishing to book a Cream Tea onboard our dedicated Moorlander Dining Train can do so online! Tickets for all our remaining Cream Tea services up to the end of June have been put online >he ...

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Catering Vacancy

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Catering Vacancy

The Churnet Valley Railway is happy to announce that a vacancy has 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 758491 (Mond ...

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Mothers Day Lunch

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Mothers Day Lunch

A limited number of both 2-seat and 4-seat tables have become available at the last minute for this Sunday's Mothers Day Lunch Train. If you are looking for that last minute treat, then look no further as you can enjoy a sumptious 5-course Lunch aboard our First Class dining carriage "Diana" whilst enjoying the fabulous scenery of Staffordshire's hidden Valley as the train t ...

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