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Events you can book online

Events you can book online

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Experience Days & Dining

Experience Days & Dining

Breakfast, Lunch, Staffordshire Cream Tea & Curry Trains.
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Frequently Asked Questions

Frequently Asked Questions

Enjoying your journey and keeping you safe during Covid
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Volunteering

Volunteering

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Railway News

Revival Of 75033 For 1 Weekend Only

03/03/2024 As BR slim-lined its operational fleet, the 75000-class of locomotive proved to be useful and they found a home on the Cambri... Read full news item

"Roger H Bennet," A Locomotive With A Rich History And A Profound Legacy.

23/02/2024 Originally acquired by the CVR from Ribble Rail, "No 6" found its new home in January 2008. However, it wasn't... Read full news item

Welcome aboard a nostalgic steam train ride through Staffordshire's hidden valley, and into the Staffordshire Moorlands on the outskirts of the Peak District

Book our 2024 POLAR EXPRESS™ Train Ride

The Churnet Valley Railway offers a nostalgic steam train ride through Staffordshire's hidden valley, and into the Staffordshire Moorlands on the outskirts of the Peak District. Located near the market town of Leek, this West Midlands attraction is within easy reach of Cheshire, Derbyshire, Manchester and Birmingham for those looking for a journey into the past through beautiful scenery.

Experience the Churnet Valley Railway Murder Mystery Train