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Churnet Valley Guide

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Explore and appreciate all the characteristics of Staffordshire's precious jewel, the Churnet Valley landscape. These photos and locations showcase the very essence of this wonderful landscape.

Dimmingsdale, Forestry Commission

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There are clues all around that reveal the heritage of the valley. Take a look at the man-made heritage features that have made such an impact and consider how it was then and is now.

Consall Station

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Images contributed by Andrew L Cope, Laura Bird and David Cadman

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21 January 2019

Come and join us every Monday as we walk around Cheddleton taking in the scenic views around the Churnet Valley, the Canal etc. Walks are usually of 60 to 90 minutes duration and cover an average distance of between 2 and 3 miles.

26 January 2019

Charity Event in Denstone to raise funds for Teenage Cancer Trust & Breast Cancer Support. Live music from The Live Wires! Tickets £20 including a Hog Roast with a Burns Night Twist. Fundraising activities on the night. Licensed Bar (cash only)

28 January 2019

Come and join us every Monday as we walk around Cheddleton taking in the scenic views around the Churnet Valley, the Canal etc. Walks are usually of 60 to 90 minutes duration and cover an average distance of between 2 and 3 miles.

4 February 2019

Come and join us every Monday as we walk around Cheddleton taking in the scenic views around the Churnet Valley, the Canal etc. Walks are usually of 60 to 90 minutes duration and cover an average distance of between 2 and 3 miles.

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The Annexe at The Old Furnace
Swallows Loft

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