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Churnet Valley Guide


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.

Toothill Rock


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.

Froghall Wharf


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

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Upcoming events

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20 July 2019

You've been saving it all year and now's the time to bring it along to Whiston Village Hall.

Our highly popular Scrap Metal Day is on the morning of Saturday 20th July, 8am to 12am

All sorts of metals are accepted, but no fridges, TVs or microwaves please.

21 July 2019

Supporting Animal Charities
Every Sunday
(excluding Easter Sunday)
£6.00 per car

25 July 2019

The various methods for re-establishing plant species' diversity will be discussed. Local species and locally harvested seed will be considered: green hay, brush/hand harvesting. A visit to a locally restored wildflower meadow will take place.

28 July 2019

Supporting Animal Charities
Every Sunday
(excluding Easter Sunday)
£6.00 per car

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See a map with all points of interest colour coded here


See the full list of local accommodation providers here

The Church Farm B&B
Barks Holiday Cottage

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