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Churnet Valley Railway

The heritage railway that we look to provide charitable support for.

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Heritage Railway Association

The Heritage Railway Association is a voluntary run trade association representing Heritage & Tourist railways, related Museums, Tramways, Cliff Lifts, Railway Preservation Groups and related organisations.

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Leek Premier Inn

Situated in a busy market town in the Staffordshire Moorlands, Premier Inn's Leek hotel features their new generation bedrooms, each with an impressive 40" flat screen TV, fresh new bathroom and brand new, slumber-inducing, king-size Hypnos bed. At the end of a busy day exploring...

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Reconnect Leek

A website dedicated to the long held expansion into Leek. Join now and help turn this 40-year dream into a reality.

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Dave Gibson Photography

Photo Gallery from our in-house photographer

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Churnet Valley Living Landscape

The Churnet Valley Living Landscape Partnership (CVLLP) is made up of local organisations - conservation charities, local government, local utility companies and businesses. These organisations have come together with a vision to enhance, both physically and in the minds of our people, the...

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Knotty Coach Trust

A registered charity which aims to restore and preserve railway rolling stock from the North Staffordshire area. This includes the NSRC's very own First Class carriage no. 228, which is on a 99-year loan to the KCT.

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Leek Online

A website recording the history of the market town of Leek, known locally as the Queen of the Moorlands.

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North Staffs Study Group

The North Staffordshire Railway Study Group was formed in October 1995 to bring together people with an interest in the original North Staffordshire Railway Company - the NSR or The Knotty - in order to increase the knowledge of this Victorian company, and to improve the understa...

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Caldon & Uttoxeter Canals Trust

The canal trust set up to preserve the Caldon Canal which follows the railway from Cheddleton to Froghall.

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The Beatrice Charity

The Beatrice Charity was established over 30 years ago to run school trips on the beautiful, peaceful Caldon Canal for children with additonal educational needs. Its boat, Beatrice, runs from late April to late October. Out of school terms and at weekends Beatrice is widely...

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The Permanent Way Institute

The Permanent Way Institution exists purely for the world of rail infrastructure engineering. We provide our members with a unique forum to share and gain knowledge, experience and competency together. 

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IRSE Minor Railways

The Institute of Railway Signalling Minor Railways Section aims to provide an encouraging forum to support, assist, and provide guidance and to learn from those involved in the minor railway and heritage S&T community.

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Vintage Carriage Trust

The Vintage Carriages Trust (VCT) is a volunteer body, based on the Keighley & Worth Valley Railway. It was formed in 1965 by a group of volunteers whose interest was in wooden bodied carriages. They could see that there was a need to concentrate on the preservation of these historic i...

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Staffordshire Wildlife Trust

Staffordshire Wildlife Trust has been working to protect the wildlife and wild places for over 50 years. They are the county's leading nature conservation charity, and have assisted with projects on the CVR including creating a log jam at Cheddleton to reduce river erosion.

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Peter's Railway

Peter's Railway is an intriguing story about Peter and his Grandpa building and operating a miniature steam railway on a farm, with a focus on education in engineering that is fun for youngsters.

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