Staffordshire Travel Guide

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Lichfield

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51,122,7

Newcastle under Lyme

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26,41,4

Burton upon Trent

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32,53,13

Stoke-upon-Trent

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50,87,19

Tamworth

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21,30,13

Stafford

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24,103,14

Cannock

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5,11,5

Alveley

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6,17,0

Alton

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22,19,10

Lichfield

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Burton upon Trent

  • Brew pub

    Burton upon Trent Restaurants

    Lovely pub, brewery attached, great beers and how a real pub should be?A lunch time visit for us, food from 12 -14 only, large and tasty butties, very good beer - perfect, would love this to be my local

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  • Three Queens Hotel

    Burton upon Trent Hotels

    One Bridge Street, formerly Queens Hotel, Burton upon Trent, DE14 1SY, United Kingdom

    Satisfaction: Very Good

    Good for: Couples

  • Brewery Tap

    Burton upon Trent Restaurants

    Part of the huge Coors brewery complex and home to the national brewery museum. I'll not mention the politics of the British brewing museum being in the hands of Coors here but a report on a visit to the restaurant on site.Arrived too late for a visit to the museum but I know how beer is made and quite much of it's history too!Friendly tap room...

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Stoke-upon-Trent

  • Josiah Wedgewood

    Stoke-upon-Trent Things to Do

    Josiah Wedgewood's statue has pride of place outside Stoke Station in front of the North Stafford Hotel.Josiah Wedgewood is credited with the industrialization of pottery. His factory stood in Etruria in Stoke. He was a staunch abolitionist against slavery. He lived from 1730 to 1795.

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  • Best Western Manor House Hotel

    Stoke-upon-Trent Hotels

    Audley Road, Alsager, Stoke-on-Trent, Staffordshire, ST7 2QQ, United Kingdom

    Satisfaction: Excellent

    Good for: Couples

  • Statue – Sir Stanley Matthews CBE

    Stoke-upon-Trent Things to Do

    Sir Stanley Matthews CBE born in Hanley (1 February 1915 – 23 February 2000) was symbolic with the game of football, a true sportsman and gentleman and often regarded as one of the greatest players of the English game. The bronze statue was sculptured by Colin Melbourne in 1987 and was unveiled by the great man himself to commemorate the completion...

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Tamworth

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  • Some trouble

    Tamworth Warnings and Dangers

    While not exactly dangerous, Tamworth has more crime than its small, quiet market town nature would suggest. I've never had a single problem there, but it is above average for the Staffordshire, and the country as a whole. A lot of the trouble tends to happen outside the centre, so most visitors would never notice. But like most small towns it pays...

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  • Drayton Court Hotel

    Tamworth Hotels

    65 Coleshill Street, Fazeley, Tamworth, Staffordsh

    Satisfaction: Excellent

    Good for: Business

  • Train

    Tamworth Transportation

    Tamworth actually has two lines that pass through it, both at different levels. It's at a kind of crossroads between trains heading for the north east, and those going to the north west. This gives it more train transport options than many town its size. You can get direct trains to London, Plymouth, Edinburgh and Liverpool.

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Stafford

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  • The Ancient High House Museum

    Stafford Things to Do

    The Ancient High House is known as the largest remaining timber framed town house in England and a great example of an Elizabethan town house. The house itself was built in around 1595 from local oak for the wealthy Dorrington family, since 1986 the house as served as a museum with a wide view of historical glimpses into the building past. The...

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  • Moat House Classic Hotel

    Stafford Hotels

    Lower Penkridge Road, Acton Trussell, Staffordshire, ST170RJ, United Kingdom

    Satisfaction: Excellent

    Good for: Couples

  • Shire Hall Gallery

    Stafford Things to Do

    The Shire Hall is a public building started in 1795 and completed in 1798 to a design by John Harvey, it is the third such building on the current site. Formerly a courthouse until 1991 the County Council decided to renovate the building and adapted it to become the Shire Hall Gallery which features visiting exhibitions and temporary displays of...

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Cannock

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  • Good night here

    Cannock Nightlife

    The drinks prices are reasonable here. There are comfy seats and TVs that show sports and music channels. There is a good-sized outdoor seating area, which is also the smoking area. There is also a pool table to use at your pleasure.I wasn't impressed with the toilets - grubby, lose/nonexistent toilet seats, taps that didn't work :-(The Academy...

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  • Premier Inn Cannock (Orbital)

    Cannock Hotels

    Eastern Way, Cannock, WS11 8XR, United Kingdom

    Satisfaction: Excellent

    Good for: Solo

  • Cheap and cheerful

    Cannock Restaurants

    I came here with friends on the way to watch Manchester City play Wolves. It's a friendly bar with a nice atmosphere. The menu had 'pub grub' and also a variety of foods that I think would please everybody.I had a chicken, bacon, bbq sauce and cheese melt baguette. It wasn't full of flavour, but I enjoyed it and it filled me up for the match and...

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Alveley

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  • Gone fishin'

    Alveley Sports & Outdoors

    John's 5lb Carp caught on Luncheon meat and float at Pool Hall on Sunday 07 Aug 05.Fish that are stocked in these pools and available to catch are :- CarpBreamRoachTench(And we are told Catfish - but we've never seen one.) Coarse fishing gear:-1]. Rod licence.2]. Fishing rod(s) only 1 to be used at any one time.3]. Reel(s).4]. Tackle - weights,...

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  • Widlife and fishing.

    Alveley Off The Beaten Path

    Near to the Pool Hall fishery, there is another at Shatterford which also encompasses a wildlife sanctury.Goats, Deer, Llamas can be seen here at the same time as doing a spot of fishing. Some of the wildlife will come right up to you - they will try and steal your bait if you don't watch them carefully!

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  • DANGER - DEEP WATER !

    Alveley Warnings and Dangers

    The pools at Pool Hall are deep.There are signs stating No Swimming or Wading. They are there for everyones safety. Always be responsible when near deep water, especially with children.If anyone falls in, there are lifebelts possitioned around the various pools. Take note of where they are.It is the responsibility of all visitors to make sure that...

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Alton

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  • England's world class theme park : SW 7

    Alton Things to Do

    Alton towers is going to 'launch' a new coaster in May 2013. It was initially known as 'sw 7' which stood for 'secret weapon', but has now recieved its proper name of 'The Smiler'. It stands on the site of 'The black hole' which was basically a fairly average coaster contained in a blacked-out tent. I thought it worked really well..but time move...

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  • Alton Bridge Hotel

    Alton Hotels

    Staffordshire, ST10 4DB a52, Alton, United Kingdom

    Satisfaction: Excellent

    Good for: Business

  • Can I actually get in ?

    Alton Warnings and Dangers

    Alton towers has quite obviously tried to copy Walt Disney theme parks in terms how guests are processed in arriving at the park. Disney, however, did not have to deal with the vagaries of local planning committees. Not for Alton towers a swift expressway branching off the local autoroute or interstate...rather an exasperating trudge through local...

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Top Staffordshire Hotels

Lichfield Hotels
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Burton upon Trent Hotels
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Stoke-upon-Trent Hotels
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Newcastle under Lyme Hotels
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Cannock Hotels
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Alton Hotels
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