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Monthly Archives: July 2013

Upcoming Railway Events

In couple of weeks we expect to be overrun by bears! Not the fierce, bitey kind, but the fluffy, cuddly variety at the AVLR’s Teddy Bear’s outing. Kids who bring their Teddy along will be able to ride for free on the Train. Teddy’s are also welcome in the cafĂ© and museum of course! On […]

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Our inaugural Mining Gala

Any worries of Glastonbury Festival style mud baths or a lack of visitors were soon dispelled on Saturday when the people started to roll in along with fine weather. The Mayor of Newcastle-under-Lyme kicked off the proceedings and soon we were under way accompanied by the North Staffs Accordion band and the Florence Colliery Brass […]

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