Oakamoor Festival

Oakamoor Festival

The 12th to 14th July sees the Oakamoor Festival return to our little village again this year. Murder Mystery The whole weekend’s activities kicks off with the ever popular murder mystery. Song in the Key of Death will take place in the Valley Primary School...
The Alton Towers Story – The Power of the Towers

The Alton Towers Story – The Power of the Towers

Miles away from the coast, but sure to satiate your roller-coaster desires – it’s time to find out ‘the power of the towers’… Alton Towers – the place where dreams are made of (well, a place where fun times are had, anyway) and, being located in the middle of nowhere,...
Places to Visit in and Around Staffordshire

Places to Visit in and Around Staffordshire

Not everything within the Staffordshire Moorlands and the Derbyshire Dales is located or based around industry. In fact, quite the opposite is the real case; and this is no different for a little-known gem in the middle of the countryside that you will absolutely...
The Churnet Valley Railway!

The Churnet Valley Railway!

When on holiday exploring the beautifully serene Staffordshire Moorlands and surrounding Derbyshire Dales, it is easy to overlook all of the other things going on outside of  ‘screaming if you want to go faster’ at the world-famous Alton Towers Resort. If you delve a...

Blazing A Trail

Blaze Farm – Perfect for Days out with the Kids What to do with the kids? An oft-asked question by parents across the country. The choices shouldn’t really include, “send them up the chimney”, or “stick ’em in the cupboard under the...