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4 days ago

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A beautiful day to meet our visitors in the field next door 😊 #staffordshire #bookdirect ... See MoreSee Less

A beautiful day to meet our visitors in the field next door 😊 #staffordshire #bookdirect

6 days ago

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Got to be done 🙂Amy’s Cookie Dough Cheesecake is here until the end of the week!💚🍰 (And absolutely amazing if we do say so ourselves! 🤤💚) It’s the perfect treat after spending the last sunny week in Dimmingsdale! 🌳🌲
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#ramblersretreat #dimmingsdale #alton #churnet #churnetvalley #staffordshire #staffordshiremoorlands #peakdistrict #enjoystaffs #staffordshirepeakdistrict #tasteofstaffs #tearoom #teashop #coffeeshop #coffeehouse #cafe #homemade #familyrun #forestrycommission #cake #coffee #tea #uniquedistrict #peakdistrict #forests100 #forestfocus #myforestmoment #packyourappetite
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Got to be done :-)

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3 weeks ago

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Just a reminder 🙂‪Don’t forget now summer is over we are back to 4pm and 5pm closing and full closed days every Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday throughout September (after tomorrow) at Alton Towers ‼️‬ ... See MoreSee Less

Just a reminder :-)

4 weeks ago

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Fab sunset tonight #sunset #bookdirect ... See MoreSee Less

Fab sunset tonight #sunset #bookdirect
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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...

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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...

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Family Room for 5 Near Alton Towers
Family Room for 5 Near Alton Towers

Room for Five? We've just been left this review by a guest who'd stayed in our new family room; "First class guesthouse, beautiful surroundings, excellent decor, attention to detail. The best family room we have ever stayed in. Much forethought put into the extras...

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Time is Money
Time is Money

"Time is Money" It's not an uncommon saying. People talk about how much their time is worth and how they are willing to spend it. Like many who travel, I'd rather spend money on experiences than things. Also, like many people, I have a lot less money than I have time....

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DIY? How Hard Can it Be?
DIY? How Hard Can it Be?

To DIY, Or To Not DIY Owning a B&B requires a surprisingly wide skillset. Sure, you've got to be able to make breakfast (and beds), but apart from the other myriad of jobs including marketing, accountancy, technology, gardening etc, you've also got to be pretty...

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Alton Towers SW8 – A New Wooden Roller Coaster

Alton Towers New Ride SW8 Alton Towers SW8? That's kinda confusing isn't it? I always thought SW8 was an area of London including Battersea Power Station, New Covent Garden and Nine Elms Lane. Apparently not. SW8 stands, it seems for Secret Weapon 8, Alton Tower's...

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