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Severn Valley Railway

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Address: Number One Comberton Place, Kidderminster DY10 1QR, England
Phone Number: 01562 757900
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Description: The Severn Valley Railway offers a fantastic heritage steam and diesel...
The Severn Valley Railway offers a fantastic heritage steam and diesel service between Kidderminster, Worcestershire and Bridgnorth Shropshire. We operate over 200 days a year and offer a perfect day out that includes a superb visitor centre at Highley Station called The Engine House.
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Great day out - really good heritage line

Visited SVR during Spring Gala and enjoyed an excellent day out. Interesting range of engines; all ran to time and everywhere was clean and well-organised. Pleasant... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed March 25, 2015
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Macclesfield, United Kingdom
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Macclesfield, United Kingdom
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26 reviews 26 reviews
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9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2015 NEW via mobile

Visited SVR during Spring Gala and enjoyed an excellent day out. Interesting range of engines; all ran to time and everywhere was clean and well-organised. Pleasant countryside and lots to see at various stations, including new engine house. Food at stations not brilliant - some more home-cooked cakes etc would be nice.

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Warminster, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2015 NEW

Plenty of steam locomotives in service, but ... most of the services were local ones with a less-than-adequate Kidderminster-Bridgnorth service. Highley Engine House worth visiting.

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Derby
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5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2015 NEW

I have been visiting this railway frequently for a number of years, and have always enjoyed the experience. The railway may not be the longest heritage railways in the U.K. but it certainly has a lot of charm thanks to the scenery through which it travels for 16 and 3 quarter miles between Kidderminster and Bridge North. As a railway... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2015 NEW

Brilliant trip down memory lane to the days of steam, beautiful engines, lovely staff, excellent stations, could do with more disabled access toilets, regular trains. definitely recommend for a family day out.

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Scarborough, United Kingdom
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43 attraction reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2015 NEW

Was in Bridgnorth for the day, went to have a quick look around the station but ended up staying for quite a while. The shed/workshops are worth looking at as a locomotive was being worked on while I was there, with another one outside. And to cap it all a steam train from Kidderminster pulled into the station - wonderful!

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MANCHESTER
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58 reviews 58 reviews
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30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2015 NEW

Well organised and extremely busy steam gala. The weather was lovely which helped and everything ran on time the staff were very pleasant and I think everyone had a good time

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Fareham
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2015

Well organised, the trains ran to time. A fantastic line up of different eras of coaches and freight wagons with an interesting selection of locos.

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Shrewsbury, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2015

A brilliant day out not only for Gala Day but all year around! Worth while looking out for Special Days they have during year! Stop off at various Stations between Bridgnorth & Kidderminster if you have time to look round Stations. There are nice Pubs near that serve nice food! Bewdley worth while getting off (A lovely) town to visit!... More 

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Wednesbury, United Kingdom
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25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2015

Brilliant day out .started from Kidderminster on early train to get to bridgnorth by 1115 . went round bridgnorth to return to Kidderminster for 500pm .staff can't do enough . excellent service even though it was really busy.

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Birmingham
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6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2015

I took my family of six for dinner on the Severn Valley Railway. What a wonderful experience! Really took me back in time to way things used to be. Special mention for the extremely friendly and efficient railway staff, who I believe, are almost entirely volunteers. They should be very proud of what they do keeping this wonderful heritage railway... More 

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