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Severn Valley Railway

Number One 1 Comberton Place, Kidderminster DY10 1QR, England
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Spoilt at the end

The measure of a good organisation is how they handle the unexpected. Returning to Kidderminster... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Shiplack
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Portsmouth
magical day out

a trip on the severn valley railway is well worth going on ,,,lovely countryside,,and you pass the... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
grandmaisthebest
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Wolverhampton, United Kingdom
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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...more
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Number One 1 Comberton Place, Kidderminster DY10 1QR, England
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Reviewed 2 days ago

The measure of a good organisation is how they handle the unexpected. Returning to Kidderminster after what had been a good day when the train came to an unexpected stop. No explanation was give except a passing comment to another passenger that there was a...More

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Reviewed 6 days ago

a trip on the severn valley railway is well worth going on ,,,lovely countryside,,and you pass the west midlands safari park on the way,,,and bridgenorth is a lovely town to explore,,,the children will love it ,,,and it will bring back memories for the more mature...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

We didn't realise when we booked that there was a "steam engine" event. Tickets quite pricey but it helps the railway, which is good. Dogs allowed for £2.00 We met so many people from all over the country. There was a delay on the way...More

Thank ali1965
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Reviewed 1 week ago

A brilliantly run railway, really enjoyed my time spent last week. The carriages are very clean and well looked after, and the staff helpful. The travel on the steam train was my highlight of the weeks holiday. The cost of a ticket and the experience...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

This year's gala was fantastic! It lasted 3 days and at the weekend you could get access to the diesel shed. In addition to the home fleet, there were visiting locomotives from other heritage lines. As a bonus, there were contemporary mainline engines from national...More

Thank Graham R
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Visited the diesel gala on the first Thursday and I was amazed by the line up of engines running, the railway seems to have put a lot of effort into putting on a first class show at a very fair ticket price, together with a...More

Thank rebecca s
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited SVR for annual diesel gala. Tickets very reasonable. £26.50 for a all day rover or like me cheaper if bought in advance.At least 14 different engines. So something for everyone. Also a real ale festival on. If you don't like diesels Sunday was a...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited again in April 2018, we have come the SVR 4 or 5 times now and each time has been fantastic. We came as a group of 8 for a pub crawl for my brothers birthday. One of the trains broke down further along the...More

Thank Will C
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Went on a trip through the Shropshire countryside and found a world of memories. Not to be missed ! Just a wonderful way to look back at our history and our travel methods.

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Reviewed 1 week ago

I would definitely recommend a day out on the Severn valley for sightseeing , meeting friendly staff, and a great cuppa ! Lovely journey from bridgenorth to Kidderminster . Brilliant day for everyone children too !

Thank Linda W
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Susan S
April 27, 2018|
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Response from mikefre3 | Reviewed this property |
Call them , they are very helpful. However I think flex means unlimited all day travel so you can board and get off where and as much as you like.
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emma c
February 27, 2018|
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Response from Peter A | Reviewed this property |
The flex ticket is as it says, You can use it to start either end of the line as long as it is used with in the rules of use, after all if you go from Kidder to Bridgnorth you have to return to kidder from Bridgnorth which... More
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