Guidebook for Stafford

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Guidebook for Stafford

Sightseeing

Cannock Chase is an area of outstanding natural beauty (AONB). Great place for walking, mountain biking, picnics. Visit the Go Ape, Segway hire, Mountain Bike hire at Birches Valley centre.
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Cannock Chase
202 Green Heath Road
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Cannock Chase is an area of outstanding natural beauty (AONB). Great place for walking, mountain biking, picnics. Visit the Go Ape, Segway hire, Mountain Bike hire at Birches Valley centre.
Step into the past at Shugborough, the UK's only Complete Working Historic Estate. Costumed characters bring your visit to life, taking you on a journey 'upstairs and downstairs' of a large country estate. Features Mansion House, Servants' Quarters, Working Farm, Brewery & Mill, Lots of Animals, Riverside Gardens, Walled Garden, Craft Workshops, Train Ride, Play Park, Tearoom, Old Fashioned Sweet Shop & Gift Shop. Shugborough's grounds, gardens, buildings and collections are entirely funded and managed by Staffordshire County Council.
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Shugborough Hall
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Step into the past at Shugborough, the UK's only Complete Working Historic Estate. Costumed characters bring your visit to life, taking you on a journey 'upstairs and downstairs' of a large country estate. Features Mansion House, Servants' Quarters, Working Farm, Brewery & Mill, Lots of Animals, Riverside Gardens, Walled Garden, Craft Workshops, Train Ride, Play Park, Tearoom, Old Fashioned Sweet Shop & Gift Shop. Shugborough's grounds, gardens, buildings and collections are entirely funded and managed by Staffordshire County Council.
Interesting building from Elizabethan times with lots of history. Find out about the history of Stafford from the helpful staff.
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The Ancient High House
48 Greengate St
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Interesting building from Elizabethan times with lots of history. Find out about the history of Stafford from the helpful staff.

Drinks & Nightlife

A lively night club at weekends with food available in the restaurants area. Cocktails, special events, live bands, DJ's, Salsa classes
The Apothecary
35 Greengate St
A lively night club at weekends with food available in the restaurants area. Cocktails, special events, live bands, DJ's, Salsa classes

Food Scene

Such a traditional place to visit for either a good old fashioned cup of tea and cake or a substantial lunch. Very good service and local owners.
The Soup Kitchen
2 Church Lane
Such a traditional place to visit for either a good old fashioned cup of tea and cake or a substantial lunch. Very good service and local owners.
A restaurant within a pub but its better than the normal pub grub. Weeknight offers. Great food.
The Littleton Arms
Saint Michael's Square
A restaurant within a pub but its better than the normal pub grub. Weeknight offers. Great food.
Serves good Indian food and you can take your own drink.
Narvana
14 Bailey St
Serves good Indian food and you can take your own drink.

Entertainment & Activities

Its probably the best theme park in the UK. Only 40 minutes drive from our house.
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Torres Alton
Farley Lane
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Its probably the best theme park in the UK. Only 40 minutes drive from our house.

Parks & Nature

You just have to go and see the Monkeys in the forest. They are not in cages but in the park where you walk around and observe their lifestyle in their natural habitat. Also worth visiting Trentham Gardens next door. about 20-30 miutes drive from our house.
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Trentham Monkey Forest
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You just have to go and see the Monkeys in the forest. They are not in cages but in the park where you walk around and observe their lifestyle in their natural habitat. Also worth visiting Trentham Gardens next door. about 20-30 miutes drive from our house.
A beautiful spot to observe nature in a picturesque setting. See if you can spot the Kingfisher. Coffee shop, gift shop, educational area. Picnic tables around the park. Free Entry
Wolseley Bridge
A beautiful spot to observe nature in a picturesque setting. See if you can spot the Kingfisher. Coffee shop, gift shop, educational area. Picnic tables around the park. Free Entry

Shopping

New for August 2016 will be our Waterside shopping centre with a massive Marks and Spencers and a Primark.
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Stafford
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New for August 2016 will be our Waterside shopping centre with a massive Marks and Spencers and a Primark.
It has a new large Next with Costa Coffee in store, Matalan, George at Asda, Carpetwright, Boots, New Look, Poundland, B&M, Pets at Home, Hobbycraft.
Queens Shopping Park
Old Rickerscote Lane
It has a new large Next with Costa Coffee in store, Matalan, George at Asda, Carpetwright, Boots, New Look, Poundland, B&M, Pets at Home, Hobbycraft.

Getting Around

Stafford station
Station Road
http://www.nationalrail.co.uk/stations/STA/details.html
Stafford Railway Station
Station Road
http://www.nationalrail.co.uk/stations/STA/details.html