Things to do
Staffordshire Peak District
The simply spectacular Staffordshire Peak District has so much to offer. The dramatic gritstone ridge of The Roaches. The nature reserves, country parks and peaceful canal of the secluded Churnet Valley. Beautiful wooded walks between towering limestone crags through the picturesque Manifold Valley.
Alton Towers Theme Park & Hotel
The Alton Towers Resort Theme Park has an amazing selection of thrill rides and family attractions. Head deep underground and experience the terrifying new attraction Nemesis Sub-Terra. Enter X-Sector for Oblivion and Submission. Explore Forbidden Valley for Nemesis, Air and Ripsaw or stop off for the unforgettable speed of Rita. New for 2013, don’t miss The Smiler-the brand new ‘world-first’ rollercoaster arriving at Alton Towers Resort.
Enjoy a great day out at Trentham. Visit the award-winning Trentham Gardens, for shopping and eating out, peace and quiet, fun and action! Indulge yourself at Trentham Shopping Village with shops, cafés, restaurants and the vast Trentham Garden Centre, it’s perfect for shopping.
The Emma Bridgewater factory lies in the heart of the historic Stoke Potteries region, in a sunny Victorian factory on the banks of the Caldon Canal.
Step back in time at the historic working estate of Shugborough and enjoy a living experience brought to life by costumed characters straight from the pages of Shugborough’s very own history books.