Steam in for Mother’s Day treat at Churnet Valley Railway


A scenic tourist spot is offering families a unique way to celebrate Mother’s Day this year.

The Moorlander Mother’s Day Lunch Train will be steaming along Churnet Valley Railway lines on Sunday. March 31st.

A spokesman at the heritage railway said: “What could be better than experiencing a four-course meal with a picturesque view behind you this Mother’s Day?

“While dining in the ‘Diana’ coach, the Moorlander Lunch train departs from Froghall Station at 12.35pm and travels along beautiful scenery, before returning approximately 2 hours later.”

There will be a range of meals to choose from on the day, including a vegetarian option, which the chef on board will freshly prepare.

For further information visit the Churnet Valley Railway website.