Severn Valley Railway

The Severn Valley Railway is a great day out. Enjoy the unspoiled scenary and quaint 'olde worlde' charm of country stations, each one giving ready access to local villages and riverside walks.

How to get there: These Diamond services stop along the main road close to the entrance of the Kidderminster SVR Station.


Kidderminster to Spennells
via Offmore


Kidderminster to Stourbridge
via Broadwaters


Redditch to Kidderminster General Hospital
via Finstall, Bromsgrove & Chaddesley Corbett


Kidderminster to Worcester
via Hartlebury and Ombersley

Forge Mill Needle Museum and Bordesley Abbey Visitors Centre

Forge Mill Needle Museum in Redditch is a fascinating place to visit. This historic site illustrates the rich heritage of the needle and fishing tackle industries. Did you know, Redditch once produced 90% of the world's needles!

On the same site, just a very short walk from Forge Mill Museum, are the ruins of Bordesley Abbey - a medieval Cistercian Abbey which has been extensively excavated.

How to get there: Diamond service 146 stops at Abbey Stadium and service 62 stops on Forge Mill Road, both of which are just a short walk from the museum.


Redditch Circular
via Forge Mill Road, Winyates, Matchborough West & Matchborough East


Birmingham to Redditch
via Cotteridge, Kings Norton & Alvechurch