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Carol Ann Duffy

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Find your perfect cuppa or indulge your sweet cravings by choosing one of these great local companies.

Places to eat and drink

The Bakehouse

4 Market Street


ST16 2JZ

Red Lion Farm Tea Room



ST18 9JG

Marsh Farm Bed & Breakfast and Tea Room

Uttoxeter Rd

Abbots Bromley


WS15 3EJ

The Secret Tea Rooms

Unit 2 Adie’s Alley


ST15 8YQ

Victorian Tearooms

5-6 Moorland Walk



ST10 1AY

Hetty's Tea Shop

Foxt Road


ST10 2HL

Devo-Tea of Lichfield

9 Breadmarket St


WS13 6LG


Staffordshire is a county in the west midlands of England. The county has parts of the National Forest and the Peak District within its bounds plus moorlands, undulating hills, and pretty villages. Cannock Chase is an Area of Oustanding National Beauty, and the county has the highest village in England. There's a complex canal system, stately homes, fun parks, castles, and potteries to keep you busy. 

Places to visit


National Memorial Arboretum, Trentham Estate, Water World, Alton Towers, Drayton Manr, Lichfield Cathedral and Museum, Weston Park, Sudbury Hall, Cannock Chase.

Map  by Nilfanion [CC BY-SA 3.0 ( or GFDL (], via Wikimedia Commons. Not affiliated with The Travelling Reader.

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