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The Severn Valley Railway Unveils Full 2024 Timetable

The Severn Valley Railway is stepping up its passenger services from 26 March, as it prepares for what managers hope will be a very successful season. The popular Worcestershire and Shropshire heritage line opened at the start of February half-term, using an off-peak timetable. However, things will…

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The diary of a Brummie: 24 hours in Birmingham

It’s the second most populous city in the UK and attracted 42 million visitors this year. Here’s author Mike Gayle’s guide to the top things to see, eat and drink in the Midlands city. Birmingham may be known as the UK’s “second city”, but when it comes to my home town’s vibrant galleries, cafes…

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