The county of Worcestershire

Worcestershire

Worcestershire is a county in the West Midlands, north of Bristol and south of Birmingham, home of the beautiful Malvern Hills, Worcester Cathedral and the Severn Valley railway home of many steam locomotives.

Bases in Worcestershire

Alvechurch

From Alvechurch you can visit the Black Country Museum, Cadbury's world, Warwick castle, Drayton Manor Theme Park and the Tamworth Snowdome.

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Worcester

Lying on the banks of the beautiful River Severn, visit the ancient City and it's Cathedral, take a tour of the Royal Worcester Porcelain Visitor Centre.

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Stourport on Severn

The Severn & Avon rivers offer stunning scenery through the Worcestershire and Gloucestershire countryside, whilst the canals throughout the West Midlands provide fun for all ages and abilities. The Inland port of Stouport on Severn lies at the junction of the River Severn and the Staffordshire / Worcestershire canal. It offers the opportunity to enjoy either river or canal cruising along routes through such places as Worcester, Gloucester, Stratford Upon Avon and Birmingham. A trip along the length of the Severn and Gloucester Canal from Stourport to Sharpness involves no manual operation of locks as they are operated by Waterways Staff. Whilst a cruise along the Birmingham to Worcester Canal will take you up the 30 Lock Tardebigge flight along with all of the locks before and after it.

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