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Weekend in a train carriage - highly recommended!

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DottyDot Sun 17-Jul-11 17:16:48

We've just got back from a couple of days away here and it was fantastic. Bit pricey but we were able to book a couple of cheaper days away (thank you ds's school for having two mid-week inset days grin), - ds's loved it, the carriage was incredibly high spec and we loved Ironbridge - hadn't been before but the Victorian town was really interesting and we donned hard hats to go down a tar tunnel which ds's were also most impressed with.

I'd definitely recommend a long weekend in Ironbridge and if you fancy somewhere different to stay, this was great. smile

DottyDot Sun 17-Jul-11 17:19:57

oh and PS - not expecting any replies - just that I always look to the weekend breaks/UK pages to find places to go/stay, so thought I'd pass this one on <off to look for next holiday fix...> grin

flagging Wed 20-Jul-11 20:17:29

Wow that looks so much fun. Was it warm?

LawrieMarlow Wed 20-Jul-11 20:54:13

That looks great smile

Here is a place I stayed in for a short break a few months ago. I adored it (even travelled there by train) and will go again some time I think.

DottyDot Thu 21-Jul-11 10:50:56

Hi - yes it was lovely and warm - we had very good weather though. There's a heater/air con machine in the main room and main bedroom - we had the heater on first thing for ds's as they were up early - only took 15 - 20 mins to make the room really warm.

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