The King & Castle

Have I at long last found that illustrious ancestor connected to royalty?  Sadly, no.  This is about a trip last week to the Severn Valley Railway (SVR).  The King & Castle is the public house forming part of Kidderminster station, the eastern terminus of the heritage railway that runs through the Severn valley from Bridgnorth, Shropshire.  Speed has to Continue reading “The King & Castle”


Swanning around

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The Swan, Kidderminster.

The other day I went to Kidderminster on a shopping trip.  This was successful and I found Kidderminster to be a quiet, pleasant, pedestrian-friendly town, with a good range of shops.  At lunch time I entered The Swan. Continue reading “Swanning around”