The Black Lion
Travelling by bus can be achieved via the following services. Cheddleton is served byservices 16 Hanley – Leek, operated by Procters and First PMT, and 106 Longton – Leek, operated by D&G Buses.
Please note that the Longton – Leek service does not operate on Sundays.Book to Station Road or Basford Bridge Lane, from either of which stops the station is approximately 15-20 minutes walk .
Frequent bus services run from Stoke railway station to Hanley bus station. Frog hall station is served by service 235 Leek – Cheadle, operated by Clowes Coaches. Alternatively First PMT service 232 Hanley – Cheadle – Uttoxeter calls at Kingsley, Royal Oak which is approximately 15 minutes’ walk from Kingsley & Froghall station.
For details of bus services contact First PMT on 01782 747000, Procters on 01782 846031 or Staffordshire Bus line on 01785 223344 or 01782 206608.
All the bus information above is courtesy of the Churnet Valley Railway and a comprehensive bus journey planner is available online at www.ukbus.co.uk.
Another option once you have gone as far as you can by bus is to call Pete at Greenline private hire. Pete is one of the local Taxi compaies that actually know’s where we are and how to get to us!
And lastly if you wish to visit us by canal boat nothing could be easier. There are moorings right outside the pub across the railway lines at Consall Forge. We plan to eventually provide a Wireless link to the internet at the Pub for the benefit of all Canal users and a visit to http://www.boatmail.co.uk may provide a useful source of information for you.
As well as the more established breweries we will be selling ale from the small Peakstones Rock Brewery in Alton. At present 2 of the breweries ales will be on sale, Nemesis which has an ABV 3.8% and the more potent Oblivion which has ABV 5.5%.