Burton on Trent

Burton upon Trent, also known as Burton-on-Trent or simply Burton, is a market town in Staffordshire, England, close to the border with Derbyshire.


The population is around 72,000. It is situated within the centre of Leceistershire, Derbyshire, Nottinghamshire, alongside the River Trent.  

It is a busy market town, with various shopping centres, plenty of parking in the town centre. The is a great mix of small and large businesses, including the larger chains and the smaller independent businesses too. Department stores, clothes shops, card shops and chemists and Beauty Salon in Burton on Trent. 

The town is served by Burton-on-Trent railway station. The town was also the start and terminus of the now defunct South Staffordshire Line which linked it to Lichfield, Walsall, Dudley and Stourbridge.​

The history of the town dates back to 666. You can find out more details on the history of Burton on Trent too if you are interested.