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  1. Frankly Alpaca invites visitors to a special spring farm experience, offering the chance to meet cuddly lambs, cute alpacas, and mini moos.
    1. 25 Mar 20247 Apr 2024
    2. 25 Mar 20247 Apr 2024
  2. Vine Willow Wood Flower Decoration Workshop
    Weave a willow flower decoration for your garden.
    1. 10 Mar 2024
  3. Giant robot at Shropshire Camp Bestival
    Get ready to explore the wonderful world of Camp Bestival at Weston Park. Following a hugely successful 14-year history entertaining families, Camp Bestival Shropshire will bring the ultimate family festival experience to the heart of the Midlands. With lashings of family fun, little ones will be spoilt for choice as they step into a family festi-holiday like no other!
    1. 15 Aug 202418 Aug 2024
  4. Cattle on show at Newport Show
    1. 13 Jul 2024
  5. Walking through Wellington
    Get your walking boots ready, Wellington Walking Festival is back for it's 13th year!  Explore 33 captivating events, catering to all abilities, from leisurely strolls to challenging 13-mile walks which showcase the natural beauty of Wellington and its surrounding area.
    1. 11 Sep 202417 Sep 2024
  6. Step back in time and experience the sights, sounds and smells of Victorian life at Blists Hill Victorian Town - one of the award-winning museums within Ironbridge Valley of Invention. Explore Victorian shops and cottages, taste authentic food and sweets – and join craftspeople demonstrating their trades in this recreated Shropshire town. Exchange your money in the bank for pounds, shillings and pence, take a ride in the horse and carriage, indulge in some traditional fish and chips and dress up and pose for a memento in the Victorian style photographers.  Climb aboard the mine train, ride the old-fashioned fairground and let off steam in the Madeley Wood Outdoor Adventure equipped with slides, ziplines, raised walkways and basket swings

    Things To Do Highlights

    English Heritage Lilleshall Abbey

    Lilleshall Abbey is a 12th-century Augustinian Abbey in peaceful rural setting close to the…

    Telford Bike Hub

    Affordable bike hire in the heart of Telford Town Park.

    Ironbridge Gorge Museums Enginuity

    One of the award-winning museums within the Ironbridge Valley of Invention, managed by the…

    Mini Raft Hire

    Shropshire Raft Tours provides a range of water sports based on the River Severn in The Gorge…

    Young people playing adventure golf on a sunny day

    Adventure Golf is set within the heart of Telford Town Park, the whole family can join in for this…

    Hoo Zoo & Dinosaur World

    Hoo Zoo and Dinosaur World, formerly known as Hoo Farm Animal Kingdom is a small family run zoo in…

    TEL Ice Rink

    The Telford Ice Rink located in the heart of Southwater in Telford Town is one of the UK's premier…

    Exterior of Southwater Library illuminated in with purple lights

    Southwater Library is on the first floor in Southwater One, an iconic gold building located in the…

    Spa Treatments

    The Spa is a great space to unwind and recharge Put your feet up and pamper yourself. Our…

    Wellington Orbit

    Wellington Orbit is a 63 seat cinema and café in the heart of Wellington, Shropshire. Affordable…

    Wroxeter Roman Cityu

    Discover urban-living 2,000 years ago at Viriconium (Wroxeter) - once the fourth largest city in…

    Team Photo with Animals

    Exotic Zoo is a family favourite and award winning small zoo that has topped trip advisor for many…

    Ironbridge Gorge Museums Blists Hill Victorian Town

    Step back in time and experience the sights, sounds and smells of Victorian life at Blists Hill…

    Young girl enjoying using the high ropes course.

    High Ropes.  Warm up on the lower section before heading to the “Leap of Faith” 10 metres off…

    Telford Town Park Waterplay

    Looking for something a little different to do next time you visit Telford Town Park? Why not visit…

    Nettie of the Gorge Floral Workshops

    Beautiful and natural flowers with a touch of the wild. Promotes sustainability and supports local…

    Ironbridge Gorge Museums Coalport China Museum

    Marvel at spectacular creations, exquisite ceramics and extraordinary craftsmanship at Coalport…

    Frontage of Telford Theatre, Oakengates showing Green and Purple colours to the building

    Telford's largest live entertainment venue hosting a wide range of entertainment to suite everyone

    Small Woods

    Small Woods are the national charitable organisation who stand for sustainable woods alive with…

    Golf Course

    HIGHLIGHTS INCLUDE: Par 72, 18 hole championship golf course 6741 yard course Designed by renowned…

    Buildwas Abbey

    Visit the impressive ruins of Buildwas Abbey,  a Cistercian abbey, that retains its 12th century…

    Telford Town Park

    Telford Town Park is a multi award-winning park located in the heart of Telford and close to…

    Various breads including sourdough, focaccia, hot cross buns, Shropshire butter bun, cinnamon knot, tiger bread

    A bread making school in Ironbridge with in-person and online classes teaching you how to make…

    What's On Highlights

    A crowd taking part on a faire parade.  A man in costume is in the foreground

    Come to Blists Hill Victorian Town 31 August - 1 September to help welcome the Shroppies

    Openings

    10am - 5pm

    31st August 2024-1st September 2024
    A crowd enjoying the model aircraft show

    Prepare to be dazzled, enthralled and mesmerised at the 2024 Air Show – International!

    Openings

    10am - 5.30pm

    14th June 2024-16th June 2024
    Summer dried wreath workshop with Nettie of the Gorge

    Celebrate the beauty of Summer blooms with a Summer Wreath Making experience with Nettie of the…

    Openings

    Season

    8th June 2024
    Ticket holders enjoying the display in the night sky

    The organisers of the Weston Park Air Show International bring you a very special aerial show on…

    Openings

    9.30pm - 10.45pm

    15th June 2024
    Young visitors to RAF Museum Midlands speaking with a man dressed as an astronaut.

    Blast off this Easter and travel from the Earth to the Moon! This interactive show is perfect for…

    Openings

    Timings: 11am, 1pm and 3pm

    29th March 2024-31st March 2024
    Walking through Wellington

    Get your walking boots ready, Wellington Walking Festival is back for it's 13th year!  Explore 33…

    Openings

    Season

    11th September 2024-17th September 2024
    A Telford Tigers match in action

    Enjoy the thrill of watching a live ice hockey match at Telford Ice Rink.

    Openings

    6pm

    10th March 2024
    A Spring wreath made with moss, flowers and foulage

    Join Lisa in her floral studio in the Ironbridge Gorge and immerse yourself in beautiful seasonal…

    Openings

    4pm

    23rd March 2024

    5pm

    30th March 2024
    The music stage and enthusiastic audience at CamperJam

    Camper Jam is a friendly, fun filled show with a chilled out, take it easy vibe.

    Openings

    Season

    5th July 2024-7th July 2024
    trays of potted plants ready to be taken home to your garden

    Are you looking for some late blooming plants to cheer your garden up after the Summer?

    Openings

    10.30am

    8th September 2024
    DJ in DJ Booth with red lasers surrounding him

    Head to Telford Town Park QEII Arena for a weekend of electronic music with Audio Tek…

    Openings

    2-11pm

    22nd June 2024-23rd June 2024
    A black cut out of a woman in a hat, white text on it reads Mary Oakes Warehouse woman.

    Guided tours of Blists Hill Victorian Town inspired by women’s history, to coincide with…

    Openings

    10am - 4pm

    9th March 2024

    10am - 4pm

    10th March 2024
    A Telford Tigers Ice Hockey match in action

    Enjoy the thrill of watching a live ice hockey match at Telford Ice Rink.

    Openings

    6pm

    3rd March 2024
    Three Oddsocks cast members dressed in togas

    Julius Caesar - the most famous political coup in literature is given the Oddsocks treatment

    Openings

    7.30pm

    7th July 2024
    A man is pictured driving a steam engine.

    Miniature steam engines roam around Blists Hill Victorian Town

    Openings

    10am - 5pm

    13th April 2024-14th April 2024

    10am - 5pm

    13th July 2024-14th July 2024
    An illustration of Doctor Dolittle with the animals

    Family theatre - Doctor Dolittle leads a simple life as the village doctor in sleepy…

    Openings

    3pm

    20th August 2024
    Large bubble blower with Waters Edge Festival sign in the background

    Join Red Rooster Events for their 4th Water's Edge Festival. A fantastic day packed full of no…

    Openings

    Season

    14th September 2024
    Steampunk festival attendees at Blists Hill Victorian Town wearing steampunk costumes

    Step into 'The Town that Never Was', a weekend in the retro-futuristic world of Steampunk. The…

    Openings

    Season

    29th June 2024-30th June 2024
    An orange vintage ford rally car pictured,

    Flagship event, the AGBO Rally, is a single venue stage rally that's thrilling for driver and…

    Openings

    Start 8am

    17th March 2024
    Race for Life Telford - 10k

    Walk, jog or run in a group or go solo to raise money for life-saving research.

    Openings

    9:30am

    26th May 2024
    Little boy in red arrows overalls stood in front of an old plane

    The RAF Cosford Air Show will include an action-packed flying display, including powerful…

    Openings

    Season

    9th June 2024
    The STEM show has bangs and flashes!

    An interactive time traveling extravaganza, a brilliantly mind-boggling science show delivered by…

    Openings

    10.30am, 1pm or 3pm

    23rd March 2024-24th March 2024

    10.30am, 1pm or 3pm

    2nd April 2024-3rd April 2024
    An illustration of lots of different dishes on a table with place settings in a Victorian style.

    The famous Mrs Beeton makes a special appearance at Blists Hill Victorian Town 25 May - 2 June,…

    Openings

    10am - 5pm

    25th May 2024-2nd June 2024
    Two girls are playing in the sand with buckets and spades

    The seaside returns to Blists Hill Victorian Town in land-locked Shropshire for a second year!

    Openings

    10am - 5pm

    20th July 2024-3rd September 2024

    Where to Stay Highlights

    The Malthouse Rooms

    Located beside the River Severn in the village of Ironbridge Gorge, the lively Malthouse boasts 12…

    Moreton Hall Farm Self Catering Cottages

    Moreton Hall Farm is an equisite 19th century working farm with self catering cottages, in Newport,…

    Priory Cottage Stable Wing

    Self Catering cottage in the heart of Much Wenlock, 5 miles from Ironbridge. Attractive listed…

    Ramada Hotel Telford

    Set in the heart of Telford with its beautiful on site gardens, the Ramada Telford Ironbridge has…

    Holiday Inn Telford

    Our 152-bed hotel is located on the edge of Telford Town Centre, adjacent to the beautiful Town…

    The Grange - Hencote- A Georgian Farmhouse

    The Grange is a newly resorted Georgian Farmhouse which can cater up to 14 guests across 7 en suite…

    1 Park Grange Holidays Static Caravans

    STATIC HOLIDAY CARAVANS CARAVAN CLUB TOURING SITE [CL] We are a small family run Park set in the…

    The Barn Lees Farm - The Annex

    At The Barn at Lees Farm, we believe in business done sustainably, from being environmentally…

    Coalbrookdale Villa Guest House

    Coalbrookdale Villa Guest House is set in the quiet village of Coalbrookdale, just a mile from the…

    Hencote Glamping Village- Lodge with Hot Tub

    Hencote's luxury glamping lodges provide comfort and luxury, no matter how long guests stay for.…

    Lilleshall House

    Wake up in the beautiful countryside in the historic stately home of Lilleshall House, Built in…

    Front of Venue

    Best Western Valley Hotel is a Country House hotel situated in the heart of the UNESCO World…

    The Barn Lees Farm - Yurt

    At The Barn at Lees Farm, we believe in business done sustainably, from being environmentally…

    YHA Coalbrookdale

    YHA Ironbridge Coalbrookdale is located within the Ironbridge Gorge World Heritage Site, home to 10…

    Sambrook Manor Holiday Cottages

    Set in a picturesque small village on the Shropshire/Staffordshire border Sambrook Manor holiday…

    The White Hart

    Sitting on the Banks of the River Severn in the heart of the World Heritage Site of Ironbridge…

    Temple of Diana

    A stay on the estate gives guests the chance to truly enjoy the beauty and tranquillity of the…

    Ironbridge Holidays

    Welcome to Ironbridge Holidays, a premier collection of self catering  accommodation in the famous…

    Ironbridge View Townhouse

    Ironbridge View Townhouse is an award winning luxury, self- catering holiday home. Stunning views…

    Coalport Station Holidays

    Coalport Station Holidays offers exceptional self-catering accommodation in two railway carriages…

    Master Suite

    Spa and golf retreat overlooking the Ironbridge Gorge in Telford. Our Telford Hotel & Golf Resort,…

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    Inspiration

    1. Child having fun at Madeley Wood Adventure Park

      Are you looking for something to do during this February half term? Look no further! Telford has plenty of activities to keep you and your family entertained throughout the week, no matter what the weather has in store.

      9 Feb 2024
    2. Putt Putt Noodle is gearing up to celebrate Chinese New Year

      Putt Putt Noodle is pulling out all the stops to welcome in the Chinese New Year.

      7 Feb 2024
    3. Seeing stars this February Half Term at Ironbridge Valley of Invention

      This February half term, from Saturday 10 to Sunday 18 February, the museums at Ironbridge Valley of Invention will be transporting visitors to outer space with cosmos-themed events and activities for the whole family.

      30 Jan 2024
    4. Packed schedule of FREE activities for February half-term

      A free Urban Games sports programme is available to all Telford residents this February Half Term. 
       

      30 Jan 2024
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