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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

    Wellington Orbit

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

    Telford Town Park Waterplay

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

    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…

    Airea51 main arena

    AIREA51 is an indoor family adventure park in Telford.

    Ironbridge Gorge Museums Blists Hill Victorian Town

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

    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…

    Team Photo with Animals

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

    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…

    Off exploring Ropewalk

    Severn Gorge Countryside Trust is an independent Charitable Trust and Limited Company. The Trust…

    Arthurs Kitchen at Fordhall Organic Farm

    As England’s first community owned farm, Fordhall is a great place for a day out for the whole…

    Footpath through woodland

    Walking is a fantastic way to explore the Ironbridge Gorge World Heritage Site whether you’re a…

    Hencote Vineyard & Estate

    Hencote allows visitors to learn the story of the grape from vine to bottle, in wine tours and…

    Weston Park, one of England's finest Stately Homes

    Weston Park is no ordinary stately home. Set amongst 1,000 acres of Capability Brown landscaped…

    Mini Raft Hire

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

    TEL Ice Rink

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

    The Old Coracle Shed

    The Ironbridge Coracle Trail is a very pleasant 20 minute walk along the River Severn between the…

    TEL Ice Rink

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

    Telford Town Park

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

    Frankly Alpacas Alpaca Meet & Greet

    The perfect way to meet alpacas! Get up close and personal with our herd of 6 female and 3 male…

    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

    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…

    What's On Highlights

    Spring hand tied bouquet workshop with Nettie of the Gorge

    Spring flowers are bursting with joy and its time to embrace the season and what better way than…

    Openings

    Season

    13th April 2024
    The Mandalorian standing by a vehicle with a Hoo Zoo T-Rex behind.

    Come join us this Easter Monday for all things pop culture. Whether it’s Jurassic Park, Star Wars,…

    Openings

    10am - 5pm

    1st April 2024
    A velociraptor pictured in front of the Jurassic park gate.

    Come to Hoo Zoo and Dinosaur World for a fantastic weekend of all things Dinosaur!!

    Openings

    10am - 5pm

    24th August 2024-26th August 2024
    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 Telford Tigers Ice Hockey match in action

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

    Openings

    7pm

    9th March 2024
    Children's dog competes at the Victorian Dog Show at Blists Hill Victorian Town

    Celebrate your four-legged companion at the annual Victorian Dog Show at Blists Hill Victorian…

    Openings

    Season

    8th June 2024-9th June 2024
    Guitarist John Campbell pictured performing on stage

    Catch ARE YOU EXPERIENCED? when they come to town and relive the excitement and explosive stage…

    Openings

    7.30p,

    27th April 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
    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
    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
    Image from Ironbridge Brass Band Festival 2023

    Head to the historic setting of Coalbrookdale to enjoy a weekend of performances from some of the…

    Openings

    Season

    13th July 2024-14th July 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
    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
    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
    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 group of four, shown from the waist down taking part in Victorian egg dancing.

    The residents at Blists Hill Victorian Town will celebrate Easter with egg hunts, a poster trail…

    Openings

    10am - 5pm

    23rd March 2024-14th April 2024
    The theatre group pictured performing on an open air stage

    Join the troupe in Bowring Park for a bicycle-powered production of Shakespeare’s ‘The Comedy of…

    Openings

    7pm

    6th September 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
    ELO Experience band pictured performing live music

    Clubfest 2024 promises an incredible, all-inclusive event that's not to be missed!

    Openings

    Season

    24th May 2024-28th May 2024
    1 mile marker of the races

    Kickass are bringing their annual 10k trail run around to the historic ground of Weston Park

    Openings

    Race start times 9.30am

    17th November 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
    Stall holder at Newport Food Frenzy

    Newport High Street will be filled with artisan producers today as the town is set to enjoy its 8th…

    Openings

    Season

    29th September 2024
    A Telford Tigers match in action

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

    Openings

    5:30pm

    2nd March 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

    Where to Stay Highlights

    The outside of The Summer House

    The Summer Houses is a unique and romantic Grade II listed tower and the perfect choice for a…

    Ramada Hotel Telford

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

    Master Suite

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

    TEL;Scouts Meadow

    Located in the UNESCO World Heritage Site Ironbridge Gorge, Scout's Meadow is tucked away through…

    The White Hart

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

    The Water Rat Riverside Pub & Rooms

    There are 6 beautifully appointed en-suite bedrooms in the connected Georgian House, with the large…

    The Hundred House Hotel

    Award winning Restaurant & Gardens with 10 individually styled en suite rooms. Always a friendly…

    Coalport Station Holidays

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

    The Swan Taphouse

    Where authentic American Pit BBQ & English Classics come together with one big bite. Enjoyed with a…

    The International Hotel

    Our hotel has 101 bedrooms, a mixture of double and twin occupancy. Continental breakfast is…

    Holiday Inn Telford

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

    Puddle Duck Cottages

    Award winning luxury self-catering holiday cottages that have been featured as one of the top…

    Coalbrookdale Villa Guest House

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

    Ironbridge View Townhouse

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

    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 - Yurt

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

    The Barn Lees Farm - The Annex

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

    Hencote Glamping Village- Lodge with Hot Tub

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

    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…

    YHA Coalbrookdale

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

    Priory Cottage Stable Wing

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

    Sambrook Manor Holiday Cottages

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

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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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