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Jubilee Celebrations at Blists Hill this...

  Blists Hill Victorian Town Jubilee Weekend Celebrations at Blists Hill   Saturday 2nd, Sunday 3rd, Monday 4th and  Tuesday 5th June.   All day activities – times  will be displayed Most events will be taking place on the Green at Blists Hill Includes   Wellington Brass Band Seaforth...

How Peggy the Much Wenlock Piglet took p...

I found the perfect gift for our first grandchild, due in September, in Waterstones, Telford today. Not only is the book topical for 2012 and local, Much Wenlock, it is even printed and published in Shropshire. How Peggy the Much Wenlock Piglet took part in the Olympian Games Peggy the piglet has a wonderful...

The Bicycle Hub in Telford Town Park...

The Bicycle Hub opens it’s new store today, 28th April, in the Town Park. They still have a shop in Jackfield and will be open as before. Check out their website for more details.  www.thebicyclehub.co.uk Why not hire a bike or tandem when you stay at The Stanage Bed and Breakfast in Telford and...

The Olympic Torch comes to Ironbridge, S...

The Olympic Torch will be coming to Ironbridge on May 30th. Official Torch Timings The Torch will arrive in Ironbridge at 3.14pm and depart at 3.39pm The Torch will arrive in Telford Town Centre at 3.46pm and depart at 3.54pm The Torch will arrive in Newport at 4.06pm and depart at 4.24pm Come and...

A visit to Blists Hill, Victorian Town a...

Incline Lift, Blists Hill After visiting CORE at The Museum of Iron we drove over to Blists Hill and soaked up the sunshine ,while enjoying fish and chips, sat on the bank of the canal. We had help from the ducks and the huge fish swimming in the canal with the chips. Always a good place to visit and...

CORE at Enginuity,Coalbrookdale, Ironbri...

We went to visit this exciting exhibition today by the artist Kurt Hentschlager. It is a digital creation of movement and sound of weightless humanoid figures in extreme motion. CORE is part of the London 2012 Festival and is at the heart of the Cultural Olympiad. Even better it is free to visit and...

New Park and Ride for Ironbridge...

The Ironbridge, Shropshire Work has just started on a new Park and Ride for Ironbridge and plans to be completed by early June. The site is at Jiggers Bank just 2 miles from The Stanage B & B and will take people right into the heart of the Ironbridge Gorge. Buses will run every 12 minutes to Ironbridge...

Bridgnorth and its funicular railway....

Bridgnorth and its funicular railway.
Funicular railway in Bridgnorth, Shropshire View from High Town Bridgnorth The views over Low Town and along the River Severn are among the finest views in Shropshire. Bridgnorth holds a great market on a Saturday and has some very individual shops that are worth browsing. Good selection of antique...

Christmas shopping in Ironbridge...

Come and stay at The Stanage B & B in Telford and pop down to Ironbridge and do your Christmas shopping. Are you looking for that illusive  Christmas Gift , why not visit the Christmas Shopping Events at the Museum Shops this year, for unusual gifts and novelties, VIP Shopping experiences and hand...

The River Severn at Coalport in Shropshi...

The River Severn at Coalport in Shropshire
A short drive along the River Severn from Ironbridge will take you to Coalport. There you can find the Tar Tunnel and the China Museum along with a some good pubs and lovely walks. Coalport is a 20 minute drive from The Stanage Bed and Breakfast in Telford and a great place to visit. taking a nap

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