Newport Nocturne 2012 (Shropshire)

Saturday 1st September 2012 will see the streets of a Shropshire market town come alive with a night time cycle ride over the flood lit cobbled streets.The event starts at 6.30 pm in Newport town centre and ends at 10pm. This is Britain’s best and brightest cycle race. Come along
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The Granary Grill at Weston Park

We recently had a super meal at The Granary Grill. The fillet steak was superb and the friendly service and atmosphere all added to a most enjoyable experience. Would certainly recommend an evening at the Granary Grill, Weston Park. Weston Park is a 25 minute drive from The Stanage Bed
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Hawkstone Park and Follies

We spent a fun morning exploring caves, follies and walkways despite the constant rain. Well worth a visit to this park and if you like a good walk it should take about 3 hours of fairly strenuous walking to see the what is on offer. Take a torch and wear
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Break your journey and stay near The Ironbridge Gorge

Why not stay at The Stanage Bed & Breakfast in Telford, Shropshire and visit The World Heritage Site of The Ironbridge Gorge. Telford is just off the M54 and ideally placed to break a long journey to North Wales or Ireland. We are 120 miles from Holyhead (A5), 93 miles
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Ironbridge Gorge Park & Ride open

The Park and Ride for Ironbridge is now open. The car park is situated just off the Ironbridge Bypass (A4169) near Jiggers Bank Roundabout. Sat Nav TF4 3QE. Return fare for adult will be 50p and the buses will run every 12 minutes. Open June – October weekends, Bank Holidays
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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
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The Olympic Torch comes to Ironbridge, Shropshire.

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
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A visit to Blists Hill, Victorian Town at Ironbridge

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
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