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Sunnycroft, National Trust property near...

Sunnycroft is an Edwardian Industrialists home in Wellington, Shropshire. Currently open Friday,Saturday,Sunday and Mondays. Well worth a visit when staying with us and join two visits by also going to Attingham Park.

Snowdrops...

Snowdrops in Shropshire Once again it is snowdrop time. We have an abundance in our garden at The Stanage B & B and I know the local woods and gardens are also full of them Take an outing to Attingham Park or Benthall Hall this weekend and enjoy a walk in the woods.

Frost Fair at Attingham Park...

Attingham Park has its Frost Fair on the first weekend of December. We went last year and bought most of our Christmas gifts. Some wonderful ‘made in Shropshire‘ goodies, that were appreciated by friends and family of all ages. We will certainly be there again this year.  

Activities at Attingham Park (NT)...

A visit to one of Shropshire‘s treasures and we found people of all ages having a great time. The event was for one week only but I hope it comes back soon. Attingham Park ( National Trust)is a 20 minute drive from The Stanage Bed and Breakfast in Telford. Messing about on the river, Attingham...

Wroxeter Roman Villa,Shropshire...

Roman Villa Wroxeter Shropshire Many of you are no doubt watching the Channel 4 programme on a Thursday  evening about the construction of a Roman Villa at Wroxeter in Shropshire. ‘Rome wasn’t built in a day’ I was amazed the first time I went to Wroxeter, to see what was the Roman...

Attingham Park in Shropshire...

Roe deer in Attingham Park We joined The National Trust this week and our first visit, as members, was to the beautiful grounds of nearby Attingham Park. Owing to the severe winter the snowdrops will be late this year. It looks like we will have to visit in a couple of weeks time to see the carpets of...

Snowdrops at Attingham Park...

Woodland walk at Attingham Park 2012 The snowdrops are already poking their heads out in our garden at The Stanage and I am sure that once again Attingham Park will be covered in them. National Trust Snowdrop walks start in February.   2011 Have just reminded myself that the snowdrops will soon...