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.  
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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.
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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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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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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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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
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Daniels Mill, Bridgnorth, Shropshire

Daniels Mill has the largest waterwheel powering a corn mill that is still working in England. The mill and waterwhell have been carefully restored and is virtually unaltered since the 18th Century. The mill has been owned by the same family for over 250 years and they are still operating
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Fossil finds in Shropshire

A  guest who regularly stays with us at The Stanage B & B while fossil hunting, has posted me this link to show what can be found in the area. http://www.discussfossils.com/forum/forum_posts.asp?TID=522&title=trilobites-and-other-fossils-from-shropshire Much Wenlock is a 15 minute drive from Lawley Village, Telford and there are plenty of other  places where
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