Wenlock Priory

If you are planning  a trip to Shropshire this year why not include a visit to this delightful English Heritage site. Much Wenlock is a 20 minute drive from The Stanage, Bed and Breakfast in  Telford.
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Cosy log fire at The Stanage

With the weather continuing to be very cold there is nothing nicer than to come down to breakfast at The Stanage, Telford and sit by a roaring log fire. We have a log fire each morning through the winter months and most guests find it hard to leave after eating
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Autumn at The Stanage

Lovely colours and beautiful sunshine captured at the weekend in our garden. The leaves may be falling however the bees continue to fly with the beautiful warm sunshine. Geraniums planted earlier in the year are spectacular pinks and reds giving a warm glow to the garden.  
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Carnivorous plants in Telford

Just a 5 minute drive from The Stanage you will find the National Collection of carnivorous plants, both Sarracinias and Venus Fly Traps. www.carnivorousplants.uk.com Contact Mike King if you wish to visit. I purchased 3 recently to keep the fly population down. They are easy to keep and fascinating to
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A warm welcome at The Stanage, Telford

New colour for the front door at The Stanage We decided on a change of colour. Gone from “Stanage blue” to the new and brighter “Stanage red!” Just have to paint the gates to match. Maybe later. I remember reading that having a red purse was lucky, hope it also
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Horsehay Pool, Telford

Ducks on Horsehay Pool, Telford A walk from The Stanage to Horsehay Pool will take about twenty minutes and you can extend that by visiting Horsehay Village Golf Club and Driving Range or Meadowdale Garden Centre, passing both places on your way. Once at the pool you can feed the
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Little Nell at Tong Church

An afternoon excursion from The Stanage in Telford A recent visit to Tong Church with a friend found us hunting for the grave of Little Nell and we managed to find it with help from another visitor. This is as it says on the grave stone the ‘reputed grave’ of
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