Shropshire remains one of the least discovered gems of Britain - it's a great place to simply stand and stare. The county is comparatively unspoiled - it has that elusive air of time warp, people are polite and friendly and they seem to have time to spare. Apart from Housman's Blue Remembered Hills and the evocative writing of Mary Webb and Malcolm
The Gaskell Arms, previously a 17th century coach house, is delightfully situated on the edge of the medieval town of Much Wenlock, near Ironbridge, Shropshire. Now a family owned hotel and restaurant, the Gaskell Arms offers hotel accommodation (rated 3* by the AA) with 14 rooms in total, including the Mews and Coach House. Whilst retaining all the
Michael was a retired National Hunt jockey and the couple were popular hosts, remaining at the inn for many years. Within a few months of their tenancy a problem arose when a section of the public wanted an end to the "Men Only" bar, which had been a tradition at the Golden Cross since time immemorial. When the locals heard that their sanctuary was
Hadley Park House Hotel is an award-winning four-star luxury hotel and wedding venue in Telford, Shropshire which incorporates the award-winning AA Rosette Conservatory Restaurant. Many have described our Telford hotel as a hidden gem set within 2 acres of landscaped gardens. As an independently owned Shropshire hotel, we strive to provide a welcoming
One of the loveliest things I was told in the decade of running Middle Farm, was how a couple had enjoyed properly talking with one another again, listening to the noises of the countryside, walking and breathing in the cleaner air. The mobile didn't ping constantly with notifications, they could get messages on their terms and not the instant it was
There are so many ways that you can get involved with Wellington Cottage Care and the guests that we help. Of course as valuable as time, gifts and collections are, there is always a great need for monetary donations, whether that be one off contributions or ongoing sponsorship. As a charity we reply on the help and kindness of our local community.
Donna qualified up to NVQ Level 3 right here in Telford before sailing away to work onboard cruise ships, employed by Elemis's sister company Steiner, this was Donna's introduction to the wonders of Elemis skincare. On returning to land Donna joined Bannatyne's Spa & Club in Birmingham, continuing to work with Elemis products before being scouted by
Signs of settlement here go back to the Neolitich (about 5,500 years ago), with the example of worked flint pictured below being and found in 2017 being the first sign of human activity here. Slightly later, in the Bronze Age, a barrow was built to the east, and localy, in Iron Age a significant settlement was estabilshed at at near by Burry Walls.
Our tariff includes all heat and light, bed linen, towels and tea cloths, all cleaning products, free WiFi in all cottages and dogs if applicable. Your booking is secured with a 25% deposit. Your deposit is generally non-refundable however if we are able to let the holiday period that you have had to cancel /alter then your deposit will be returned
Long Travel was founded in 1988 by a couple of former schoolteachers, who wanted to explore the most beautiful, off-the-beaten-track locations in Italy, but struggled to find places to stay that they really loved. So, they decided to take matters in their own hands, searching for stunning accommodation to provide a unique holiday experiences. Thirty