Below we have put links to local attractions, accommodation, charities and local interest information:
Curators of gifts and home & lifestyle products. Buy From Shropshire expertly source products that are a little bit different and offer something unique to the consumer. They are passionate about supporting Shropshire artists and producers to sell online.
They are situated within the historic Jackfield Tile Museum, the most complete Victorian tile factory in England. Their individually hand made tiles allow for an infinite variety of design ideas for restoration and bespoke manufacture.
Cuan Wildlife Rescue is the only 24/7 Wildlife Rescue Centre in Shropshire. They are dedicated to the rescue, care and rehabilitation of sick, injured and orphaned wild animals and birds. Each year they regularly admit and treat approximately 1,500 casualties for which they need to raise approximately £50,000 for the day to day running costs.
Hadley Park House Hotel is a luxury hotel in Telford, Shropshire which incorporates the award-winning Dorrells Restaurant. Our main manor house dates back to the 18th century and is still full of character.
Ironbridge Gorge is a place of beauty and wonder – set in a wooded valley landscape with the River Severn flowing through en route from the hills of Mid Wales to the Bristol Channel.
The formation of the band dates back to the end of the 19th Century, originating as a Fife and Drum Band in 1893 and converting to the more fashionable form of Brass Band by the end of 1895.
Katherine is a Jackfield based artist and illustrator. She specialises in themes of folklore and story telling. For more information about her fabulous work please see her new website:
Puddle Duck Cottage
Self-catering ( & dog-friendly) holiday accommodation within a short walk of Maws Craft Centre. Beautiful cottage in the heart of the Ironbridge Gorge, offering guests a restful stay with a touch of luxury. This delightful semi-detached cottage is in a lovely tranquil location over looking a meadow, the Severn Valley Way and the River Severn in the village of Jackfield within the beautiful Ironbridge Gorge World Heritage Site
The aim of Shropshire Cat Rescue is to care for and re-home unwanted cats and kittens. To educate the public on responsible cat ownership (including the benefits of having one’s pet neutered) and to arrange for colonies of feral cats to be neutered and returned to site. Shropshire Cat Rescue is an entirely unpaid, voluntary group.
Shropshire, maybe one of England's quiet counties but don't be deceived; there's still plenty to see and do Shropshire has over 90 places to visit - historic houses and castles with beautiful gardens, the famous Ironbridge, museums and family attractions.
TabiiCats Cat Rescue Telford is a volunteer cat rescue and vetted foster network based in Telford. They also aim to increase awareness of the importance of proper feline care including neutering and other medical requirements such as vaccinations.
Tabiicats is a volunteer only run organisation, and relies wholely on the kind donations of the public.
What makes the concept of World Heritage exceptional is its universal application. World Heritage sites belong to all the peoples of the world, irrespective of the territory on which they are located.