About 18 miles east of Tenbury lies the busy town of Kidderminster which used to be the carpet manufacturing capital of the World. Carpets are still made there but to a much lesser degree and many of the old carpet … Continue reading
About 10 miles south west of Tenbury lies the pretty Herefordshire town of Leominster. The are some eye catching Georgian and Elizabethan buildings and some interesting antique shops, cafes and restaurants. Leominster boast two excellent sports centres one with swimming … Continue reading
Iron Bridge village itself has the famous Abraham Darby Bridge (the first bridge built of iron) over the Severn but there is much more to see in this area said to be the birthplace of Victorian engineering. Blists Hill Victorian … Continue reading
Shrewsbury was the home of Charles Darwin and is situated on the River Severn. County Town of Shropshire there is a fine castle and military museum as well as shops and good eateries.
Ludlow is an historic town with a spectacular castle and beautiful riverside walks and is well worth a visit. Ludlow has some excellent diverse architecture and is known throughout the country as one of the finest places to eat, boasting … Continue reading