Upcoming Events

Sat 21

Telford Parkrun at Telford Town Park

October 21 @ 9:00 am - 11:00 am
Sun 22

Sound of the Sirens

October 22 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Tue 24

Wrekin Inn Open Mic

October 24 @ 7:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Wrekin Inn Wellington
Thu 26

Late Night Thursdays at Maws

October 26 @ 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Sat 28

Telford Parkrun at Telford Town Park

October 28 @ 9:00 am - 11:00 am
Sun 29

Pistol Pete Wearn UK Tour arrives in Newport

October 29 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
The New Inn Newport
Tue 31

Wrekin Inn Open Mic

October 31 @ 7:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Wrekin Inn Wellington

Telford History

  • History: Telford – Your Opportunity
    Another gem from the collection of John Steele and contributed by Michelle Jones. A promotional booklet for Telford from 1972.
  • Ironbridge Powerstation Mosaic
    Ironbridge Power Station Mural. I can confirm that the mural does indeed exist, and I am thankful to Damon Massey who is still working at the closed power station for providing these pictures.
  • Family Park for TelfordHistory: Telford Town Park
    In what would become Telford, green rolling hills were in short supply. This article from 1971 has a cute line drawing portraying an artists impression of what the Town Park could eventually become.
  • History: The Return to Nature c1976
    This newspaper cutting from 1976, explains the early work to reclaim the industrial wasteland around Telford including the start of the development of Dale End Park at Coalbrookdale.
  • Glimpse into 60s Telford
    A series of scanned in slides from a private […]

Welcome to Telford Live