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Tern Hill
Market Drayton
Shropshire TF9 3PX

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Hotel Market Drayton
Hawkstone Prk Follies & Golf Hotel
with two 18 hole golf courses,
Market Drayn Golf Course,
Brookfield Golf Course,
Ironbridge Gorge Museum,
Ellerdine Lakes Trout Fishing Pools,
West Midlands Shooting Ground
Shrewsbury, Chester and The PotteriesAccommodation


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We are conveniently situated on the crossroads of the A41 &A53 in North Shropshire, making it the perfect base for visiting Shrewsbury, Telford, Ironbridge, Chester & The Potteries, or as a stop-over on route to Wales. There really is just so much to offer in the area. Ternhill Farm House is situated in North Shropshire, but we're also close to the borders of Cheshire, Staffordshire & North Wales

For those interested in leisure pursuits North Shropshire offers:
The Midlands Game Fair
annually in September at Weston Park

West Midlands Shooting Ground at nearby Hodnet offers Clay shooting,
4x4 Driving, Archery, Quad Bikes & Helicopters Tel: 01939 200611

Fishing - see for more details

Golf at Hawkstone Park where Sandy Lyle learnt to play golf

Hot Air Balloon Flights

Horse riding in Market Drayton

Horse Racing
Chester Races
- Bangor-on-Dee Races Tel: 01978 780323

Walking at

Rally Driving at the Shropshire Rally School in Prees near Whitchurch

Family attractions include
Ironbridge Gorge & Museums just south of Telford
(fantastic...what ever your age!),
Ironbridge Gorge-World Heritage Site
~ includes the impresssive Ironbridge & Tollhouse, Blists Hill Victorian Museum, Broseley Pipeworks, Jackfield Tile Museum, Coalport China Museum, Tar Tunnel, Coalbrookdale Museum Of Iron & Darby Houses, the Museum of The Gorge & their newest interactive attraction Enginuity. Far too much to see in one day, so we would recommend that you purchase a "Passport ticket" which grants you entry to all 10 museums in the Ironbridge Gorge & then allows you to return any time in the future to see the sites that you have missed

Hoo Farm Animal Kingdom
near Telford,

Park Hall the Country Experience
in Oswestry,

Chester Zoo

The Royal Air Force Museum at Cosford,

Drayton Manor Theme Park
in Tamworth,

Alton Towers in Staffordshire.

The Seven Valley Railway
at Bridgnorth
~ is a full-size standard-gauge line running regular steam-hauled
passenger trains for the benefit of tourists and enthusiasts alike
between Kidderminster in Worcestershire and Bridgnorth in Shropshire,
a distance of 16 miles. The journey is full of interest, for the route follows
closely the meandering course of the River Severn for most of the way

For over a century Bridgnorth Cliff Railway has been transporting the
people of Bridgnorth up and down the 111 ft sandstone cliffs that separate
High Town from Low Town and the River Severn.
It is first and foremost a working railway; its importance to both the
townspeople of Bridgnorth and to visitors to the town is undiminished
by age.

There are numerous historic gardens in the area,

Wollerton Old Hall Gardens
Hodnet Hall Gardens

Hawkstone Park & Follies

Dorothy Clive Gardens

The Shropshire Union Canal runs through
Market Drayton &Whitchurch, and then at Ellesmere it
separates into the Llangollen Branch & the Montgomery Canal.

Then, there's the National Trust which includes
Attingham Park,
Chirk Castle,
Powis Castle,
Biddulph Grange Garden,
Bodnant Gardens

And the historic
Chatsworth House
Weston Park
Market Drayton ~ has baked Gingerbread in the town for over
two hundred years, using the same traditional recipe
(the contents of which are a clsoely guarded secret).
Wednesday is the weekly indoor, street & cattle market.
A canal-side walk along the towpath from the wharf-side cottages
at Tyrley can be punctuated by a light lunch or pot of tea at
The Canalside Emporium.....a haven for those transport enthusiasts
with its model railway that runs above the tables.

Ludlow ~ is a bustling market town with fascinating black & white building.
Its fine Medieval Castle is the venue for an annual international
Food Festival during the summer and Prince Charles recently visited
Ludlow Racecourse
to open a new stand.
Ludlow Castle - venue for Ludlow's Annual Intl Food Festival

Shrewsbury ~ famous for Charles Darwin and it's annual Flower Show
in August. You can follow in the footsteps of the medieval sleuth monk,
Brother Cadfael (created by Ellis Peters) taking a guided walking tour
around the town

For those interested in ceramics
The Potteries, in Stoke is the ceramic capital of the world.
You can trace the history of Royal Doulton, Spode and
Wedgwood and the factory shops offer wonderful bargains

Spode -
Wedgwood -
Gladstone Museum- a delight for the children too!

And then there's the ladies favourite.......SHOPPING
The Market Towns of Market Drayton, Ellesmere,
Whitchurch, Wem, Bridgnorth, Much Wenlock,
Bishops Castle, Church Stretton and Ludlow

Shrewsbury is bustling with interesting, independent and individual shops.
Antiques, collectables, crafts and art deco; Designer clothes and
real hat shops; Bookshops old and new, maps; and
Delicatessens and fine wines.
The Park & Ride is highly recommended - leave your car for free
at The Harlescott Car Park (the livestock markt site) and then
get a bus (approx £0.90 return per person, running every 10 minutes)

Telford is a modern town with all the shops conveniently housed
under one roof. There is plenty of parking which is reasonably priced.

Travel a little bit further out to Manchester (approx 1 hours drive North)
to the spectacular Trafford Centre - modern shops, indoor market/craft
stalls, a food mall & a cinema

Or, visit Europe's largest outlet centre with over 140 stores -
McArthurGlen Designer Outlet Cheshire Oaks

It's located just off J10 of the M53

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