For Convention Bureau, Meet Telford & Shropshire, this recent announcement further confirms Telford’s place in the top tier of UK Destinations.
Telford has undergone a multi-million renaissance delivering a new heart to the town and a new Convention Quarter while across Shropshire, investment continues in visitor attractions, accommodation and services.
This unprecedented investment is reaping results with the destination making its mark as a top choice for both business and leisure. Home to a world famous UNESCO World heritage site, over 60 inspiring meeting and event venues and a vibrant cultural scene in which to meet, rest or play, Telford and Shropshire has all the ingredients for a great event and for happy delegates.
To celebrate the recent announcement, the team at Meet Telford & Shropshire has devised a list of some of the Top Happiest Experiences for delegates and business visitors in and around Telford and Shropshire.
Sarah Bird, Business Tourism Manager at Meet Telford & Shropshire, said: “Telford and Shropshire’s central location delivers a congestion-free travel experience, its exceptional convention and meeting facilities provide inspirational event spaces, and our world famous cultural attractions deliver the perfect ‘happy’ time out for delegates. From adrenalin team building and wow event venues to breathtaking landscapes, delegates will certainly find something to smile about with an event in Telford and Shropshire.”
Telford’s Top Happiest Experiences:
1. Climb to new heights with a high ropes adventure at Closer to the Edge
2. Jive the night away under aviation history with a Dinner at RAF Cosford
3. Dine like a King and party like a Queen with a banquet at Weston Park
4. Up up and away with a Hot Air Balloon Flight over Ironbridge Gorge World Heritage Site
5. Tee for two , enjoy Championship Golf at one of 33 courses
6. Enjoy some water play with a coracle or canoe on the River Severn, the longest in England
7. Indulge your taste buds at Marcus Beans famous Brompton Cookery School
8. Take a sentimental journey on board Severn Valley Steam Railway
9. Meet, Play or Party with an event in the QE11 Arena in the 450 acre Telford Town Park
10. Fire your imagination with a meeting in Ironbridge Gorge World Heritage site