Suggested Shropshire Itineraries For Groups

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Morning

Park Hall Countryside Experience

(01691 671123) offers a first hand experience of farming. Within the restored Victorian farm buildings are small animals, heavy horses, vintage farm machinery and a host of activities such as lamb feeding, pony grooming and hand milking. There are more animals in the paddocks and you can take a cart ride around the 130 acre farm. Over 80% of activities are under cover.

Oswestry / Shrewsbury (A495. A5 -19 miles approx)


Lunch in Shrewsbury

Plenty of places to eat and drink in the medieval town centre. Lots of good shops, too.

or at

Shrewsbury/Percy Thrower's Gardening Centre (B4380)

Percy Throwers Gardening Centre in the Cedar Room Restaurant and Coffee Shop (01743 352311). The Centre is on the 84380 (signposted from the A5).


Afternoon

Shrewsbury/Wroxeter - 5 miles

Visit Wroxeter Roman Vineyard (01743 761888) one of the world's most northerly vineyards, in a unique setting on part of the ancient Roman city of Viroconium. Stroll around the vineyard and lavender fields, sample the wines, explore the old Roman defences.


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