Living in Telford

Recognised as the birthplace of the Industrial Revolution and hailed a new town in the 1960s, Telford combines the best of old and new giving residents a high quality of life and attracting millions of visitors per year.

In the last two years over £800m of investment has seen every secondary school in the town rebuilt or extensively remodelled, the town centre has been revitalised with improved infrastructure providing direct transport links to major cities across the UK including London.

While maintaining the reputation as a town of a thousand trees, the town boasts one of the largest town parks in the country, adjacent to a world class convention centre.

With a vibrant night time economy and a number of historic borough towns, there is something for everyone in Telford.