Telford is one of the larger patches in the Goodchild’s / Newton Fallowell Network. With an estimated population (for the borough) of 170,300 in 2010 and around 155,000 in Telford itself, Telford is the largest town in Shropshire, and one of the fastest-growing towns in the United Kingdom. It is named after civil engineer Thomas Telford, who engineered many road and rail projects in Shropshire. Having an eclectic mix of older period properties dating back to the industrial revolution and one of the most ambitious new build projects in the country, the town is thriving and very property centric.
Telford Centre is a hub of activity from its popular shopping centre to its mix of restaurants and bars, ice rink and town park. There are also many smaller towns surrounding Telford including Ironbridge, the birthplace of the industrial revolution. Here you will find a range of public houses and restaurants close to the River Severn and a range of historical museums providing days of entertainment for the family.