Grotto

29 Oct 2020
The finishing touches were today being put to the latest star attraction at Shropshire’s world-famous Blists Hill Victorian Town – a spectacular outdoor ice rink. As part of their training programme, firefighters from Shropshire Fire and Rescue Service were pumping 22,000 litres of water into a specially prepared arena to create the new rink at the award-winning site. The rink – measuring 22...
22 Dec 2015
A Shrewsbury College catering assistant swapped serving students sandwiches and coffee for handing out presents all the way from the North Pole to children in Bayston Hill. William Darling, who has worked in the catering department at Shrewsbury College on London Road for two years, was invited to play Father Christmas at the Jingleation Woodland Walk at Parr’s Pool on Saturday. Mr Darling was...
04 Nov 2015
Grotto Dates:  28th & 29th November. 5th,6th,12th,13th,19th & 20th December The lists have been made and checked and with Christmas fast approaching, the only question that remains is, have you been naughty or nice this year? For those on the nice list do we have a treat in store for you, visit Father Christmas and his elves in their grotto here at the British Ironwork Centre and receive...
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