New to Telford? 

Welcome to the neighbourhood! We're glad you came to join us. Here you'll find some useful information and links to help you settle into your new home and your new community.

Public Transport

Telford is serviced by a bus and train network with good links into Birmingham and Shrewsbury, as well as the local area. A good site with all this information in one place is Telford Public Transport.


Things to Do

There is lots to do throughout Telford and Shropshire. Here's a list of just some of the activities you may want to try. Many of these great activities are cheaper if you register for your TLC card. It's free for all Telford and Wrekin residents.
Try the Kids for £1 website for some great deals during the school holidays, and for more information on what to do in Telford then click here.

Useful Contacts

We all need help from time to time. Here are some of the places that you may find useful and their contact detail.
  • Mental Health Services-
    • Telford Primary Care Wellbeing Service 01952 457415
    • Shropshire Mental Health Access Service 0300 1240365
  • Debt Relief-
    • Christians Against Poverty 0800 3280006
    • Citizen's Advice Telford 0300 3301165
  • Medical Care
    • Princess Royal Hospital 01952 641222
    • Shrop Doc (Out if Hours Care) 0333 2226655
    • Dawley Medical Practice 01952 630500
    • Lawley Medical Practice 01952 560011
  • Homeless Support-
    • Stay Telford 01952 291904
  • Other help and assistance
    • Samaritans Telford 01952 256161
    • Telford and Wrekin Council 01952 380000
    • Age UK 01952216018
    • Gas Helpline 0800 111999
    • Malinsgate Police Station 0330 3333000
Support is always offered from Dawley Baptist Church. Please contact us if we can help in any way.