With so much going on for the Telford 50 anniversary – from voting on our anniversary logo, available funding, what sort of legacy schemes you’d like to see, up to the actual events and activities during our anniversary year (parties, festivals, carnivals, and so on) – you will find all news releases in our Telford 50 – Newsroom.
Thanks to Telford 50 Legacy Fund, dozens of groups across the borough have received funding to keep a vast range of community buildings and facilities in use.
As part of Telford’s 50th anniversary, a series of short statements about the borough written by the public have been set in stone in Southwater Square, for generations to come!
As Storm Diana blew out, the crowds came out in force and the Southwater Fire Garden burned long into the night – as Telford celebrated its 50th birthday on Thursday 29 November.
Today is Telford's 50th birthday and there is lots of celebrations planned!
Congratulations to the winners of the Telford Community Pride Awards 2018 for their dedication, kindness and commitment to making a difference in their communities.
Telford Square, the location of the iconic statue of Thomas Telford, was officially opened this afternoon.
As part of Telford’s 50th birthday celebrations, every primary school in Telford receives a special Telford 50 memento from the Council.
Three major events that attracted tens of thousands of people as part of Telford 50 celebrations are set to take place again in the next year.
One of Telford’s largest established employers is regenerating the Hortonwood traffic island as a Telford 50 legacy and gifting it to the community.
Suggest your favourite Telford building and it could be on the list for a virtual tour.
A young children's story book is being launched, to celebrate 50 years of Telford.