Old farm which grew into a hotel
Geoff Taylor of Newport has chipped in with more information about the 1940s transformation of a Shropshire farm into a pub and hotel – a makeover which was performed by his father.
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Newport is a market town and is the main hub of the farming community on the Shropshire/Staffordshire border. The Lilleshall National Sports and Conferencing Centre is home to several Team GB squads including the gymnastic team. It names a hugely successful carnival, Victoria Park and Shrewsbury Canal among its highlights. While a thriving night life also attracts students from the Harper Adams University.