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Tel code: 01630 | code search
Postcode: TF9 | code search
Population: 10400
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Birthplace of:
Robert Clive
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Market Drayton Gingerbread
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Arbor Day

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White Lion At Knighton
"Great atmosphere created by the locals, the owners, the dog called George and, the roaring open fires. Food and the quality of service was very good on this Valentines night ..." More

The Four Alls
"Having visited THE FOUR ALLS on a number of occasions i can highly recommend this pub,eatery,restaurant. With a warm welcome and knowledgeable (how to keep a decent pint),staff, fine ales, food ..." More

Red Lion
"now that this establishment has been fully refurbished with new panelled function room,beautiful fire places, warm and cosy nooks,an open bar and tap,live music,and glass panels to view the inner ..." More

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Market Drayton is in North Shropshire and is a traditional market town first gaining its charter in the mid 13th century and today still holds one of the liveliest street markets in the area. As a market town at that time it was famous for the Damson Fairs as textile makers would buy the damsons in order to dye the cloth. The importance of this fruit is still relevant today – on a Wednesday, market day, you can buy jam, gin and pies all containing damsons. Originally a Saxon settlement it was mentioned in the Domesday Book as Draitune, in the 17th century there was a tremendous fire here in the town of Drayton, as it was then known, which destroyed most of the town, following this fire the Buttercross was erected in the centre of the town with a bell at the top for people to ring if ever there was another fire. Today the Buttercross still exists but the bell is long gone. Luckily many buildings did survive and today the town centre offers a variety of architectural styles from the 17th and 18th centuries. Nowadays Market Drayton claims to be “home of the gingerbread” which has been produced in the town for over 200 years, the first recorded production of gingerbread being in 1793 however there is evidence that it was being made in around 1390 as there is a recipe dating from that time. Locally produced gingerbread is very much a delicacy and is readily available in the local shops – and it is well worth trying! Take a trip to Market Drayton, enjoy a stroll along the Shropshire Union Canal, visit Wollerton Hall Gardens or Dorothy Clive Gardens or nearby Hawkstone Gardens and then reward yourself with a gingerbread treat, well known for its restorative powers.


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Dorothy Clive Garden
Hodnet Hall Gardens
Old Colehurst Manor


Dance - Zoe Poole School of Dance


D Chilcott Dental Practice
Dental Matters Market Drayton


Ashley Surgery
Drayton Medical Practice
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Barber & Son
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The Bear at Hodnet
The Four Alls


Market Drayton Market

Performing Arts

Market Drayton School Of Dance

Tonks Theatre Workshops

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Bear Hotel (The)
Coach & Horses
Joiners Arms
Kings Head
Red Lion
The Four Alls
White Lion At Knighton


Bear Hotel (The)
Goldstone Hall
India Garden
Jaipur Restaurant
Robin Hood Inn
The Four Alls


Featherdown Farm


Onions & Davies


A Line Taxis
First Call Taxis

Joe La Taxi
Rays Taxis


Tern Hill Hall Hotel


Maer Lane Verterinary Surgery

Sports Clubs

Hales CC (Cricket)
Market Drayton CC (Cricket)
Market Drayton Hockey Club (Men's Hockey)
Market Drayton Hockey Club (Women's Hockey)
Market Drayton Town (Amateur Football)


Flower Power
Shropshire Flowers
Garden Ornaments at Hinstock
Blooming Tails
Hope Organic Produce
Morgan's Chemist
Drayton Eye Centre
The Shropshire Cobbler

Fordhall Farm
Hallmark Cards


Freshfield Equestrian Centre(Riding)

Places to Stay near Market Drayton

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Tudor House Hotel (0.07 miles)

Tudor House Hotel

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The Tudor House Hotel is a traditional 17th Century character property. Built in 1652, all 10 bedrooms feature original beam work. We offer a variety of bedrooms: Single, Single (for ... More

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The Hermitage (0.17 miles)

The Hermitage

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The Hermitage Bed & Breakfast is located in the pretty market town of Market Drayton. The accommodation is situated within a large Victorian terraced house a short walk in to ... More

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The Four Alls (1.62 miles)

The Four Alls

We are situated in the quiet location of Woodseaves, yet only a mile from the historic Shropshire town of Market Drayton and within easy accessibility of many of Shropshire's and Staffordshire's premier attractions. A local leader ... More | visit website

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Rosehill Manor Hotel (2.66 miles)

Rosehill Manor Hotel
17th Century modernised Georgian double fronted hotel set in 1 ½ acres of mature gardens. Set back from A41 with rooms overlooking gardens. Large rooms all double , some with extra beds . A La ... More | visit website
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Ternhill Farm House (2.84 miles)

Ternhill Farm House

A warm welcome awaits you at this Grade II Listed Georgian farmhouse set in an acre of gardens. A wonderful blend of character oak beams & floors with more contemporary luxuries. The individually furnished spacious ... More | visit website

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Falcon Inn (4.58 miles)

Falcon Inn

The Falcon Inn was taken over in autumn 2004 by a group of local people and has already become recognised as one of the best dining pubs in North Shropshire. After a major refurbishment The Falcon ... More | visit website

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The Bear at Hodnet (5.16 miles)

The Bear at Hodnet

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The Bear at Hodnet is a 16th century coaching inn offering a wide range of facilities for private and corporate guests. Allison and Ben Christie took over The Bear in ... More

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The Granary (7.02 miles)

The Granary

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This truly luxurious, spacious and beautifully designed and furnished barn conversion enjoys an enviable rural location within an acre of landscaped gardens and four acres of mown ... More

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The Wheatsheaf Inn (7.36 miles)

The Wheatsheaf Inn
The Wheatsheaf Inn at Onneley has a long history going back to 1769 when it started serving ale as a coaching inn. The inn has been modernized in recent years but the old beams and ... More | visit website
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Hawkstone Park (7.39 miles)

Hawkstone Park

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Stepping inside Hawkstone Park Hotel is like entering another world. Its maze of meandering corridors, high ceilings and roaring log fire are reminiscent of a much loved English setting. But don’t be ... More

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