Where history, heritage, nature and adventure thrive

Discover the secrets of the Severn Valley

From the tranquil river to the ancient woodlands, vibrant gardens and the nostalgic steam railway

Industrial and Cultural Heritage

The Severn Valley offers a rich blend of industrial heritage and cultural richness, from the Severn Valley Railway to Worcester Cathedral and Ironbridge Gorge.

The River Severn

Great Britain’s longest river wends through the valleys, towns and countryside, bringing the past and present together and offering outdoor adventure from birdwatching to paddle boarding.

The Great Outdoors

Nature enthusiasts and adventure seekers will enjoy the trails, tree-top zip wires, woodlands, gardens and ancient forests that surround the River Severn.


Take a trip back in time on the Severn Valley Railway, a trip around the world at the West Midland Safari Park or explore gardens, vineyards and ancient woodlands.

Explore the
Severn Valley

Ideas for a
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Spotlight on the
Severn Valley

Find out more about the places and attractions in the amazing Severn Valley.

spotlight on the severn valley

Day trip


Bring our
history alive

Take a trip around the district’s towns using the Wyre Forest Heritage Trail app.

look deeper
ride higher
feel closer
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