Despite the current National Restrictions closing non-essential shops, new developments behind-the-scenes at Trentham Shopping Village look set to build on its success as one of the busiest high streets in Staffordshire. Though many of the shops still have their shutters tightly shut due to the Government’s latest restrictions, new stores are set to arrive soon, boosting the eclectic mix of retail stores on offer when the Village fully opens again.
Four Aberdeen-Angus cattle have joined the parkland teams at the Trentham Estate to help restore and maintain heathland and woodland pasture at the popular visitor attraction.
The Trentham Estate will remain open from the 5 November, following the government’s announcement of new national restrictions.
No trick or treating this year? Don’t panic! Dress up, visit the monkeys, and enter Trentham Monkey Forest’s Fancy Dress Competition instead. After what has been a spooky and strange year all round, the attraction, home to 140 free-roaming Barbary macaques, want to make sure children don’t miss out on the fun of dressing up this Halloween.
Top tourist attraction The Trentham Estate is forging a new partnership with Staffordshire University to offer students volunteering opportunities to help boost business studies. Boasting award-winning gardens and a track record in delivering popular events, Trentham is to recruit a group of events volunteers to give students valuable insight into the events industry.
Art has always played an important role at The Trentham Estate. So there is something especially fitting to hear that the latest shop to open its doors within the popular Trentham Shopping Village is Atelier Galleries - part of the Lichfield-based DeMontfort Fine Art Group.
Trentham’s award-winning, and historically significant, gardens can offer themselves up as one of the finest places in the UK to experience autumn: and to take-in the sights, sounds … and smells of this seasonal spectacle.
Peak Run and Ride, Staffordshire’s newest running and cycling shop will officially open on Saturday 19th September. With its aim to help build a community of runners and cyclist to help get the people of Staffordshire and Cheshire active!