Offers & Events

Southwater Grand Opening

Saturday 18th October 2014

On Saturday 18 October everyone from across the region is invited to the grand opening of Southwater. Following the amazing transformation, Southwater has brought even more to enjoy at Telford Town Centre for all the family.

Free Radio will hosting the celebrations on the main stage with many performances to enjoy alongside even more entertainment to bring you a day of celebration to mark the official opening of Southwater. 

The day is geared up to be action packed with food and craft stalls, live music, dance and entertainment from a range of street theatre artists as well as a whole host of activities taking place across Telford Town Park and Southwater One.

All this is alongside the fantastic facilities also available from Cineworld IMAX, Telford Ice Rink, Tenpin Bowling, Mecca Bingo Bella Italia, Mimosa, Harvester, Chimichanga, Pizza Express, Nando’s and Zizzi’s - not forgetting a spot of shopping in the centre too!

To end the day with a bang Free Radio presenters Sam and Mark taking to the stage at 6pm who will be entertaining the crowds and counting down to our theatrical opening ceremony with giant lanterns, dance and fireworks.

This is a free event and everyone is invited*, so come join us and make a mark in Telford’s history.

See you all there!

*Please note that due to fireworks taking place at the event we are asking attendees to be mindful when bringing pets into the area.

Confirmed activities:

Ice Rink

Public Skating: 10.30am - 12.30pm, 1pm - 3pm and 8pm - 10pm. Get your skates on for just £5 entry fee and receive a 2-4-1 pass for a return skate too!

Telford Tigers NIHL (Reserves) will be against Hull Jets. Faceoff is at 5.30pm and entry is £6 Adults and £4 Juniors.

Southwater One

Enjoy a wide range of stories and creative activities for the little ones at intervals throughout the day from 11am - 2.30pm

Free Radio Stage

You will be entertained by a range of amazing performers including local favourites including musical theatre and band performances from 2pm leading up to Free Radio presenters Sam and Mark from 6pm leading to the full opening ceremony.

Southwater Square and Town Park

Titan has returned to Telford! He will be arriving in Southwater Square at intervals during the day alongside a wide range of food and craft stalls, street performers and more. All Town Park facilities will remain open as normal and lookout for a few special offers too!


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