Discover Shropshire Stories
By Foot / By Cycle / By Car

Shropshire CouncilThese first six trails were produced by storyteller Jake Evans while he was serving his apprenticeship at Mythstories and were funded under a scheme called Help2Change.

Wem Walk 1
Grinshill Walk
Colemere Walk
Wem Walk 2
Tilley Walk
Whixall Walk

Museum Development FundThese trails have been produced by Mythstories and are now available to download below thanks to a Museum development grant from Arts Council England.

Tales & Trails

Use your car to get to a pleasant walk and a story.


A walking tour of Oswestry and its stories.

Oswestory Map

Mary Webb's Silverton

A walking tour of Shrewsbury as portrayed in Mary Webb's books.

Silverton Map

In The Footsteps of Giants

A 90 minute circular story walk on Titterstone Clee.

Making Wem in Stories

The town's stories written by children.

En Route - Cycle Trail

Cycle Shropshire stopping at its story sites...

En Route - Stories

...and here are those stories for the cycle trail.

Elsewhere on the website...

Shut Stories Stories for Shrewsbury's Shuts & passageways.

Myths For All The Family Story sites and stories suitable for young children.

Wordscape North Shropshire Audio stories told by young people.

The Ballad of Fouke le fitz waryn Michael Rosen's take on the story of Whittington Castle.

Fred D'Aguiar's Ellesmere Poems inspired by the stories of Ellesmere.

The Book of Myddle Poetry inspired by Gough's Chronciles of Myddle.

or visit Mythstories YouTube channel for videos of young people telling the stories of Victorian Wellington and the myths and legends of North Shropshire.

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