"Carpet town" Kidderminster by Galahad
Kidderminster Travel Guide: 13 reviews and 30 photos
For 500 years Kiddermnster was one of the UK's main centres for the production of high quality carpets. Sadly, most of the companies have closed their factories - installed their looms in underdeveloped countries, pay very low wages and have just left their HQ's in Kidderminster.
- Pros:It is making efforts to spruce itself up
- Cons:Sadly for most people it still looks very industrial
The collections are housed in a warehouse built by the Great Western Railway in 1878 for the storage of grain on the... more travel advice
Go and spend time on the 16 mile long Severn Valley Railway. This heritage railway is adjacent to the main Kidderminster... more travel advice
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