New Street, Wellington
|Location within Shropshire|
|Population||25,554 (2011 census)|
|Sovereign state||United Kingdom|
Wellington is a market town and civil parish in Shropshire, England. It is in the borough of Telford and Wrekin and forms part of the new town of Telford. It is 3.5 miles (5.5 km) northwest of central Telford and 12 miles (19 km) east of Shrewsbury. The 2011 census revealed that the town has a population of 25,554 people.
It became part of the new town of Telford in 1968.
The Wrekin hill is 3.5 miles southwest of the town.
Twinning[change | change source]
Wellington has one twin town. It is twinned with: