Southwater One boasts a new library, a coffee shop and Telford and Wrekin Council's main advice centre.
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Telford £250m Southwater development opens

The first phase of a £250m regeneration project has opened in Telford.

Southwater One boasts a new library, a coffee shop and Telford and Wrekin Council's main advice centre.

Dubbed Telford's "flagship community building" by the local authority, the complex also features a lake and public spaces.

BBC Midlands Today's Joanne Writtle spoke to the council's head of libraries Sharon Smith and author and library campaigner Alan Gibbons.

  • 14 Jul 2014