The Apley Estate supplies beef, lamb, game & potatoes
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The perfect place to relax, unwind & enjoy delicious food in a beautiful space
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Our Apley bakers are inspired by local, seasonal ingredients & age old estate recipes
Come & taste our wonderful selection of locally sourced food
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Apley are proud to offer you only the best local & regional cheeses to taste & enjoy
Here at Apley we are proud to source & supply fresh local garden produce
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Apley Farm Shop brings you the best food & drink from Shropshire including from the Apley Estate itself
The Apley Estate is nestled in beautiful Shropshire countryside
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Our Head Gardener gives fantastic Tuesday talks
27 July 2013, Cosford Food Festival - beetroot 2
apley walled garden supplies the shop with rare and unusual fruit & vegetables
The Creamery Café Restaurant serves delicious breakfast & lunches as well as tea, coffee & cake
Scotty's Donkeys
Something for all the family to enjoy
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Apley strive to offer only the best quality local meats from the Estate
Relax and unwind in our shop & café whilst your children explore our play barn
Apley Farm Shop nature trail
Enjoy our free nature trail - a 45 minute circuit

Pigg’s Playbarn

… a treat for all the family

Indoor soft play; a treat for all the familyOur indoor soft playbarn offers adventure, exercise, exploration and excitement for all the children in a safe, clean and stimulating environment. Comfy sofas, delicious coffees, handmade cakes and complimentary papers & magazines add a touch of style and an opportunity to relax for parents with free wifi. Booking is not needed to come and play at Pigg’s Playbarn.

Birthday parties… one they will never to forget!

Our fun filled indoor soft playbarn is the perfect place to host your child’s next birthday party. Please find information below & contact us to find out more or make a booking.

Indoor soft play
Parties include:
2 hours play
Party food
Unlimited squash
Party host
Party bags
£9.50 per child (£8.00 during school hours in term time).
The birthday child is free at their party if they are a member.
Here are some of the parties we offer:
Skylark Nature Trail
Art & Craft Workshops
Fancy Dress
Cookery Classes
Animal experiences in conjunction with Scotty’s
EKO nature parties
£20.00 or 20% deposit (whichever is greater) to be paid at time of booking. Please note deposits are non refundable. (A minimum of 6 children is required)

Food requirements to be returned at least one week before the date of the party.

Children must be supervised by a parent or guardian above the age of 18 at all times. Socks must be worn in the playbarn at all times. 

To see details about the EKO parties available at Pigg’s play barn, click here.

Pigg’s play barn pricing

Peak time
(Weekends and holidays)
Under 2s: £3.00
Over 2s: £4.50
Off-peak time
(Weekdays in term time)
Under 2s: £2.50
Over 2s: £3.00
Children under 1 – free
(with an older paying child)
All prices are for 2 hours play


Discounts & Offers

Playbarn Season membership

  • Unlimited off peak time play every month
  • Two peak time plays a month

Grandparents Deal (Wednesdays only)
Entrance for one child & americano or tea & squash £4.00.
Grandparents offer available term time only.

Monday and Thursday morning (10am – 1pm)
Registered Childminders: Admission only £2.00 per child plus one free coffee.

Please provide OFSTED registration number.

Available term time only.

Children’s Gardening Club

Children’s Gardening Club began last month and runs weekly on a Thursday after school: 4 – 5:30pm. Each session cost £3.50 per child which also includes a play as well as time to create their art.

Booking is essential as spaces are limited, please contact the Playbarn on 01952 730 345 or (Enable Javascript to see the email address)

See our events page for a full calendar with all of the Gardening Club dates available to download and add to your own Calendar.

Play Barn Opening Hours

Monday to Thursday
9.30am to 5pm

Friday & Saturday
9.30am to 5:30pm

Sunday & Bank Holiday
10am to 3.30pm