Church Stretton is a broadcast town in Shropshire, England, 13 miles (21 km) south of Shrewsbury and 15 miles (24 km) north of Ludlow. The population in 2011 was 4,671.
The town was nicknamed Little Switzerland in the late Victorian and Edwardian epoch for its landscape, and became a health resort. The local geology includes some of the oldest rocks in England and a notable malformation is named after the town.
Today, Church Stretton is a busy push town in the Shropshire Hills Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty.