13 May 2013
A Shrewsbury young persons' charity hosted its third annual outdoor event last Monday for the May bank-holiday. Hundreds of people got involved and came along to make the most of the glorious sunny weather for the Hive's community street festival.
Over 22 local businesses supported the event this year and organisers at the Hive believe it was the best street festival yet!
The day boasted a wide...
05 May 2013
There is now only a matter of hours before a Shrewsbury arts organisation will be hosting its third annual street festival for local people. Taking place on Belmont just off the High Street for the forthcoming bank-holiday Monday, the Hive's community street party promises to offer a varied selection of activities and attractions for people to come along and enjoy.
Between 2pm and 6pm on Monday...
03 May 2013
A Shrewsbury vehicle hire firm has doubled its fleet of Volkswagen California camper vans after being inundated with bookings from people trying to enjoy their holidays closer to home.
Jolly Good Van Hire, based in Bayston Hill, is expecting demand to continue to soar as people shun trips abroad because of job uncertainty and the difficult economic climate.
And business is already good at the...
30 Apr 2013
Bosses of arts charity the Hive in Shrewsbury have announced today the presence of national clothing retailer White Stuff at the organisation's forthcoming May bank-holiday street festival. The retailer will be selling a variety of clothes and accessories on Belmont and White Stuff staff are looking forward to being part of the day's proceedings for their first time!
On May 6 between 2pm and 6pm...
25 Apr 2013
TWO SOLICITORS JOIN OVER 20 BUSINESSES NOW SUPPORTING HIVE STREET FESTIVAL
Organisers of a community street festival have recently announced the support of two Shrewsbury solicitor's practices. SLC Solicitors of Hills Lane and Wace Morgan of Belmont have chosen to sponsor elements of the Hive's community street festival. The event on May 6 will bring Belmont alive with activities for a third...
16 Apr 2013
Bosses at the Hive in Shrewsbury have today announced the kind support of neighbouring business and solicitors practice Wace Morgan. The leading legal team at Wace Morgan have pledged financial support towards the charity event in May, which will be taking place on Belmont.
This year's event follows on from the successes of events held over the last 2 years, which have seen hundreds of people of...
08 Apr 2013
Issue 11 of the Shrewsbury based Severn Magazine.
27 Mar 2013
A major exhibition will give cartoon lovers a taster of Shrewsbury’s eagerly awaited 2013 International Cartoon Festival when it kicks off in the town’s Market Hall on Good Friday.
The ‘It’s About Time’ themed exhibition, the largest free cartoon exhibition of its kind outside London, will run until May 6, before heading off on tour around Shropshire.
Eighty pieces of work, by professional...
26 Mar 2013
Staff at a Shropshire venue are busy making the final preparations for a special Easter themed Bazaar. The unique shopping event is taking place at the Hive Music and Media Centre on Saturday. There will be over 30 individual stalls for people to browse with the best of Shropshire's independent traders on show!
Stall-holders exhibiting for the Easter event include knitwear, baby items, hair...
23 Mar 2013
The UK’s only Cartoon Festival takes place in Shropshire’s county town in April. Now in its tenth year, Shrewsbury International Cartoon Festival brings around forty top cartoonists to town to draw for the public. On Saturday 20th and Sunday 21st April there will be giant cartoons, hundreds of caricatures drawn, instant exhibitions and free workshops for anyone who wants to try drawing their...