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Stefan Laird, carpentry workshop supervisor for The Furniture Scheme, puts up a new sign for the bigger and better bookshop
16 Feb 2018
A well known book shop in Ludlow has moved into bigger and better premises. The book shop, which used to be housed in a room at the back of Renaissance in Tower Street, is popular for classic books and, at times, extremely rare books too. It has moved across the walkway at the back of the store into the former flea market shop opposite. James Cooper, operations manager for The Furniture Scheme...
29 Dec 2017
    The arrival of Suzuki’s new Swift complete with Boosterjet engine and in SZ5 spec I might add, here at Chez Bird also coincided with a Ferrari GTC4Lusso being here too. I know, go on… say it: how I suffer for my art. And it’s at this point that you’re probably thinking “I bet that Suzuki didn’t get much use then did it?”  Well, you’d be wrong.     You see, both the Swift, and, err… the very...
Simon Magill & Stefan Laird demonstrate bikes now on offer at the Furniture Scheme
31 Aug 2017
A charity in south Shropshire best known for furniture is getting on it’s bike. Literally. The Warehouse on Weeping Cross Lane, Ludlow, run by the Furniture Scheme, will start selling refurbished bikes this week. The charity has introduced the move after being donated a large amount of cycling equipment and teaming up with industry experts. Operations manager James Cooper said: “We are delighted...
16 Jul 2017
    A friend of mine, we’ll call him Tim, often asks me if I can come up with a one word review for the car I’m currently driving. Over the years I’ve used words such as imperious, luxurious, capable, charming, swift, brilliant, stunning, dreadful, awful, excellent, challenging, and many more besides to succinctly describe my feelings for everything from Adams to Audis, Fiesta to Ferraris,...
05 Feb 2017
Shukers Land Rover of Ludlow organised a foraging day for invited guests as part of a national event called ‘Hibernot’ which encourages people not to simply hibernate during the winter months but to get out and about for activities in the countryside. Around 20 guests were initially greeted with coffee and cakes at the Parys Road dealership in Ludlow, before driving in a convoy of Land Rover...
25 Jul 2016
Get set for some alfresco family fun at Ludlow Food Centre, thanks to the opening of a brand new children's play area and picnic space.  The award-winning food and drink destination can now be happily added to the list of child-friendly places to visit now that schools have broken up for their long summer holiday. An official opening ceremony will take place on Wednesday 3rd August, which...
25 Jul 2016
Ludlow Food Centre has been shortlisted in both the Best Speciality Cheese Retailer and Best Artisan Cheese Producer categories of the inaugural Great British Cheese Awards. The awards, sponsored by Great British Chefs and artisan crispbread producer Peter’s Yard, celebrate the very best in cheese production and retail across the country. With ten categories – from Best Speciality Cheese Retailer...
The clock is ticking!
08 Oct 2014
Shropfilm48 is back with a bang! SSF48, the rural 48 hour film challenge launches its second annual competition this Friday, 10th October in Ludlow. Ludlow Mayor Paul Draper will be starting the clock for dozens of Shropshire filmakers hoping to win the coveted prizes. The competition will launch at The Charlton Arms, Ludlow with all involved attending to receive the brief for the weekend.This...
Ludlow Commercial Waste Site
22 May 2014
Shropshire Council and the Environment Agency have been praised for their quick and professional response in resolving an excess waste issue at a local commercial waste skip hire site in Ludlow. The council’s public protection officers had visited the site following several complaints from residents about unsightly mess, smell and pest issues at the location. Ludlow Skip Hire Ltd had recently...
Film Workshop for Adults
15 Sep 2013
Shropshire Media Network & Appletree Theatre and Film Company are proud to present: Film-Making Workshop For Beginners! On Sunday October 27th, we are offering anyone with an interest in film making an exciting opportunity to get creative and make a short film in a day! WHEN: 27th OCTOBER 10am-4pm WHERE: APPLETREE THEATRE & FILM CO, LUDLOW. AGE: 18+ PRICE: £45 (EARL BIRD PRICE: £...
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