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Krump performers
27 Sep 2021
Arts Alive have a jam-packed schedule of performances this October across Herefordshire and Shropshire. Through a partnership with the Rural Touring Dance Initiative, they have three diverse dance shows lined up for October. The award-winning Sonia Sabri Company will be performing ‘Same Same But Different’ at the Steiner Academy in Hereford on October 8. Three dancers will combine Kathak,...
Wyle Cop in Shrewsbury at Christmas
24 Sep 2021
It may not yet feel like it but Christmas is coming - and people in Shrewsbury are being urged to order a Christmas tree to help decorate the town centre.  Shrewsbury BID is once again arranging delivery of 4-foot trees, complete with twinkling lights, for businesses and residents who live in the centre of town.  Trees are supplied by Leaton Forest and installed by Potters Electrical and can be...
24 Sep 2021
Two employees from wealth manager Brewin Dolphin’s Shrewbury office recently completed an exhilarating ‘wing walk’ (the act of standing on top of the wings of a plane, most commonly a biplane, during flight) for the office’s charity of the year, Parkinson’s UK, raising £1,255. Carrie Morris and Emma Morton, who took off from an airfield in Gloucestershire, put their fears behind them as they...
24 Sep 2021
Players of all ages from around the county are set to serve up an enjoyable week of team tennis as the Battle of Shropshire returns this weekend. The event proved a huge success when it was introduced to the local tennis calendar for the first time last August, with 120 players taking part. A busy schedule of matches will be played at The Shrewsbury Club from this Saturday, September 25, through...
22 Sep 2021
A growing Shropshire brewery has said it would not have been able to expand without the help of an organisation which provides support to the rural economy. The Three Tuns Brewery, based in Bishop’s Castle, is the oldest working brewery in Britain and received its first brewing licence in 1642. But in order to expand from its Grade II listed building, the brewery has needed the help of Enterprise...
22 Sep 2021
The only way is up for four colleagues at a leading Shropshire law firm, who have all been promoted into senior positions this September. Liz Harris-Clark, Emma Smith and Mark Turner, who are based at the FBC Manby Bowdler offices in Telford, have all been promoted to Associate. Liz and Emma are both part of the Family team, and advise on all aspects of separation and divorce, while Mark works...
22 Sep 2021
Daughter working offshore to help provide renewable wind power for family’s health-boosting flotation tank business.  Myddle, Shropshire, September 2021 A family working in Myddle, Shropshire are helping combat chronic pain for people in Shropshire by harnessing the renewable energy of North Sea winds to run a flotation tank therapy business. Kevin and Suzie Guerin run Shropshire Floats in Myddle...
A group at Shropshire Oktoberfest
21 Sep 2021
The town’s biggest beer festival is set to return on Friday 1st and Saturday 2nd October. Shropshire Oktoberfest is set to come back to the Quarry with a bang! Independent brewers from the region and beyond will be serving up to 150 real ales. If ale isn’t your drink, there will be lager, cider and perry on tap too. The Buttermarket will have a rum shack and Gindifferent will bring their finest...
Students erected an international emergency shelter supplied by Oswestry Cambrian Rotary Club
21 Sep 2021
Students at Adcote School for Girls, near Shrewsbury, were put through their paces in a ‘disaster day’ which tested their team working and survival skills. Tasks ranged from ‘treating casualties’ of a simulated road traffic accident’, to command tasks set by the Army and building an international disaster shelter.  The ‘It’s A Disaster’ Challenge Day kick-started the new school year with team...
Pumpkin Alley
20 Sep 2021
Park Hall Countryside Experience is preparing for its Halloween themed half term event with an order of 3000 pumpkins. The farm attraction got through over 2300 last year, and they expect demand for their Pumpkinfest tickets to be higher than ever. Every paying child will receive a free pumpkin to carve in the huge pumpkin shed, which they can take home at the end of the day. The Halloween...
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