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Child playing outdoors in leaves
27 Sep 2019
For parents who want to give their kids a memorable and engaging Halloween day out, Hawkstone Park Follies has the answer with their Spooktacular event this half term. The family day out will deliver some spooky fun, without any nightmare-inducing terror. The themed trail around the follies promises to get imaginations running as children follow a special Halloween trail around the 100 acres of...
23 Sep 2019
Early bird tickets are now on sale for Shropshire Drama Company’s forthcoming production of Alan Ayckbourn’s comedy Round And Round The Garden at Theatre Severn, which takes place from 06 to 09 November and celebrates a double milestone for the playwright. Set over a weekend in July, the play centres round Annie who has arranged to go away for a respite break from looking after her bedridden...
Couple enjoying last year's Shropshire Oktoberfest
18 Sep 2019
The huge Shropshire Oktoberfest beer tent is soon to be erected at Shrewsbury’s Quarry for the event on October 4 and 5. The award-winning team behind some of the county’s most successful events are busy coordinating brewers from across the region to serve up over 150 real ales at the event, which will also feature bars serving up local lager, cider and perry, with a prosecco parlour, gin den,...
The exterior at Old Downton Lodge
06 Sep 2019
Ludlow’s Old Downton Lodge is set to welcome the locally based acclaimed portrait artist, Daniel James Yeomans, for an exclusive art exhibition. On the 5th October his latest work will be unveiled from the new exhibition ‘The Unlikely Sitters,’ which is a collection of oil paintings. Daniel James Yeomans studied at the Charles H. Cecil Studios in Florence, Italy, where he trained in the usage of...
Shrewsbury Market Hall Rooftop Tours
29 Aug 2019
See Shrewsbury from a different angle with Roof Top Tours at the Market Hall, giving visitors a chance to view the town's historic townscape from on high as part of national Heritage Open Days. Town guide and local historian Stan Sedman will lead a series of tours at the 1960’s Shrewsbury Market Hall on Saturday September 14. Tours will take place at 10am, 11am, 1pm, 2pm and 3pm. Spaces are...
28 Aug 2019
FREE Kids Taster Sessions at Shrewsbury Sports Village: Saturday 5th October All sessions and activities are for both boys and girls Click here > now to book & secure your place/s   Football Coaching sessions for kids (2-8yrs), both boys & girls; FREE taster sesison; Sat 5th Oct. Shooting, dribbling, passing & stopping, with expert tuition from FA-qualified coaches. Three slots; 1-...
20 Aug 2019
Arcade – Heidi Talbot & Adam Holmes – UK Tour Autumn 2019 Face The Fall released on Drala Records October 4th 2019 Guardian****   Telegraph****  Q Magazine**** "Simply vocal heaven" - The Sunday Times Ireland’s Heidi Talbot and Scotland’s Adam Holmes have joined forces for the first time to create an album of original material together under the name Arcade, which they will tour this autumn,...
20 Aug 2019
Classic car drivers from across the UK will descend on Loton Park Hill Climb near Shrewsbury this weekend when hosts Hagley Car Club stages two days of close competition for several car clubs. On Saturday, the Austin Healey Club Speed Championship will see 15 variants taking part, from Frog Eye versions to the mighty 3000 model, while 20 MG cars, ranging from Midgets to BGT V8’s will compete...
15 Aug 2019
The British Science Association (BSA) has recently unveiled the full programme and opened bookings for the British Science Festival 2019. This year’s line-up is notable for its diverse and entertaining programme of events. Held in partnership with the University of Warwick, the Festival will transform Coventry and Warwickshire into a celebration of science and culture from Tuesday 10 – Friday 13...
13 Aug 2019
Quickly becoming one of the UK’s most prolific touring artists, wowing crowds with his sensational live show, Irish Country pop star Nathan Carter announces he will perform at the Severn Theatre on 20th September as part of his UK tour.  One of the UK’s most exciting live performers, his energetic showmanship is proving irresistible for fans, even scoring him a prestigious slot performing for...
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