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(L-R) Seb Slater, Ted Bowen, Emma Molyneux
14 May 2018
An open invitation to the Royal Wedding has been extended to the people of Shrewsbury and beyond to celebrate the marriage of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle. It’s not at Windsor Castle but closer to home in the grounds of historic St Alkmund’s Church, St Alkmund’s Square, where a giant screen will show BBC TV coverage of the big day in a carnival atmosphere. Shrewsbury Business Improvement...
Lifestyle Festival
10 May 2017
Shrewsbury Market Hall is hosting a Lifestyle Festival on Saturday May 20 to showcase its array of arts, crafts, food and drink and boutique businesses. The festival is taking place as part of the venue’s participation in the national Love Your Local Market campaign, being held from May 17 to 31, to celebrate British markets. The Lifestyle Festival will include meet the artist events, craft...
16 Jan 2017
A prestigious Telford day nursery has celebrated 10 years in business. ABC Hadley, based within Hadley Learning Community in Telford, was exactly 10 years old on Saturday (January 7th) but the nursery marked the anniversary throughout the week. The nursery which caters for children aged from three months to five-years-old is run by Penny Hustwick who opened her first nursery in Wrockwardine 24...
15 Sep 2015
Civic leaders and Shropshire’s Lord Lieutenant will join market traders and members of the public on Wednesday September 16 for a celebration marking the 50th anniversary of the official opening of Shrewsbury Market Hall in 1965. The celebrations will be led by Shropshire Council leader Keith Barrow, the Lord Lieutenant Sir Algernon Heber-Percy and Shrewsbury Mayor Councillor Miles Kenny. They...
12 May 2015
Two of Shrewsbury’s flagship retailers have joined forces for a special milestone. Bang & Olufsen and Write Here, both well-known businesses in the town’s High Street, are celebrating the 90th anniversaries of their products and to mark the occasion they are offering customers gifts from their neighbouring shop. Roger Boyle, a director of Bang & Olufsen, which specialises in audio-visual...
05 Jun 2012
As the Queen celebrated a stunning 60 year duration on the throne this weekend, Shrewsbury certainly celebrated in a suitably regal style thanks to the Shrewsbury Lions street party in the Quarry Park held on bank-holiday Monday. Hundreds if not thousands of people joined in with the Royal celebrations to help make the atmosphere bustling throughout the day. Avenues of decorated tables were...
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