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21 Aug 2019
Market Drayton Winter Fair is our very popular annual festive event, showcasing a fabulous range of gifts, home wear, crafts, food and more. We will have over 40 stalls on offer for you to peruse. A fantastic award winning coffee shop for you to enjoy too. Entry is free and we will be open from 10am until 4pm. We hope you can join us again.
Mayor of Shrewsbury, Jane Mackenzie is pictured outside Severnside's Meole Digital Den
14 Mar 2018
Severnside Housing is helping Shropshire people build a brighter future with its inspirational learning programme and Digital Dens.  At an open day, this week Shrewsbury Mayor Jane Mackenzie saw the difference that is being made to help local people reach their full potential. Severnside’s community Digital Dens in Meole Brace and Castlefields offer cyber-style café facilities with free internet...
28 Dec 2016
This is the third National Festival of LGBT History, which is taking place in Manchester, Liverpool, Bournemouth, Coventry, Exeter, Preston, london, York...and Shrewsbury (17th - 19th February)! On offer is another weekend of presentations, key note speakers, contributions from schools, entertainment, film and more!  Friday Night Launch - University Centre Shrewsbury - free, but ticketed...last...
30 Dec 2015
Severnside Housing and Wem Rural Parish Council recently presented Wem Cricket Club with a commemorative bench to say thank you for their help and support during the building of new affordable homes in Round Meadow, Wem. George Sage, President of Wem Cricket Club said “We would like to thank Severnside and Wem Rural Parish Council for the lovely new bench, which our members will really enjoy...
17 Aug 2015
Businesses in Shrewsbury and beyond are set to get a shot in the arm with the staging of the town’s annual folk festival over the Bank Holiday weekend.  The four-day festival, which will take place at the West Mid Showground in Berwick Road from August 28 to 31, will bring thousands of money spending visitors to the county.  The festival is one of UK’s leading events of its kind. It has four...
Hive Shrewsbury - youth arts charity in Shropshire
30 Oct 2013
Bosses at Shropshire arts charity the Hive are pleased to announce that despite being a charitable arts organisation themselves, they still recognise the vital importance of supporting Shropshire's business sector wherever possible. The youth arts charity which provides creative and cultural opportunities for young people and the wider community, ensures that local companies are utilised at every...
Hive Shrewsbury - youth arts charity in Shropshire
23 Jul 2013
Staff at Shropshire youth arts charity the Hive are looking to fill in some gaps in the history of their unique town centre base on Belmont - and the appeal has been launched to the general public, whom it is hoped may have personal insights or old photographs to hand of the building throughout the decades. Whilst in 2013 the Hive is a thriving space for young people and the wider community with...
Hive Shrewsbury Bazaar event in Shrewsbury
24 Jun 2013
An indoor craft and vintage inspired fair is being hosted in Shrewsbury later this season at the Hive. The event will be the fourth of its kind following on from previous successes and it will take the theme of an Indian Summer - with space for over 30 stalls. Promising to offer a diverse and varied selection of stands - other Bazaars have showcased traders offering jewellery, artwork, vintage...
APT Photography exhibition at Silverton
23 May 2013
Turning a passion for photography and a love of Shrewsbury into a thriving business may seem an impossible task; but local man Adam Telford rose to the challenge. His apt photography venture has proven the benefits of following your ambitions to achieve commercial success - and a solo exhibition is now on the cards at the Silverton this July. Shropshire born and bred, Adam took the bold decision...
Street party and May community Festival with the Hive
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...
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