Macmillan

05 Aug 2015
Businesses in Shrewsbury are rallying around to support the town’s coracle racing world championships, with organisers pushing to make the event the biggest ever. The Macmillan Coracle World Championships will take place on September 11, with teams paddling their way across the River Severn to raise money for charity. Teams are still able to sign up for the challenge, and organisers are urging as...
02 Jun 2015
The mayor of Shrewsbury tried a coracle for size ahead of a major charity event later this year - and said he was relieved the experiment took place on dry land. Councillor Miles Kenny was given the chance to sit in the traditional boat by the team organising the Macmillan Coracle World Championships in Shrewsbury. The event takes place on September 11 and volunteers were in the town centre as...
22 Apr 2015
Teams are busy signing up to a major charity event in Shropshire - but the clock is ticking for others wanting to join. The Macmillan Coracle World Championships will take place in Shrewsbury and has become one of the town’s main events of the year. Teams paddle their way across the River Severn in traditional coracles, with the winners being crowned world champions, all to raise much-needed...
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