River Severn

17 Mar 2019
The 2019 Shrewsbury Regatta will take place on Saturday 11 and Sunday 12 May 2019. The Regatta is one of the oldest events in the rowing calendar, having first been held in 1871. Races will take place on the River Severn in Shrewsbury between English Bridge and the boathouses opposite the Quarry. The organisers expect around 1500 competitors to take part from rowing clubs all over the country....
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27 Feb 2019
Have fun discovering Shrewsbury with two self-guided, quirky, heritage walks with an optional treasure hunt. Buy in booklet or instant download format from https://www.curiousabout.co.uk/shrewsbury.html. Are you curious about Shrewsbury? Looking for an unusual and quirky activity which gets you out in the fresh air whatever the weather? Take one of our self-guided walks with a treasure hunt theme...
22 Aug 2018
In aid of Macmillan Cancer Support, the annual Coracle World Championship will be taking place on the 14th of September 2018. The relay race will see 48 teams of four paddling across the River Severn in nothing more than small round boats, all in a bid to be crowned the Coracle World Champion. The original coracle race was designed by Richard Bayliss as a way to provide a fun day out of the...
12 Apr 2018
The 2018 Shrewsbury Regatta will take place on Saturday 12 and Sunday 13 May 2018. The Regatta is one of the oldest events in the rowing calendar, having first been held in 1871. Races will take place on the River Severn in Shrewsbury between English Bridge and the boathouses opposite the Quarry. The organisers expect around 1500 competitors to take part from rowing clubs all over the country....
14 Sep 2016
This year’s coracle world championships taking place on the River Severn in Shrewsbury is full to capacity - and organisers are encouraging spectators to come and watch the fun. The event, in aid of Macmillan Cancer Support and sponsored by JT Hughes, sees teams of four competing in a relay race across the river in a traditional wooden coracle boat, and racing starts at 2pm on Friday (September...
02 Sep 2016
Time is running out for teams to enter this month’s world championship coracle race in Shropshire to raise money for charity. Places are still available for the event to be held on the River Severn in Shrewsbury on the afternoon of Friday, September 16, to raise funds for Macmillan Cancer Support - but entries must be in by September 7. Macmillan’s fundraising manager Helen Knight said there had...
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...
07 May 2015
The 2015 Shrewsbury Regatta will take place on the River Severn on Saturday 9 and Sunday 10 May. Shrewsbury Regatta is one of the oldest events in the rowing calendar, having first been held in 1871. Races will take place between English Bridge and the boathouses opposite the Quarry. The action will last from 8.30am to 6.30pm on Saturday 9 May and from 8.30am to 4.30pm on Sunday 10 May. Between...
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