South Shropshire News

Browse latest news articles to find out what's going on in Ludlow & South Shropshire...


Spring into Cycling

26th March 2013

Throughout March and April 2013, Travel Shropshire will be offering free cycling activities to help get bicycles back on the road and SPRING back into cycling!


Awards for local businesses

26th March 2013

Ludlow Food Centre won FARMA's Farm Retailer of the Year Award.


The Bog Centre Opens for the Season

26th March 2013

The Bog visitor centre reopened on Saturday March 23rd, until Sunday 3rd November 2013.


Walking with Offa April launch

26th March 2013

Six new circular routes are being added to the popular Walking with Offa series of way marked pub walks and will be launched in April.


New Shropshire Hills Shuttle For 2013 Season - Castle Connect – Ludlow, Knighton, Clun, Bishop’s Castle

26th March 2013

This is the new and bigger (33 seats)Shropshire Hills Shuttle bus which will start on Saturday 4 May and run every weekend and Bank Holiday Monday until 29 September.


Bury Ditches Guided Walk, an Irresistible Offa

22nd March 2013

Join local walks leader Simon Atherton for a guided walk to Bury Ditches Iron Age Hill Fort on Saturday 9th April 2013. This 6 mile walk starts at 10am at Clun Memorial Hall.


New Guided Bus & Train Walks in Mortimer Country & Radnorshire

20th March 2013

The Walking with Offa project has produced a programme of guided bus and train walks targeted at 'Mortimer Country and Radnorshire' - from Ludlow across to Llandrindod Wells.


Shropshire outdoor pursuits specialists, Live the Adventure, in Stottesdon, are offering a free fun day out for all the family

20th March 2013

Visitors to Live the Adventure will be offered the chance to try a new outdoor pursuit, a cross between surfing and canoeing, stand-up paddle boarding, at the centre's annual open day next month. The event will be held in aid of the Riding for the Disabled Association, on Sunday April 28 between 11am-4pm.


English Heritage's Easter events in Shropshire

8th March 2013

Catch him if you can! The Easter bunny has been up to his old tricks at some of English Heritage's Shropshire sites, laying trails to yummy treats for families that can track down all the clues.


Open Day at Longmynd Hotel

5th March 2013

The Longmynd Hotel set in a wonderful elevated location above the town of Church Stretton will be holding an Open Day with FREE guided walks and refreshments on Sunday 17 March 2013.


Events (Ongoing and Upcoming)

Jun 28

In Our Gallery- Carol Bowen & Gordon Bailey

With almost 70 combined years experience between them, Carol and Gordon display paintings in watercolour and pastel as well s beautiful photography.

Jul 24

Shropshire Through Time Exhibition Launch

Enjoy the new interactive exhibits as well as the referbished rotunda area and BRAND NEW panoramic film. Ready in time for the Summer Holidays, bring the whole family to enjoy the fun activities through out...

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Jul 07

Bridgnorth Cliff Railway Celebrates their 125th Birthday

On the 7th July 2017 Bridgnorth Cliff Railway will be celebrating the 125th anniversary of its opening by the Mayor of the time John Anderson in 1892.

Jul 06

Flypast and street food are on the menu at Cosford this month!

With just over two weeks to go until the annual Cosford Food Festival, organisers are gearing up for their biggest and best event yet! This year’s festival is packed with over 90 local food and drink...

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