South Shropshire News

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New Castle Connect Shuttle bus Roadshow this Saturday 20th April 2013

16th April 2013

Following on from the success of Shropshire Hills Shuttles Roadshow last Saturday, we will be out and about again this Saturday 20 April on the new Castle Connect Shuttle bus, which starts from Ludlow.


11th April 2013

The 2013 St Georges Cleobury Beer Festival is fast approaching. The phenomenal success of last three years that was attended by over 2000 Beer and Music enthusiasts has spurred the organisers onto a bigger and better event for 2013.

Shropshire Hills Shuttle Roadshow Saturday 13th April 2013

11th April 2013

Look out for the Shropshire Hills Shuttle buses in a town or village near you this Saturday 13 April. The Long Mynd & Stiperstones Shuttle and the Wenlock Wanderer will be parked up for half an hour or so at different stops, including Pontesbury, Minsterley, Church Stretton and Much Wenlock.

Ludlow Kitchen Now Open

3rd April 2013

Ludlow Food Centre, recently voted Britain's best farm shop, has opened a new cafe restaurant just outside Ludlow. Ludlow Kitchen will open seven days a week and will also offer an evening service until 9pm from Wednesday to Saturday. With 140 covers inside and a further 80 covers in a new courtyard garden, Ludlow Kitchen is one of the largest all day restaurants in the region.

Eaton Manor Country Estate is a winner in the 2013 VisitEngland Awards for Excellence

28th March 2013

For the second year running, Eaton Manor Country Estate, based near Church Stretton in South Shropshire, has been announced as a finalist in the Self Catering Holiday Provider of the Year category of the prestigious VisitEngland Awards for Excellence 2013, and therefore guaranteed to win either a Gold, Silver, Bronze or Highly Commended Award.

Ludlow Kitchen Now Open

27th March 2013

Ludlow Food Centre in Shropshire, recently voted Britain’s best farm shop, has opened a new cafe restaurant just outside Ludlow.

What's on this Spring

26th March 2013

Lots going on over the next few months especially for families and lovers of walking. It all starts with the famous Clun Green Man Festival.

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.

Events (Ongoing and Upcoming)

Jul 27

Farm and Forest School Holiday Club

Holiday Club for ages 8+ every Tuesday and Thursday of the school holidays. Farm, and Forest School, mud, sticks, marshallows, goats, rabbits etc. Parents do not need to stay. Booking is essential.

Aug 14

Summer Holiday Activity: GROW (Giants and Neeps)

Plant your bean in a hand-made, compostable pot ready for the tale of 'Jack and the Beanstalk' then make a willow rellis for it to climb. Show your strength in the 'Enormous Turnip' tug o'war game.

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Latest News

Aug 15

Grab your wingman….Top Gun is heading to Cosford!

One of the most iconic aviation movies of all time ‘Top Gun’ will be showcased on a giant inflatable screen at the Royal Air Force Museum Cosford on Saturday 23 September 2017. This 80’s cult classic...

Aug 15

Shropshire Movie Mansion Celebrates Ten Years of ‘Atonement’ with a Charity Open Day

Shropshire’s most famous movie location is celebrating the tenth anniversary of the release of the film ‘Atonement’ which put it on the global map. On Sunday 3rd September visitors will be able to...

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