South Shropshire News

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HALLOWEEN FAMILY FUN AT STOKESAY CASTLE

22nd October 2012

A medieval castle with a legendary treasure hidden somewhere within the grounds - where could be better than Stokesay Castle, near Ludlow, to celebrate the Festivals of All Saints and All Souls this October half term?


Love drawing? Can't draw? Won't draw? The Big Draw is for you

16th October 2012

Take part in The Big Draw and help us Draw the Farm at Acton Scott Historic Working Farm, on Thursday 1 November, 10am - 4.30pm.


Thumbs up for Up 'n' Down - Offa's Taste Frontier

10th October 2012

Up ‘n’ Down, the crisp, new ale from Hobsons Brewery, was given a big thumbs up at the Clun Valley Beer Festival.


Love your bike month - October 2012

5th October 2012

October 2012 is Shropshire’s third annual Love Your Bike Month. A range of great activities are planned throughout October to help Shropshire residents have fun on their bikes and prepare themselves for winter cycling.


Blacksmith metalwork demonstrations at the October Craven Arms Farmers Market

4th October 2012

Come and watch local blacksmith, Frazer Picot, at work in his mobile forge at the next Craven Arms Farmers’ Market on Saturday 6th October at Shropshire Hills Discovery Centre.


Calling all cyclists

3rd October 2012

Ray Hughes, The Travel Shropshire Manager says make a date for the next Basic Cycle Maintenance Course in Ludlow will be available at Rockspring Community Centre from 10am to 1pm on Friday October 19th.


New local Ale launched at the Clun Valley Beer Festival

3rd October 2012

'Up 'n' Down - Offa's Taste Frontier' has been specially brewed by Hobsons, to continue the promotion of the excellent Walking with Offa initiative.


Initiative helping to preserve a way of life

2nd October 2012

A scheme aimed at preserving landscapes, lifestyles and livelihoods in the remote and picturesque Shropshire Hills is slowly expanding in a way that could make it the model for other areas of the United Kingdom to follow.


Ludlow Food Centre Reaches UK Farm Shop Finals

1st October 2012

Ludlow Food Centre in Shropshire has been chosen from hundreds of farm shops across the UK as a finalist in the prestigious Farm Retail Awards from FARMA.


Shropshire towns success at the Heart of England in Bloom awards

24th September 2012

Several Shropshire towns and villages are celebrating golden success at this year’s Heart of England in Bloom competition - with Shrewsbury leading the way.


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 22

The Big Butterfly Count

Discover and Explorers' Club Special- The Hungry Caterpillar and beautiful butterflies. 3-11 years old. Choose from several caterpillar and butterfly crafts and then go out into the meadows to see what we can...

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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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