South Shropshire News

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Much extended Mortimer Country Food Fair returns with a Retro theme

20th June 2012

Fair to include a Vintage Fashion Show and extended opening hours: Saturday 14 July 2012 10.00am - 7.00pm

Food. glorious. Food

20th June 2012

Shropshire Tourism has been approached by Optomen Television who is working with Simon Cowell’s production company SYCO TV on an exciting new food series for ITV1 called ‘Food. glorious. Food’.

With a Focus on Fabulous Food, Curly Sandwiches are off the Menu at Shropshire Conferencing Venue

7th June 2012

A south Shropshire food business is opening its doors to the corporate conferencing market and proving that they are much more than just a farm shop.

Shuttle buses running over Jubilee Holiday

31st May 2012

The Shropshire Hills Shuttle buses are running for four days over the Jubilee Bank Holiday (Sat 2 – Tues 5).

National BBQ Week

29th May 2012

A Shropshire food producer and retailer is planning to make the most of the upcoming good weather by celebrating National Barbecue Week.

Eaton Manor Scoops Bronze VisitEngland Award for Excellence

24th May 2012

Shropshire family business, Eaton Manor Rural Escapes, is Bronze winner of the prestigious VisitEngland award for best self catering accommodation in the UK.

Summer Season of Events at the Ludlow Food Centre Attracts Top Foodie Names

15th May 2012

A south Shropshire food business is branching out, and bringing some celebrity cheffiness to their customers.


10th May 2012

The new £3 million Ludlow Touring Park officially opened its gates yesterday (Wednesday) as the managers prepared for a bumper weekend.


10th May 2012

The “fantastic” Shropshire countryside helped to attract the managers of the new £3 million Ludlow Touring Park, which opened to caravanners and motorhome owners today (May 9).

HF Holidays invests in The Longmynd Hotel

8th May 2012

HF Holidays is embarking on a significant building improvement works on The Longmynd Hotel. The walking holidays company, which took over the hotel management in February, has just announced major capital investment in this landmark hotel in Church Stretton.

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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Latest News

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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