South Shropshire News

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Walking holiday company celebrates centenary in Church Stretton

13th May 2013

A co-operative company that specialises in walking holidays celebrates its centenary in Church Stretton next week (from 25 May). HF Holidays is the UK’s largest walking holiday company, and a co-operative with almost 35,000 share-holding members.


New film to be set in Shropshire...but only with your help!

7th May 2013

Not since 2007 when Joe Wright came to film 'Atonement' in Stokesay Court has Shropshire been the stage of a feature film. But with your support, this summer will see South Shropshire return to the big screen with the production of 'Hide' by writer-director Jon Stanford in what will be his first feature film.


THE STONES THAT BUILT CARDINGTON

7th May 2013

Raconteur Keith Pybus is leading a walk on Saturday 11 May 2013.


Shropshire County Hotels Unveil New Website

7th May 2013

A group of ten luxury hotels in Shropshire joined forces nearly 20 years ago, are set to unveil a new-look website www.visitshropshirehotels.com to promote their accommodation, short breaks, restaurants and wedding and conference facilities under the umbrella brand of 'Shropshire County Hotels'.


Shuttle buses back this Bank Holiday weekend!

2nd May 2013

Wanting an easy day out option this Bank Holiday Weekend, then look no further than the Shropshire Hills Shuttle buses for relaxing journey through stunning countryside.


Nepal Trip for Live the Adventure Staff

30th April 2013

Live the Adventure's worldwide travel staff have just returned from a successful trip to Nepal providing Western Rescue 3 certification and training for Nepali guides employed by some of Nepal’s top rafting companies.


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.


CLEOBURY MORTIMER BEER FESTIVAL

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.


Events (Ongoing and Upcoming)

Oct 20

Original Acoustic Music with Sean Gaffney and Brian Cope

Come and enjoy an evening of original acoustic music with Sean Gaffney and Brian Copsey

Oct 21

“Showing Off” Contemporary Craft Show

Contemporary craft show, organised by the Shropshire Guild of Contemporary Craft and the Worcestershire Guild of Contemporary Craft. Jewellery, furniture, ceramics, glass, woodwork, textiles and more.

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Oct 17

Dates set for Next Year's Shrewsbury International Comedy Festival

Organisers of the highly successful Shrewsbury International Comedy Festival have announced the dates for next year’s event – extending the Festival length & adding venues in the process.

Oct 16

Half term model making at Cosford

October half term is just around the corner, so if you’re starting to plan how you’re going to entertain the children, look no further than the Royal Air Force Museum Cosford who are inviting families to...

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