South Shropshire News

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


Wenlock Olympian Gliding has a new sponsor

25th June 2012

EBLEX, the organisation for the English beef and sheep meat industry, have announced that they are delighted to support Gliding at the 2012 Wenlock Olympian Games.


Minibus tour - Three cheers to the Shropshire Hills!

22nd June 2012

Join us on Friday 27 July, 3 – 8pm, for a mini-bus tour of the Shropshire Hills to enjoy sampling local cider, beer and wine.


LUDLOW FESTIVAL EXPECTED TO BOOST BOOKINGS AT NEW CARAVAN PARK

22nd June 2012

A new £3 million park for touring caravans and motorhomes in Ludlow is expecting an influx of visitors during the town’s drama, film and music festival, which opens tomorrow (Saturday) and runs until July 8.


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.


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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