South Shropshire News

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The butcher, baker and cupcake maker... preserving countryside landscapes, lifestyles and livelihoods

29th November 2012

Foodie fans and galloping gourmets are in for a real treat in what is fast becoming one of Britain’s ‘greenest’ Areas of Outstanding Natural Beauty, thanks to a ‘Buy Local’ scheme aimed at retaining a centuries-old way of life.


Ludlow Celebrates its Unique Independents

23rd November 2012

Almost 100 window stickers have been handed out to all shops that are independently owned in Ludlow town centre by it’s local Chamber of Trade and Commerce. The idea came about when a local designer and shop owner got talking about ways to help shoppers support the locally owned businesses in their high street.


New Style of Restaurant comes to Shropshire

31st October 2012

A talented young Chef from Shropshire is bringing a new style of restaurant to his home county by launching ‘The Glutton Club’, together with his new fine food catering business, Curious Eats.


Shropshire Holiday Cottages feature in new ITV1 show

29th October 2012

'Holiday Home Sweet Home' starts Saturday, 27th October on ITV1


Ghostly Gaslight at Blists Hill

26th October 2012

Tickets still available for 27th October 2012 - get yours now!


Free special offer vouchers for October half term

25th October 2012

With October half term nearly upon us, Shropshire Tourism is reminding Shropshire residents to take advantage of exclusive special offers for local attractions, as part of their ongoing ‘Shropshire Days Out’ promotion.


TOWN’S TOURISM BOOM ATTRIBUTED TO LUDLOW TOURING PARK

23rd October 2012

A Shropshire business ambassador has attributed Ludlow’s record number of visitors this summer to the town’s new park for touring caravans and motorhomes. Tony Bywater, chairman of Shrewsbury-based Salop Leisure, commended Morris Leisure for the company’s £3 million investment in Ludlow Touring Park, which opened its gates in May and has been a great success.


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.


Events (Ongoing and Upcoming)

Sep 27

Old World Wine vs. New World Wine

Join us for an evening of Old World Wine Vs New World Wine tasting hosted by our experts. Sample a range of wines, enjoy a few nibbles and quiz the experts in this fun and informative master class.

Sep 29

Ludlow Racecourse Antiques Fair

Traditional Antiques Fair offering Fine Jewellery to Large Furniture.  Quality Antiques at prices to suit all pockets

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Jul 30

The Search is on

The search is on…..for THE Shropshire Lad and Lass with £5000 of prizes for the winners

Jul 03

Ludlow Food Centre Wins Two Bronze Awards at the 2018 British Cheese Awards

Ludlow Food Centre is celebrating having won Bronze awards for both their Unsalted butter and Cheese With No Name at the 2018 British Cheese Awards (www.britishcheeseawards.com/results).

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