South Shropshire News

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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.


Blacksmith metalwork demonstrations at the October Craven Arms Farmers Market

14th September 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.


Guided walk, 30 September: Much Wenlock robbed of gold by a naked giant?

11th September 2012

Want to know what the title of this walk in Much Wenlock is all about? Join walk leader and storyteller, Keith Pybus, for a town trail of discovery on Sunday 30 September, 10.30am - 1pm.


Ludlow takes second place in prestigious Countryfile Magazine Awards

24th August 2012

Ludlow has taken second place in the ‘Britain’s Favourite Market Town’ category in the Countryfile Magazine Awards 2012.


Events (Ongoing and Upcoming)

Apr 26

Secrets of Superfood

Join Milly Rees in this Superfood masterclass, centring on creating healthy and delicious dishes, super salads and feel-good baking using ancient grains, energy packed seeds and fabulous berries. Explore and...

Apr 28

"Showing Off" Contemporary Craft Show

Organised by the Shropshire Guild of Contemporary Craft & the Worcestershire Guild of Contemporary Craft. Jewellery, ceramics, glass, woodwork, textiles, leatherwork and more…

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Latest News

Mar 29

Marmalade Makers Scoop International Awards for 10th Year in a Row

Ludlow Food Centre’s marmalade makers are celebrating for the tenth year in a row after scooping another three awards at this year’s Dalemain Marmalade Awards.

Mar 27

‘Flocks of Words’- at the Shropshire Hills Discovery Centre

Award-winning acoustic trio Whalebone and award-winning poet and author Kate Innes are presenting their full-length collaboration ‘Flocks of Words’ at the Shropshire Hills Discovery Centre in Craven Arms on...

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