Shrewsbury News

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What will you be doing to celebrate Diwali over the next few days?

11th November 2015

Diwali is known as the ‘Festival of Lights’ and is celebrated globally by Hindu’s, Sikh’s and Jain’s.

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Dana Prison Hosts Chilling Day/Night Tours with Ghost Hunts & Zombie Runs!

11th November 2015

During the 3 months The Dana has been open to the public a wide range of activities, events and tours have been introduced.

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Telford Guest House given new Accolade for Service Excellence

2nd November 2015

Rosemary and Adrian Brown at The Old Rectory of St James Guest House have been presented with VisitEngland’s new ROSE Accolade for 2015, one of only 100 in the whole of England.

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Defence Through the Lens - 100 Years of Military Photography

21st October 2015

Military Exhibition at Shrewsbury Museum & Art Gallery from Monday 19 October 2015

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Derelict coaching inn to Michelin guide in 18 months

15th October 2015

Just 18 months after revamping an iconic Shropshire Coaching Inn, owners Mel and Martin Board have developed the site threefold, turning a dilapidated pub and barns into a Michelin Guide listed business

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Pen-y-Dyffryn Country Hotel Wins Four National Awards in One Week!

7th October 2015

The stunning silver-stone former Georgian rectory has recently been awarded an unprecedented four top awards.

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PROUD SALOPIAN UNVEILS SECOND SHREWSBURY CALENDAR FOR HOMETOWN

2nd October 2015

A local photographer with a passion for his hometown of Shrewsbury, is pleased to announce the launch of a second Shrewsbury calendar.

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Peter Snow and Historian Son visit beloved Shropshire

28th September 2015

On 23rd September, Shrewsbury hosted a visit from veteran broadcaster and past Shropshire resident Peter Snow and his son, TV Historian Dan Snow.

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Demand rises at Dana Prison, Shrewsbury, for Jail House Tours.

16th September 2015

The public tours were launched just over a month ago and in that time over 4,000 visitors have had a look around the former prison.

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Tesco heads for the Hills to help out local charity

15th September 2015

Staff from the Shrewsbury Tesco Store headed for the Shropshire hills to help out Grow Cook Learn – the charity that manages Shropshire Hills Discovery Centre.

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Events (Ongoing and Upcoming)

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    Shrewsbury Flea Market

    SHREWSBURY FLEA is a fabulous mixture of Antiques and collectables, antique furniture, vintage clothing & fabrics,...

  • Jun

    24

    Shrewsbury Flea Market

    SHREWSBURY FLEA is a fabulous mixture of Antiques and collectables, antique furniture, vintage clothing & fabrics,...

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    24

    Shrewsbury Food Festival

    A huge food and fringe festival in Shrewsbury town with live music from the best unsigned artists, cookery...

  • Jul

    01

    Shropshire Family Vintage Show

    Fantastic show for everyone from vintage vehicle enthusiasts to families. Hundreds of different vehicles on show,...

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