Shrewsbury News

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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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Santa set to steam in for lots of festive fun!

15th September 2015

The chestnuts are ordered, the halls are ready to be decked and one very special guest is nearly on his way – the Severn Valley Railway is right on track for a truly fun-filled Christmas to end its Golden Jubilee year in celebratory style.

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Ludlow Food Festival

11th September 2015

World famous festival takes place 11th -13th September

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Shropshire glory in Heart of England in Bloom Awards

11th September 2015

Shropshire is celebrating floral glory as the 2015 Heart of England in Bloom Awards were today announced.

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Open Doors Days - a chance to snoop around Shropshire landmarks

10th September 2015

From the 10th - 13th September, Shropshire will embrace the Open Doors Days, with a host of landmarks inviting people in for exclusive tours.

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As You Like It - Shropshire Drama Company

27th August 2015

Rehearsals have started and tickets are now on sale for Shropshire Drama Company’s (SDC) forthcoming production of William Shakespeare’s As You Like It at Theatre Severn, which takes place from 28 to 31 October

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Events (Ongoing and Upcoming)

  • Aug

    25

    Shrewsbury Folk Festival

    A four day event with entertainment for all age groups to celebrate the tradition of folk music and dance. Whilst the...

  • Aug

    26

    Shrewsbury Fake Festival

    The Fake Festival is coming to Shrewsbury on Saturday 26th August bringing 3 professional ‘touring-grade’...

  • Aug

    27

    Pretty Woman Open Air Cinema

    A fantastic opportunity to see a classic film in a stunning outdoor location. Doors and bar open at 6:30pm. There will...

  • Sep

    02

    A Night in the Dana - Prison Sleepover

    Immersive Events, in conjunction with Jailhouse Tours, are bringing you the only way to spend a night in a cell! That...

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