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Shrewsbury Chocolate Festival

11th November 2014

The first Shrewsbury Chocolate Festival is taking place this weekend from Friday 14th November until Sunday 16th November.

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Congratulations to all Shropshire Star Spotlight award-winners!

11th November 2014

Finalists in the Shropshire Star Spotlight Awards gathered at The Buttermarket in Shrewsbury last night (10th November 2014) to hear the results of readers’ votes to crown well deserved winners from a range of categories including best family day out, posh nosh, and pub grub.

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CHRISTMAS LIGHTS SWITCH ON SET TO BE CRACKER OF AN EVENT

10th November 2014

Shrewsbury's festive season is set to kick start with a bang next week as the town's Christmas Cracker event returns, bigger and better than ever.

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Road closures for Remembrance Parade in Shrewsbury

7th November 2014

There will be planned road closures for the Remembrance Parade in Shrewsbury on Sunday 9th November 2014.

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Shrewsbury Poppy Banner Honours Those Who Lost Their Lives

7th November 2014

Almost 90 men who lost their lives in the First World War have been commemorated in a huge banner which is hanging from the top of St George’s Church in Shrewsbury.

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Gorgeous Shropshire Christmas Craft Fair

6th November 2014

Taking place on 22nd and 23rd November

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Is that really a GIANT Turkey?

6th November 2014

Yes it is... On the Battlefield roundabout you'll be mistaken for double taking at the HUGE straw bale turkey that has been built to promote the bronze turkeys that the Battlefield 1403 Farm Shop is now taking orders for. The butchery at the farm shop has grown in popularity and the butchery are now expecting hundreds of orders to come flooding in for their free range bronze turkeys, geese and other meats and goodies over the next few weeks.

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BBC Escape to the Country film at one of Shropshire's jewels

3rd November 2014

A film crew from a widely-loved, BBC daytime television show has today visited Shropshire to film at the rural base of one of the county’s leading companies.

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Shrewsbury Market Hall Traders Launch 'The Big Market Art-Off Christmas Competition'

30th October 2014

Shrewsbury market traders are launching a big art competition with cash prizes to create a festive backdrop to late-night shopping events in the lead up to Christmas.

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Shrewsbury Curry Chef voted one of Best in UK

29th October 2014

Chef Mohammad Azad from Café Saffron in Hill's Lane, Shrewsbury, has been voted one of the best curry chefs in the UK at the 2014 Curry Chef of the Year Awards in London. Mr Azad was one of 33 chefs to receive official recognition for their contribution to an industry worth more than £4.2billion a year.

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