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Growing line up to celebrate the Birmingham 2022 Queen’s Baton Relay in Shrewsbury

An ever-growing programme of free activities and entertainment is set to celebrate the arrival of the Birmingham 2022 Queen’s Baton Relay in Shrewsbury on Monday 18 July. Schoolchildren, sports clubs, musicians, dancers and performers are set to entertain crowds gathered to witness the Queen’s Baton Relay as it makes its entrance to the Quarry Park, […]

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Shropshire welcomes… off-the-beaten-track explorers

In A Shropshire Lad, a collection of poems published in 1896, AE Housman wrote: “Clunton and Clunbury, Clungunford and Clun, are the quietest places under the sun.” Some 125 years later, down in this idyllic, out-of-the-way corner of south-west Shropshire, it is still very quiet indeed.   The same is true across much of the […]

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Why should businesses consider installing electric vehicle charge points?

For forward-thinking companies, keeping on top of their environmental impact is a crucial aspect of the day-to-day operations. Though it requires a little extra effort from everybody, taking the time to consider and implement sustainable policies can provide lots of benefits, to both the environment, and the business itself. One of the most important eco-friendly […]

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Shropshire students take poetry to Gardener’s World

The Poetry Pharmacy Physic Garden, featuring medieval planting and medicinal wildflowers, will open in July and offer visitors a peaceful, inspiring space in the heart of Bishop’s Castle This week four horticultural students travelled from Shropshire to the NEC in Birmingham for BBC Gardener’s World Live, where they constructed a garden of wild and medicinal […]

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Hawkstone Hall Welcomes Esteemed Chef Arbinder Singh Dugal for a Two-Day Pop-Up Restaurant

Hawkstone Hall is delighted to announce esteemed chef, Arbinder Singh Dugal will be taking over the breath-taking on-site Chapel and collaborating with executive chef Andrew Watts to provide an exclusive menu and fine dining experience. Arbinder Singh Dugal, a semi-finalist in The National Chef of the Year 2021 is famed for pushing the boundaries of […]

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Events at the Oteley Estate

A farming estate in Ellesmere is set to hold monthly market days over the year. Each month their idyllic stable yard will be transformed into a marketplace, with local businesses taking up stands selling food, drink, and gifts. Their home reared beef, pork, lamb and fresh produce will also be on sale. The markets will […]

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Summer Holidays on Board Sabrina

Join the Sabrina team this up-and-coming Summer Holidays to discover our popular 45-minute cruise, departing from Victoria Quay near the Welsh Bridge. The Sabrina gently sails to the English Bridge and returns back to where you boarded for the end of the trip. We run 7 trips a day, every day, on the hour from […]

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Three of the best cycle routes in Shropshire to tackle with your e-bike

When it comes to discovering the beauty of Shropshire, there’s no wrong way to get out and about. Whether you choose to tackle the zig-zagging hiking routes, or cruise through the countryside on four wheels, you are sure to be blown away by the region’s stunning natural beauty. But what about switching out four wheels […]

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Camp Bestival Shropshire Announce Day Splits and Tickets

Camp Bestival Shropshire, the stellar sister show to the UK’s favourite family festival coming to Weston Park between 18th – 21st August, has today announced the day-by-day line-ups for the quintessential family festival launching for the first time this year, as well as the highly anticipated limited Day Tickets, which go on sale at 10am […]

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Celebrate the Summer Solstice at Fordhall Organic Farm

Just like that, it seems that nearly half of 2022 has passed by, and soon will be bringing a traditional reason to celebrate – the Summer Solstice! The longest day of the year has historic folkloric significance, with evidence of it being marked as a day of significance since the Neolithic era. In many places, […]

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Park Hall Farm Gets Ready for Summer

Park Hall Countryside Experience in Oswestry has planned a series of themed weeks to keep Shropshire’s youngsters entertained over the upcoming summer holidays. The first themed week will be Pirates and Princesses Week from 23-31 July. Join the crew for daily shows featuring Hapless Jim the Pirate and Princess Pearl and take part in a […]

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Alderfest

Join us for a day of summer family fun! Dance the night away with an incredible line-up, featuring FIVE, The Feeling, Blazin’ Squad, Toploader & Scouting for Girls! Supporting these amazing names are some talented tribute acts: Planet ABBA, Take on Take That, Spice Girls – The Experience and Mini Mixx. Capital FM’s Sonny jay […]

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