Shropshire Shopping News

Ludlow Food Centre Butchers Scoop Three Awards at National Meat Products Competition

Ludlow Food Centre Butchers Scoop Three Awards at National Meat Products Competition

9th May 2018

The Butchers at Ludlow Food Centre took home 3 awards from the National Meat Products Competition (NMPC) held at Foodex, NEC Birmingham on 17th April.
Top line-up announced for Shropshire’s Proms and Prosecco in the Park

Top line-up announced for Shropshire’s Proms and Prosecco in the Park

3rd May 2018

British soprano Mary-Jess Leaverland – winner of the Chinese ‘X-Factor’ – is to headline Shropshire’s Proms and Prosecco in the Park 2018.
April Turns Shrewsbury In To ‘Toon Town’

April Turns Shrewsbury In To ‘Toon Town’

17th April 2018

This year’s Shrewsbury International Cartoon Festival offers a whole truckload of cartooning as we tackle the theme of Transport and say, ‘Are we nearly there yet?’. We will be showcasing contributions from cartoonists from Belgium, Germany, France, Australia, the USA, Tanzania, Romania, Ireland and the UK plus a volunteer from Taiwan.
Marmalade Makers Scoop International Awards for 10th Year in a Row

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

29th March 2018

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.
Local artist exhibiting at Ludlow Food Centre donates 10% of earnings to charity

Local artist exhibiting at Ludlow Food Centre donates 10% of earnings to charity

19th March 2018

Local Shropshire artist Meg Hawkins has been exhibiting her work in Ludlow Food Centre’s gift shop gallery space since November 2017. Since May 2016 Ludlow Food Centre have set up a bi-monthly local artist’s space in their gift shop for them to sell their products. Ludlow Food Centre take no commission for any of the products sold, all they ask is that 10% of the artist’s takings get donated to their charity of the year.
Sketchbook Sundays at Shrewsbury Museum and Art Gallery

Sketchbook Sundays at Shrewsbury Museum and Art Gallery

15th March 2018

Throughout 2018, Shrewsbury Museum & Art Gallery are offering reduced entry of £2 to anyone who presents a sketchbook at the museum front desk on the first Sunday of the month.
A sole survivor, a force of nature and locos spanning the centuries will star at 2018 Spring Steam Gala

A sole survivor, a force of nature and locos spanning the centuries will star at 2018 Spring Steam Gala

21st February 2018

From a scrapyard ‘no-hoper’ to the last of its kind – a range of locomotives with a real story to tell will star at the Severn Valley Railway’s 2018 Spring Steam Gala, from March 16th- 18th.
Shropshire Kids Festival – It’s coming to Telford International Centre February Half

Shropshire Kids Festival – It’s coming to Telford International Centre February Half

12th February 2018

Shropshire Kids Festival has seen huge success over the past 2 years with the Shrewsbury event attracting over 10 000 families having THE best fun for kids aged 0-14 years old. In fact the event has been so successful that demand has bought them to Telford International Centre for February half term 2018.
Shrewsbury Market Hall awarded the title of Britain's Favourite Market

Shrewsbury Market Hall awarded the title of Britain's Favourite Market

26th January 2018

Today it became official that Shrewsbury’s Market Hall is the best in the country as it was appointed ‘Britain’s Favourite Market’ in the Great British Market Awards Ceremony in Birmingham this lunchtime.
Kids Go Free at Ironbridge Gorge Museums until 31st December 2017

Kids Go Free at Ironbridge Gorge Museums until 31st December 2017

21st December 2017

As a finale to its 50th anniversary celebrations, the Ironbridge Gorge Museums are offering free admission to all children aged up to 16 years who are accompanied by a paying adult from now until 31st December 2017.