Shropshire Shopping News

Shrewsbury's Connection to the British Comics Industry

Shrewsbury's Connection to the British Comics Industry

19th April 2016

Some of Britain's top cartoonists have been gathering for a festival celebrating their skills, the casual observer might be surprised to learn of its setting - Shrewsbury. So just how has Shrewsbury become the unofficial capital of the UK cartoon industry?
Ellesmere Art Exhibition 2016

Ellesmere Art Exhibition 2016

14th April 2016

Ellesmere College will be holding the fifth National Art Exhibition and sale of works, with more than 80 professional artists and sculptors exhibiting over 300 pieces from Wednesday 1st June through to Sunday 5th June. The preview evening, which takes place on Wednesday 1st June 7.30 - 9.00pm, promises to be a fabulous evening.
New Walking Festival in Mortimer Country

New Walking Festival in Mortimer Country

14th April 2016

A festival of guided walks: where nature and heritage lead the way In Mortimer Country, North Herefordshire.
Celebrate St George’s Day at Blists Hill Victorian Town

Celebrate St George’s Day at Blists Hill Victorian Town

13th April 2016

The residents of Blists Hill Victorian Town in Shropshire’s Ironbridge Gorge will be celebrating St George, the patron saint of England, over the weekend of 23rd and 24th April, when the streets will be decorated in patriotic red, white and blue. Join-in the patriotic parade, take part in a dragon hunt and see a re-enactment of the famous tale of St George and the Dragon.
Apley Farm Shop’s fifth anniversary

Apley Farm Shop’s fifth anniversary

13th April 2016

Having opened in the coldest winter in decades, when temperatures dropped to -19°C, Apley Farm Shop in Shropshire considers how it’s developed in its first five years
Sausage & Cider Event at Battlefield 1403

Sausage & Cider Event at Battlefield 1403

8th April 2016

Thursday 14th April sees a Sausage and Cider event like no other at Battlefield 1403 Farm Shop. The butchery is renown for its fine sausages but these will be sausages with a difference… Russian Roulette in a pan – are you brave enough? You’ll have no idea of the flavours and one of them just might contain chilli….
Activ8 holiday clubs at farm shop

Activ8 holiday clubs at farm shop

7th April 2016

A holiday club provider has linked up with a local farm shop to provide children with fun outdoor & sporty holiday clubs this summer.
Food Hall of The Year finalists announced

Food Hall of The Year finalists announced

4th April 2016

Farm Shop & Deli Awards shortlist includes Ludlow Food Centre again!
Shrewsbury International Cartoon Festival

Shrewsbury International Cartoon Festival

30th March 2016

Shrewsbury International Cartoon Festival celebrates its 13th year with a shift of format and a strong whiff of ‘LUCK’ as the theme.
 Eggciting Easter Funday at farm shop

Eggciting Easter Funday at farm shop

24th March 2016

A farm shop near Bridgnorth is holding an Easter Funday on Monday 28 March, 10-4pm.