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Ludlow Spring Festival

Ludlow Spring Festival

11th May 2017

With only a day to go, here is the essential last minute information you’ll need to plan your visit.
Dementia Awareness Day at Blists Hill Victorian Town

Dementia Awareness Day at Blists Hill Victorian Town

9th May 2017

Blists Hill Victorian Town in Shropshire is marking National Dementia Awareness Week, 14th – 20th May, by inviting those living with dementia and their carers to come and enjoy a visit to Blists Hill Victorian Town on Friday, 19th May at a very special price of just £5 per couple.
Apley cheese wins gold - 60 years after its first award

Apley cheese wins gold - 60 years after its first award

9th May 2017

The Apley cheese has just won a gold award at the Artisan Cheese Awards. Lady Hamilton, Marketing Manager of Apley Farm Shop, explained, “At Apley Farm Shop, we’re all incredibly proud & excited, but it's really Martin & Beth Moyden who are the proudest. The cheese won a similar award when it was first made in the building which is now the Creamery Café, 1956-65. So it is extra special to see it win again, over 50 years later, this time made by Mr Moyden near Market Drayton in Shropshire.”
   Marathon men raise £100k to commemorate 100 years of the RAF

Marathon men raise £100k to commemorate 100 years of the RAF

4th May 2017

Two trustees of the RAF Museum are pulling on their walking boots to tackle the equivalent of five marathons in five days (8-12 May 2017) to raise £100,000 to commemorate the RAF’s centenary in 2018.
Thousands of bikers to head from Shrewsbury to Cosford on Sunday 30 April in Bike4Life charity ride

Thousands of bikers to head from Shrewsbury to Cosford on Sunday 30 April in Bike4Life charity ride

19th April 2017

15/03/2017 / Leave a comment / Permalink Thousands of bikers to head from Shrewsbury to Cosford on Sunday 30 April in Bike4Life charity ride Related topics: Highways and environmental maintenance Road users are being warned to expect some disruption in and around Shrewsbury on the morning of Sunday 30 April 2017, as the Bike4Life Midlands Air Ambulance charity motorbike ride heads out from the Meole Brace Park & Ride site to RAF Cosford, via the A5 and M54.
Spring Antiques and Vintage Weekend at Oswestry Showground

Spring Antiques and Vintage Weekend at Oswestry Showground

13th April 2017

Situated in 37 rolling acres in the heart of Shropshire, Oswestry Showground is the home of Amulet Fairs.
Eat, draw and be funny

Eat, draw and be funny

13th April 2017

This year’s Shrewsbury Cartoon Festival offers a veritable feast of cartooning as we tackle the theme of ‘Food and Drink’.
Easter treat fundraiser for Severn Hospice

Easter treat fundraiser for Severn Hospice

7th April 2017

A big-hearted Shropshire caravan and motorhome dealership has come up with an Easter treat to raise money for the Severn Hospice.
Cosford serves up another tasty festival

Cosford serves up another tasty festival

6th April 2017

A tasty line-up of over 90 local producers has been announced for this year’s Cosford Food Festival, which promises to serve up the very best food and drink the Midland’s has to offer. Popular favorites on the food festival scene as well as brand new local producers are all on board for this year’s festival, which takes place on 22-23 July 2017.
Record start to the year for Ludlow touring park

Record start to the year for Ludlow touring park

4th April 2017

A popular touring caravan park on the edge of the historic South Shropshire market town of Ludlow is reporting a record start to the new season.