Category: Leisure, culture and heritage

1356 Leisure, culture and heritage posts found.

Arts Cafe online event on Tuesday 20 April to feature Disability Arts Shropshire

Person doing arts mentoring

The next Arts Café online event is Tuesday 20 April 2021 at 6pm to 8pm via Zoom, featuring a talk and workshop led…

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Coronavirus: New pick up points set-up for free Covid lateral flow test kits in Shropshire


Everyone across Shropshire will now be able to pick up free lateral flow Covid-19 home testing kits from sites across the county.  The new collection points…

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Coronavirus: Leisure facilities, gyms and libraries among council facilities to reopen

Church Stretton Leisure Centre

Leisure facilities, gyms, libraries and select outdoor attractions managed by Shropshire Council can reopen from Monday 12 April 2021. The facilities will…

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Coronavirus: Theatre Severn to receive over £500,000 from Culture Recovery Fund

Theatre Severn, Shrewsbury

Theatre Severn, Shrewsbury has received a grant of £532,978 from the Government’s £1.57 billion Culture Recovery Fund to help the organisation recover…

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Search begins for specialist to lead Lord Hill statue fundraising


Shropshire Council has started the search for a specialist to lead a fundraising campaign for restoration work to the statue of Lord…

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News from our partners: Blooming lovely! Ellesmere garden tribute to charity’s founders

People in Jebb Garden

News from our partners Ellesmere Sculpture Initiative Work is nearing completion on the final phase of a landmark project at Ellesmere to…

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Outdoor sports facilities to reopen at Shropshire Council leisure centres

An image of Roman Road Sports Centre. Outdoor sports facilities can reopen at leisure centres from 29 March 2021.

Outdoor sports and activities can return to Shropshire Council-run leisure centres from Monday (29 March 2021), in accordance with the Government’s roadmap…

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A Tale of Two Libraries: when Shrewsbury Library meets its American namesake


You are invited to join an online event as the power of the written – and spoken – word travels the Atlantic …

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Coronavirus: Symptom-free testing centre to open at Theatre Severn in Shrewsbury

Theatre Severn in Shrewsbury

A new symptom-free Covid-19 testing centre will open its doors in Theatre Severn on Tuesday (23 March)  The new–testing centre will be open from 8am to 4pm on Tuesdays…

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Census 2021 support available this Sunday, delivered by Shropshire Libraries

People in a wood - illustrating community work

Census 2021 support will be available from Shropshire Libraries on Census Day this Sunday 21 March 2021 from 10am to 4pm. People can…

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