Category: Leisure and culture

1138 Leisure and culture posts found.

Shropshire Museums volunteers shortlisted for West Midlands awards

An image of volunteers digitising collections with the Fossils in Shropshire project.

Shropshire Council’s museums service is delighted to announce that some of its volunteers have been shortlisted for two awards in the fourth…

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New mobile library joins the Shropshire Libraries fleet

An image of a compilation of three photos of the new mobile library that has joined the Shropshire Libraries fleet.

Shropshire Libraries has welcomed a new mobile library to the fleet bringing the total in service to 3. The Sabrina mobile library…

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Stained glass project to be unveiled at Shrewsbury Museum & Art Gallery


Unveiling the results of many months of hard work on Friday 16 August, Shrewsbury Museum & Art Gallery (SM&AG) will be officially…

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Nesscliffe Hillfort set for archaeological dig

An image of an aerial photo of Nesscliffe Hillfort which dates to 500BC.

An archaeological dig is set to take place at Nesscliffe Hillfort as we look to learn more about the history of the…

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A fabulous night at Comedy, Magic and Song event


Join Paul Rushworth for another charity event of comedy, magic and song at The Lord Hill Hotel on Thursday 12 September, 2019.…

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First World War Shropshire walks book on sale now

An image of the front cover of the First World War Shropshire war walks book that was produced by Shropshire Council.

Shropshire Archives has published a book bringing together descriptions of 16 walks across the county, all relating to World War One stories,…

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Treasure declared by Shropshire Coroner

An image of the silver medieval brooch found in Shropshire. It has been declared as treasure.

Mr. Ellery, HM Senior Coroner for Shropshire, Telford and the Wrekin, held two Treasure inquests today investigating the circumstances of two recently…

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Severn Valley Country Park recognised as one of the UK’s best green spaces

An image of the River Severn sat in the lush Severn Valley running through Severn Valley Country Park. The Park is going to be receiving a children's play area as part of the Unlocking the Severn project.

Severn Valley Country Park in Shropshire has been recognised by the Green Flag Award Scheme as one of the very best in…

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Shrewsbury Flower Show 2019 – parking and transport arrangements on Friday 9 and Saturday 10 August 2019


Shropshire Council is reminding people about parking arrangements in Shrewsbury town centre on the days of the Shrewsbury Flower Show, held on…

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Shrewsbury Castle Dig Diary: Day Nine – Military Arrowhead found!


Day nine of the dig at Shrewsbury Castle proved one of the wettest yet, but the weather didn’t stop the team from…

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