Category: Leisure and culture

1116 Leisure and culture posts found.

Make Music Day performance at Shrewsbury Library on Friday 21 June

20/06/2019
Make Music Day UK logo

Make Music Day is the world’s largest annual music festival, with free events in more than 800 cities across 120 countries. As…

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Museum of myth and fable to return to Shrewsbury after 18 years

18/06/2019
An image of an alleyway in Shrewsbury town centre. These streets will feature in Mythstories shut story walks.

Mythstories museum of myth and fable is set to return to Shrewsbury after 18 years away to run a series of Shut…

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Runners galore at Severn Valley Country Park

12/06/2019
An image of runners starting the Severn Valley Trail Run at Severn Valley Country Park.

A scenic off-road run organised by Shropshire Council has been hailed a huge success with over 400 entrants taking part in the…

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Support Armed Forces Day on Saturday 29 June 2019

11/06/2019
A picture of two members of a parachute display team holding the Armed Forces Flag in mid-air.

Shropshire Council is inviting businesses in Shrewsbury to take part in a military themed window display competition to mark this year’s Armed…

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Folk at the Farm festival coming to Acton Scott Historic Working Farm

10/06/2019
An image of Acton Scott Historic Working Farm taken by a drone. Acton Scott Historic Working Farm will be hosting the Folk at the Farm festival

A new one-day festival is coming to Acton Scott Historic Working Farm in July, when Folk at the Farm celebrates Shropshire’s fantastic…

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Drawn of the Dead – Experience the comic art work of The Walking Dead

07/06/2019
An image of the comic art by Charlie Adlard from the Walking Dead that features in the Drawn of the Dead exhibition at Shrewsbury Museum and Art Gallery.

Drawn of the Dead is open at Shrewsbury Museum & Art Gallery (SM&AG) and celebrates the work of the comic artist behind…

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Blog: Volunteering at Severn Valley Country Park – What it means to me

03/06/2019
An image of a volunteer at Severn Valley Country Park.

Volunteering does not mean “doing something for nothing” because you get a lot back in return. I began to volunteer for just…

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Nine new cygnets come swanning in at Severn Valley Country Park

01/06/2019
An image of nine cygnets with a mature swan on the river at Severn Valley Country Park. A volunteer led project at Severn Valley Country Park to reclaim the wetlands saw the arrivals of the swans.

Celebrations are in the air at Severn Valley Country Park after a pair of swans produced a bevy of nine cygnets following…

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Volunteers from Wayfarers help out at community music festival in Market Drayton

31/05/2019
Wayfarers people at music festival

A team of people who attend Wayfarers, an adult day care centre in Market Drayton, helped out at The Rock and Bowl…

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Get involved with Shropshire’s Great Outdoors at Volunteer Taster event

22/05/2019
An image of volunteer groups tree planting with Shropshire Council's outdoor partnerships team.

As part of National Volunteer Week, Shropshire Councils Outdoor Partnerships service are holding a volunteer taster event to give you the chance…

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