Category: Leisure, culture and heritage

1319 Leisure, culture and heritage posts found.

News from our partners: Soldiers of Shropshire Museum visitor numbers back to normal during September

08/10/2020
A uniform at Soldiers of Shropshire Museum

News from our partners Soldiers of Shropshire Museum Soldiers of Shropshire Museum, based at Shrewsbury Castle, has bucked the trend and has…

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Coronavirus: News from our partners – Shropshire leisure trust announces reopening plans for Quarry, Shrewsbury and Market Drayton centres

08/10/2020
A picture of a swimmer to depict an example of leisure facilities

News from our partners Shropshire Community Leisure Trust Ltd  Shropshire Community Leisure Trust Ltd has announced reopening plans for Market Drayton Swimming…

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New Cultural Strategy for Shropshire to go out for consultation

06/10/2020
An image of Shrewsbury Library.

A new Cultural Strategy, setting out the future ambitions for Shropshire, will go out for consultation after being considered by Cabinet yesterday…

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Celebrating Libraries Week on 5-10 October in Shropshire

30/09/2020
book advertising Libraries Week 5-10 October 2020

Shropshire Libraries is proud to work with world-famous pianist Julian Gargiulo, who is holding a virtual masterclass during the national Libraries Week.…

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#PlantMoreTrees: Shropshire Council to relaunch community tree scheme

29/09/2020
Tree planting

To help achieve its ambition to plant a tree for every resident in the county, Shropshire Council is to bring back the…

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Summer children’s workshops at Theatre Severn praised by participants

28/09/2020
Children at Theatre Severn summer workshops

A series of summer workshops at Shrewsbury’s Theatre Severn have been praised by participants. The venue created and hosted a programme designed…

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Update: Robert Clive Statue in The Square, Shrewsbury

25/09/2020

Steve Charmley, Deputy Leader of Shropshire Council, said: “The Robert Clive Statue has now been an item at three recent council and…

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Shropshire Libraries looking to extend opening hours across the county

25/09/2020
An image of Shrewsbury Library.

Shropshire Libraries now has all 21 libraries open. We know how much your libraries mean to you and the communities we serve.…

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Taking action for nature: protecting wildlife, communities and the environment

24/09/2020
A woody debris dam

Shropshire Council is committed to achieving net-zero carbon by 2030, and recognises that an important part of this is addressing the crisis…

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Castle archaeologists: “We’ve found two castles at Shrewsbury Castle”

24/09/2020
Shrewsbury Castle dig - final day

The second season of excavations at Shrewsbury Castle funded by the Castle Studies Trust finished on Friday 18 September 2020, and the…

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