Category: Leisure, culture and heritage

1278 Leisure, culture and heritage posts found.

2020 Nesscliffe Hill archaeological dig rearranged due to COVID-19

22/07/2020
An image of some of the team working in the trench during the archaeological fdig at Nesscliffe Hillfort.

A second excavation of Nesscliffe Hill in Shropshire that was planned to take place this summer has been rearranged for 2021 due…

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Opening hours at Severn Valley Country Park extend as summer holidays activities are introduced

21/07/2020
An image of Severn Valley Country Park which has facilities re-opening.

Opening hours of onsite facilities at Severn Valley Country Park are to be extended from Wednesday 22 July 2020 as families and…

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Phased re-opening of Shropshire Archives to begin on 29 July 2020

21/07/2020
An image of the outside of Shropshire Archives in Shrewsbury. The Archives will be closed for essential behind the scenes work from 8 December 2018 until 18 December 2018.

In line with national guidance and following the results of a recent customer survey, Shropshire Council’s Shropshire Archives is planning a phased…

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Summer holiday activity programme offers fun for all the family

17/07/2020
A picture of some children smiling

Shropshire Council has developed a timetable of activities to help make the summer holidays fun for all the family. The programme offers…

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£137,000 on offer to help Shropshire’s market towns attract visitors

17/07/2020

More than £130,000 is being made available to help Shropshire’s market towns attract and encourage visitors as lockdown measures start to ease.…

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Coronavirus: Shrewsbury Visitor Information Centre now reopen

17/07/2020
Shrewsbury Museum & Art Gallery

The Visitor Information Centre (VIC) in Shrewsbury is now reopen, as Shropshire continues to welcome those travelling to the county for a…

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Waste fire warning for summer season

16/07/2020
Barbecue coals

News in conjunction with our partners Veolia With warmer weather expected as the summer continues, Shropshire Council and Veolia are calling on…

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Get your laugh on with the Summer Reading Challenge

16/07/2020
An image for the Summer Reading Challenge that is launched in Shropshire by Shropshire Libraries.

Shropshire Libraries are inviting children across the county to sign-up for a seriously silly summer with this years’ Summer Reading Challenge. The…

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Coronavirus: Next step in phased reopening of libraries from 20 July

15/07/2020
Shrewsbury Library

Libraries in Shrewsbury, Oswestry and Ludlow will be opening their doors to customers from next Monday (20 July 2020) as the next…

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Coronavirus: Shropshire Archives reopening – customer survey results  

15/07/2020
An image of the outside of Shropshire Archives in Shrewsbury. The Archives will be closed for essential behind the scenes work from 8 December 2018 until 18 December 2018.

Shropshire Council’s Shropshire Archives has now received the results of a customer survey ahead of a planned reopening later this summer. Over…

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