Category: Leisure, culture and heritage

1213 Leisure, culture and heritage posts found.

Have your say: Shropshire’s Great Outdoors annual public survey

Image of two walkers on Bromlow Callow, Shropshire with bright skies, green fields and hedgrows.

Shropshire’s Great Outdoors are asking for your feedback about rights of way, parks, play areas and countryside so they can understand what…

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Chance to see behind the scenes and celebrate the work of volunteers at Shropshire Archives

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 Archives are offering you the chance to see behind the scenes on Saturday 21 March 2020 at their volunteers showcase event.…

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British Museum acquires internationally significant 3,000-year-old gold pendant, found in Shropshire

An image of the Bronze Age gold bulla that was found in Shropshire in 2018. The bula could potentially hold international importance due to it's rarity.

Rare and extraordinarily well-preserved gold sun pendant (or bulla) dating to BCE 1000-800 discovered by metal detectorist. A masterpiece of European Bronze…

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Tree thinning work to take place at Shrewsbury Castle


Tree management works are set to be undertaken at Shrewsbury Castle. The works will involve pruning and thinning of existing overgrown areas…

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Theatre Severn, Shrewsbury: performances going ahead – flooding and parking information


A severe flood warning is currently in place for Shrewsbury (Wednesday 26 February 2020 afternoon) but river levels are now receding and…

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Quarry Swimming and Fitness Centre, Shrewsbury – update 13 Feb 9.45am

Road closure outside Quarry Swimming and Fitness Centre

Shropshire Council are continuing to assess the extent of the repair work at Shrewsbury’s Quarry Swimming and Fitness Centre, following the damage…

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Quarry Swimming and Fitness Centre in Shrewsbury remains closed: damage being further assessed

Road closure outside Quarry Swimming and Fitness Centre

Quarry Swimming and Fitness Centre in Shrewsbury will remain closed for at least a week, whilst further inspection of the roof and…

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Arts café event at Qube in Oswestry on Tuesday 18 February

"Overlapping Borders" art

Artists, community and voluntary art organisations, and anyone interested in the arts are invited to attend an arts network event on Tuesday…

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Mayor to share writing tips at Shrewsbury Library event

An image of Phil Gillam who is taking part in the Shrewsbury Library Writers' Lab in February 2020.

Shrewsbury Library is inviting you to join the mayor, Phil Gillam at the latest edition of their successful Writers’ Lab event on…

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Two options for future swimming provision in Shrewsbury to be considered

A picture of a swimmer to depict an example of leisure facilities

Shropshire Council’s Cabinet will next week (12 February 2020) be asked to agree that two options for future swimming provision in Shrewsbury…

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