Category: Leisure, culture and heritage

1576 Leisure, culture and heritage posts found.

Looking for half-term activities inspiration? Shropshire Council has it covered

The Ocean Film Festival is brought to Theatre Severn by the team behind the Banff Mountain Film Festival,

From sports, arts and theatre to nature and exploring the great outdoors there are a host of activities happening at Shropshire Council’s…

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Quarry pool reopening plan agreed by Shropshire Council

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

A £400,000 programme of works to allow the main pool at The Quarry Swimming and Fitness Centre in Shrewsbury to reopen has…

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Shropshire libraries pilot new ways to help people manage their health


Staff at Shropshire libraries are being trained to help people manage their ‘health admin’, under a nationally-run pilot scheme. As part of…

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News from our partners: Triplets work as one to create unique artwork

One of the triplets' colourful landscapes

News from our partners A team of talented triplets are hoping that their unique style of collaborative art will lead to them…

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Shropshire libraries get behind teen reading programme    

Reading Well for teens book composite

Shropshire libraries are getting behind a reading programme for teenagers by stocking all the titles in a list newly released by the…

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News from our partners: Work starts to fix the Caer Caradoc fort

A person on Caer Caradoc paths

News from our partners Shropshire Hills AONB Partnership Work starts next week on ‘Fix the Fort’: repairing the ramparts of the impressive…

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Shropshire Local Mobile service moves to libraries for the winter

Shropshire Local dates in libraries this winter - poster

Shropshire Council’s Shropshire Local Mobile service has moved into libraries across the county this week. Shropshire Local aims to help those in…

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Free weekend of sport and fitness at selected Shropshire leisure centres

Some of the team at The Quarry ready to welcome people for the Big Weekend

Four Shropshire leisure centres are offering a free weekend of fitness and fun, as they stage their second Big Open Weekend of…

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News from our partners: Steve’s fundraising swim to buy back war hero’s medals for Shropshire family


News from our partners Shropshire Community Leisure Trust Ltd Market Drayton swimmer Steve Taylor, 69, is closing in on his target of…

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Libraries celebrate more visitors to Shropshire branches

Libraries Week 2022

People in Shropshire have increased their library visits by 60 per cent since this time last year, and special events have seen…

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