Category: Leisure, culture and heritage

1213 Leisure, culture and heritage posts found.

Council agrees plan to complete Ludlow Assembly Rooms renovation

Ludlow Assembly Rooms

Shropshire councillors have agreed a plan to ensure that a project to renovate, refurbish and revitalise Ludlow Assembly Rooms is concluded at…

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Christmas opening times at Shrewsbury Museum & Art Gallery

An image of the front of Shrewsbury Museum & Art Gallery in The Square.

Shrewsbury Museum & Art Gallery (SM&AG) is once again to remain open over the Christmas and New Year period for limited hours.…

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Successful Human Library supports Shropshire residents and challenges stigma


As we approach the end of 2019, we mark the conclusion of the second year of Shropshire Libraries successful partnership with the…

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Rare medieval gold coin donated to Shropshire Museums

An image of the rare gold angel that is now on display at Shrewsbury Museum & Art Gallery

Shropshire Council’s museums service has acquired a rare gold coin that is now on display in the Medieval Gallery at Shrewsbury Museum…

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Anglo-Saxon pottery identified from Shrewsbury Castle dig

An image of the team who carried out the first ever excavation at Shrewsbury Castle

As work analysing the results of last July’s excavation at Shrewsbury Castle progresses, pottery from one of the pits found by the…

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Shropshire Council to plant trees at Corbet Wood

An image of the woodland at Corbet Wood where a tree planting event is to take place on 30 November.

Shropshire Council’s outdoor partnerships team are set to plant up to 50 trees at Corbet Wood on Saturday 30 November 2019 and…

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Map sale at Shropshire Archives

Fulke Greville manuscript

A map sale of Ordnance Survey maps, mostly dated 1900 – 1903, is to take place at Shropshire Archives on Saturday 7…

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Shropshire Council invites you to venue accessibility workshop

An image of people in the foyer at Theatre Severn. A consultation is currently open to help improve access to Theatre Severn and the Old Market Hall cinema.

Shropshire Council is inviting residents to attend a free face-to-face workshop to talk about accessibility to Theatre Severn and the Old Market…

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Shropshire Council to work with cultural sector over new Cultural Strategy

Culture Offer logo

Shropshire Cultural Strategy Working Group (CSWG) are to work with the county’s cultural sector about the development of a new cultural strategy.…

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Discover town’s lost history in new exhibition at Shrewsbury Museum & Art Gallery

An image of a painting of the English Bridge in Shrewsbury by CW Radclyffe in the early nineteenth Century. The painting will feature in the Lost Shrewsbury exhibition at Shrewsbury Museum and Art Gallery.

Discover ‘Lost Shrewsbury’ in the new exhibition at Shrewsbury Museum & Art Gallery (SM&AG) which is set to open on Saturday 23…

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