Help out our feathered friends at a tough time of the year for them. Our ranger team will help you to make your own log or pine cone bird feeder to hang in your garden. All materials will be supplied, just bring your enthusiasm. Booking Not Needed. Children must be accompanied by an adult.
Carding Mill Valley and the Long Mynd, Chalet Pavilion, Carding Mill Valley, Church Stretton
The 27th Shropshire Vintage and Classic Motorcycle Show and Autojumble 2018 at Wistanstow Village Hall. This year the show is in honour of the late Ron Maund (founder of the show). The Guest of Honour is speedway ace Peter Collins MBE. All proceeds to Wistanstow CE Primary School. www.shropshirevintagebikeshow.co.uk
Sat 24th & Sun 25th February
3 Bull Street,
10 am – 5pm
Artist, Printmaker and Author
and hand-made Cards
Rosie Byrd of ’Rosie’s Shop’
Vintage Textiles and Jewellery
and hand-made cards
Bishops Castle Arts Festival 2018
CASTLE ARTISTS EXHIBITION
Public Hall, Station Street, Bishops Castle SY9 5AQ
Showing “Affordable Art”, including paintings, linocuts,
watercolours, textiles, ceramics and cards.
Open on Fri 23, Sat 24 and Sun 25 February 2018
from 10.00 to 5.00 daily.
An Omega care for life 10th anniversary celebration event. A lively programme of family entertainment with music and comedy (suitable for all ages and tastes) hosted by Clare Ashford, BBC Radio Shropshire, with Henry Maybury-Lost Days, Shrewsbury Handbells, Second Wind, Ruth Lewis and Brian T Williams.
See the Attingham fallow deer herd up close as we feed them their winter rations. The eighth Lord Berwick loved his fallow deer herd so much he would often feed them himself - watch us continue this tradition over the winter months.
HARRIET - a UK singer songwriter discovered on the Graham Norton show, who brought tears to Gaby Roslin’s eyes, was chosen by Denise Van Outen as ‘An Artist To Introduce’ and whom global singer, Rumer commented ‘sounds a lot like Karen Carpenter’.
Henry Tudor House
Barracks Passage, Wyle Cop, Shrewsbury
In 2018 the well-loved Carducci celebrate their 21st anniversary. As part of their nationwide ’Bartok 2018’ project, in Shropshire the quartet will present chamber music jewels by Haydn, Brahms, Mendelssohn and Dvorak alongside three of Hungarian Bela Bartok’s influential quartet masterpieces.
The series begins with a flute recital by Leonie Minty with Richard Walker (piano). Look out for Chetham’s School of Music (Fridays March 2, May 11 and November 9), vocal students from Birmingham Conservatoire on April 27 and May 4, a guitar recital by Galina Vale on February 23 and music for harp played by Georgina...
Set in period Seville, with outrageous 18th century costumes that compliment the fizz and flare of Rossini’s musical genius, this production is perfect both for the established operagoer, and those seeking to engage with opera for the first time.
In these days of Diva, dating sites and meet-ups, it’s easy to forget that as recently as fifty years ago, simply finding each other was a real challenge for lesbians. The arrival of the very first lesbian newsletter, Arena Three, in 1964 was a quiet revolution.
University Centre Shrewsbury, Guildhall, Frankwell Quay, Shrewsbury
This year’s talks are being held at the Four Crosses, Bicton, Shrewsbury, SY3 8EF, on the last Friday in every month at 7:30 for 7:45pm, with the exception of December. It is situated on the B4380, between Shrewsbury and Montford Bridge.
At Montgomery Library. A unique photographic exhibition showing life, nature and restoration work on the canal from 1969 to 2017. It combines photographs from Workshops, archives, entries, events and the restoration work carried out by Shropshire Union Canal volunteers.
Sue and Lisa Chapin-Wickwar a Cumbrian singer-songwriting duo, whose debut album “if…” was released in 2015 receiving fabulous reviews and much radio play as well as being runner up for the ’Best Album from a Duo’ category in the FolkWords Album Awards.
Birchmeadow Broseley - best live music venue for miles around
"The Birch" Plays host to Phil Beer multi-instrumentalist. He’s half of the west country’s award winning acoustic duo, Show of Hands, described as a true craftsman, a master musician and consummate performer.
Meeting at Birchmeadow Centre car park (TF12 5LP) located off Birchmeadow Road in Broseley) we will walk to Ironbridge and follow the River Severn passing Buildwas Abbey. On the return to Broseley we will pass along Benthall Edge.
The early bird catches the bargain at our Giant First Saturday Charity sales. We have 7 buildings brimming with bargains from clothing, shoes, linen and accessories and quality ornaments in the pavilion, to crockery and cutlery, bric a brac, games and toys in the large shed, to small items of furniture and garden...
Knowle Sportsground, One mile below Clee Hill Village on Tenbury Wells Road, nr Ludlow
Tonight Duncan Coombs BSc (Hons) will talk to us about “Pandas and Bamboos: Plant hunting in Yunnan and Sichuan”. Botanist and horticulturalist Duncan has undertaken several plant hunting trips to China in the hope of finding a plant new to science.
Voices in Harmony, the friendly Bridgnorth-based community choir, is starting up again after a 5-week break. For the spring and summer there’s a different format - you can come to all the sessions, or just one - whatever suits you!
Astley Abbotts Village Hall, Cross Lane Head, Bridgnorth, Shropshire
Between 12noon and 2pm our local florist, Leanne, will be on hand to teach her everything she needs to know about creating her own spring flower arrangement. Then, from 2pm-3pm we’ll treat her to an indulgent afternoon tea alongside a well-earned glass of fizz. Booking essential - Call 01938 559165.
Monthly 1½ hours singing workshop led by Jane Read. Everyone welcome - come every time or just when you feel like it! We’ll sing rounds and lovely harmony songs and, together, will make a wonderful sound. Everything will be taught by ear, from scratch every time.
The Back Room, Bridgnorth Baptist Church, West Castle St, Bridgnorth