What's on in Shropshire

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Showing Off

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Contemporary Craft Show with designer makers from the Shropshire Guild of Contemporary Craft & the Worcestershire Guild of Contemporary Craft showing and selling their work.
Ludlow Castle Beacon Rooms, Castle Square, Ludlow SY8 1AY
Sat 16 Oct 21

The History of Soul

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The History of Soul is a celebration of Soul music through the decades. A night transporting you through the greatest eras of Soul.
The Place Telford, Limes Walk, Oakengates, Telford TF2 6EP
Thu 14 Oct 21

Weston Park - Antique and home show

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Weston Park is an outstanding venue with a real presence and great reputation in it's local area.
Weston Park, Weston Under Lizard TF11 8LE
Sat 9 Oct 21

Appledore - Open Garden for NGS

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Appledore adjoins neighbouring garden Offcot. It has gone through extensive changes and is managed by Tom Pountney from Offcot.
Appledore, Oswestry SY10 8EF
Fri 8 Oct 21

Offcot - Open Garden for NGS

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A cottage garden with lots of winding pathways leading to different focal points. The garden is packed with a wide range of evergreen and deciduous trees and shrubs and underplanted with herbaceous...
Offcot, Kinnerley SY10 8EF
Fri 8 Oct 21

Joel Dommett: Unapologetic (If That's OK?)

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*New date* Rescheduled from Friday 9 October 2020. Join Joel as he brings you bang up to date on his life since his last live show!
The Place Telford, Theatre Square, Oakengates, Telford TF2 6EP
Thu 7 Oct 21

Loyiso Gola ‘Pop Culture'

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Hot on the heels of his 2021 Netflix hour special, ‘Unlearning’, released earlier this year to much critical acclaim - Double Emmy Award nominated comedian Loyiso Gola has announced a U.K.
Royal Pier -Marine Terrace, Aberystwyth SY23 2AZ
Sat 2 Oct 21

40's Day at The Golden Ball, in support of The Ironbridge WWII Weekend

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1940s Day at the Golden Ball 2nd October 2021 (12:00 – until close) Period vehicles, living history displays and 40s dancing and music.
The Golden Ball Inn, 1 Newbridge Road, Ironbridge TF8 7BA
Sat 2 Oct 21

Oktoberfest

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Shrewsbury's very own Oktoberfest, happening on Friday October 1st & Saturday 2nd In Shrewsbury Quarry!
The Quarry Park, Shrewsbury SY1 1JA
Fri 1 Oct 21

The Stars Of Irish Country Show

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*New date* Postponed from Wednesday 23 September 2020. Following a sell out tour last year to nightly standing ovations...
The Place Telford, Theatre Square, Oakengates, Telford TF2 6EP
Thu 30 Sep 21

Telford Drinks Festival

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Telford Drinks Festival Telford Drinks Festival, Oktoberfest, incorporating the 48th Telford Beer Festival! Although it may not be as big as our usual festivals, by post-lockdown standards, it’s still one of the biggest...
Crown Inn, Market Street, Oakengates, TELFORD, Shropshire TF2 6EA
Thu 30 Sep 21

Shrewsbury Flea - Antique & Collectors Fair

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SHREWSBURY FLEA - Antique and collectors fair is a fabulous mixture of Antiques and collectables, antique furniture, vintage clothing & fabrics, architectural salvage, reclamation and just that
West Mid Showground, Berwick Road, Shrewsbury SY1 2PF
Sat 25 Sep 21

Ginger and Spice Festival 2021

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Ginger and Spice Festival 2021 The annual, award winning Ginger & Spice Festival is taking place on Saturday 25th September 2021 in Market Drayton – the Home of Gingerbread – in Shropshire.
Cheshire Street (town centre), Market Drayton TF9 1PH
Sat 25 Sep 21

Omid Djalili: The Good Times Tour

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After experimenting with a Zoom gig where he got muted by 639 people and a Drive-in gig where Omid witnessed an audience member get out his car, attach a hose pipe to his exhaust and feed it through
The Place Telford, Theatre Square, Oakengates, Telford TF2 6EP
Wed 22 Sep 21

Stephen Austin plays Wurlitzer Theatre Organ in Shrewsbury

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Shropshire Theatre Organ Trust event: Stephen Austin plays Wurlitzer Theatre Organ at The Buttermarket in Shrewsbury for our concert. Everyone welcome for some live theatre organ entertainment.
Howard Street, Shrewsbury SY1 2LF
Sun 19 Sep 21

Lesley Garrett, A Diva and a piano

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Britain’s most popular soprano will be at The Severn Theatre in Shrewsbury for an evening of song, reminiscence, and chat.
Severn Theatre , Shrewsbury SY3 8FT
Sun 19 Sep 21

Global Grooves @ Cae Glas Park

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Heritage Open Day: Free family music in the award winning Cae Glas Park. The ever popular Global Grooves Music in the Park for those who just want to chill with their festival goodies from Oswestry...
Cae Glas Park, Church Street, Oswestry SY11 2SS
Sun 19 Sep 21

Craft Weekend at the Castle

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Heritage Open Day: Come and browse the stalls at our Craft Fair Weekend at Whittington Castle. Craft Weekend at the Castle – over 40 stalls selling hand crafted items, which will include some food...
Whittington Castle Preservation Trust, Whittington Castle, Castle Street, Whittington, Oswestry SY11 4DF
Sat 18 Sep 21

The Chicago Blues Brothers - A Night at The Movies - Postponed

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*NEW DATE* postponed from 19 November 2020 Direct from London’s west end, join the Chicago Blues Brothers and their 11 piece band, for a brand new 2-hour all singing, all dancing hit parade
The Place Telford, Theatre Square, Oakengates, Telford TF2 6EP
Sat 18 Sep 21

Oswestry Antique & Collectors Fair

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Oswestry Antique and Collector Fair is situated in the heart of Shropshire at Oswestry Showground which is a 36 acres site with THREE LARGE exhibition halls in a prime position on the A495.
Oswestry Showground, Whittington, Oswestry, Shropshire SY11 4AB
Sat 18 Sep 21

Oswestry Town Museum Shropshire Fidget Pie Bake-Off

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Heritage Open Day: Oswestry Town Museum invite you to Bake a Fidget Pie. Entry confirmations must be with Oswestry Town Museum by 10th September.
Oswestry Town Museum, The Guildhall, Bailey Head, Oswestry SY11 1PZ
Sat 18 Sep 21

Dog Day Afternoon

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Our Charity Music Day is back, with a grand variety of musical performers from 4p.m. on stages inside and out.
Crown Inn, Market Street, Oakengates, TELFORD, Shropshire TF2 6EA
Sat 18 Sep 21

The Oswestry Food and Drink Festival

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Heritage Open Day: Oswestry Food and Drink Festival takes to the streets of Oswestry for 2 day, September 18th & 19th 2021. It’s free, fun and tasty.
Powis Hall Market, Bailey Head, Oswestry SY11 1PZ
Sat 18 Sep 21

The Bishop`s Castle Railway Weighbridge Project

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Heritage Open Day: View the Bishop`s Castle Railway Collection in the restored Railway Weighbridge Building; the last railway building on the site of the Bishop`s Castle Railway Station.
Bishops Castle Railway Society Co. Ltd, The Old Weighbridge, Station Street, Bishops Castle SY9 5AQ
Sat 18 Sep 21

Priorslee & St Georges Beer Festival 2021

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Priorslee & St Georges Beer Festival 2021 Fri 17th and Sat 18th September 2021. The Priorslee & St Georges Beer Festival is a fantastic local festival run by your local 1st Priorslee & St Georges scout group.
1st Priorslee & St Georges Scout HQ, Snedshill Way, Priorslee, Telford TF2 9QQ
Fri 17 Sep 21

ELO Again

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ELO AGAIN are back with their stunning 'Re-Discovery Tour’ celebrating the truly universal music of Jeff Lynne and the Electric Light Orchestra.
The Place Telford, Theatre Square, Oakengates, Telford TF2 6EP
Fri 17 Sep 21

John Challis - Only Fools and Boycie

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Enjoy an intimate evening with John Challis, one of the nation's greatest comedy actors, best known as Boycie in BBC1's Only Fools and Horses.
The Place Telford, Limes Walk, Oakengates, Telford TF2 6EP
Thu 16 Sep 21

Delbury Hall Walled Garden - Open Garden for NGS

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A two acre early Victorian Walled Garden with large herbaceous borders, a vegetable and a herb garden, shrubbery, vines and very old fruit trees.
Delbury Hall Walled Garden, Diddlebury SY7 9DH
Sun 12 Sep 21

Autumn Plant Fair at Weston Park on Sunday 12th September 2021

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Weston Park Autumn Plant Hunters’ Fair will take place on Sunday 12th September. It’s just £3.00 to access the plant fair, gardens and parkland.
Weston Park, Weston-under-Lizard, Nr. Shifnal TF11 8LE
Sun 12 Sep 21

Greek Orthodox Church of the Holy Fathers of Nicea

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Heritage Open Day: The Greek Orthodox Church of the Holy Fathers of Nicea stands on a unique site used for worship for at least 4,000 years.
The Greek Orthodox Church of the Holy Fathers of Nicea, Dove Close, Sutton, Shrewsbury SY2 6FB
Sun 12 Sep 21

Y dolydd - Llanfyllin Workhouse 4th Food Fair with the Cadw Open Doors Events

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Heritage Open Day: Llanfyllin Workhouse 4th Food Fair with the Cadw Open Doors Events, showcasing the best in locally produced food and drink with a wide range of produce available to sample.
Y Dolydd, Llanfyllin Workhouse, Llanfyllin SY22 5LD
Sun 12 Sep 21

Llanymynech Limeworks Heritage Area

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Heritage Open Day: Guided walks and Lime-slaking demonstrations The Llanymynech Heritage Area is considered to stretch from the canal side at Llanymynech, the associated kilns, up the tramways which
LLanymynech Heritage Area, North Road, Llanymynech SY22 6EZ
Sun 12 Sep 21

Gilbert and Gordon, the latest news a talk held at Oswestry Town Museum.

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Heritage Open Day: An informative update on The Gordon and Gilbert project since last year. This talk is being held at Oswestry Town Museum and the speaker for this talk is Mark Hignett.
Oswestry Town Museum, The Guild Hall, Bailey Head, Oswestry SY11 1PZ
Sat 11 Sep 21

All about HODs and Oswestry at Oswestry Town Museum

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Heritage Open Day: This talk about The Heritage Open Days and how Oswestry has embraced the annual festival to promote its heritage and History by Mark Hignett All about The Heritage Open days and
Oswestry Town Museum, The Guildhall, Bailey Head, Oswestry SY11 1PZ
Sat 11 Sep 21

The Landmark Trust Public Open Days - The White House

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The Landmark Trust Public Open Days - The White House The White House belonged to the Stedmans, who had lived here from soon after 1300 in a nearly unbroken line.
The White House, Aston Munslow, Craven Arms, Shropshire SY7 9ER
Sat 11 Sep 21

Shrewsbury Flaxmill Maltings - Manga Exhibition in the Dye House

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Heritage Open Day: Our Visitor Centre will be open, as well as the Dye House which will host some displays and interpretation information and a special showcase art exhibition from the New Wave
Friends of Flaxmill Maltings, Spring Gardens, Shrewsbury SY1 2SZ
Sat 11 Sep 21

Shrewsbury Drapers Hall Open Day and Talk - Heritage Trail

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Heritage Open Day: Visit Drapers Hall built 1575 - see the original furniture - listen to the talk on the history of the Shrewsbury Wool Merchants and their Hall.
Shrewsbury Drapers Company, Drapers Hall, St. Marys Place, Shrewsbury SY1 1DZ
Sat 11 Sep 21

History of Melverley Church - A Talk

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Heritage Open Day: Hear all about St Peter’s Church in Melverley and its fascinating history, as a beautiful 12th Century church on the Welsh border.
St. Peter’s Church, Church Lane, Melverley SY10 8PJ
Sat 11 Sep 21

Tanat Valley Light Railway & Nant Mawr Visitor Centre

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Heritage Open Day: TVLR is a small local heritage railway charity catering for family visits, lots to see and do including nature walks, quirky railway vehicles including an original BMW Isetta
Nant Mawr Visitor Centre, Nant Mawr, Oswestry SY10 9HW
Sat 11 Sep 21

Edible Landscape

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Heritage Open Day: Scrump Shropshire apples and explore the medieval churchyard of St Martin's in Preston Gubbals.
St Martins Church, Preston Gubbals, Shrewsbury SY4 3AN
Fri 10 Sep 21

Food and Local Community History at Melverley Church

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Heritage Open Day: Hear all about St Peter’s Church in Melverley and its fascinating history, as a beautiful 12th Century church on the Welsh border.
St. Peter’s Church, Church Lane, Melverley SY10 8PJ
Fri 10 Sep 21

24-hour Football

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24-hour Football On Friday 10th September, Shrewsbury Town in the Community will host their first ever 24-hour football match on their brand new 3G pitch facility.
Shrewsbury Town Football Club, Montgomery Waters Meadow, Oteley Road, Shrewsbury SY2 6ST
Fri 10 Sep 21

A Church lost in time

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Heritage Open Day: A Chapel of Ease to the Abbey at Much Wenlock with a 12th century font full of demonic masks and greenery Located in Linley, meaning Lime Wood, it is built entirely from local
St Leonard’s Church, Linley Wood, Broseley TF12 5JT
Fri 10 Sep 21

St. Oswald’s Church, Oswestry - Exhibition 'Feasts, Festivals & Fasts '

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Heritage Open Day: An exhibition at St Oswald’s Church looking at foods associated with Feasts, Festivals and Fasts.
St. Oswalds Parish Church, Church Street, Oswestry SY11 2SY
Fri 10 Sep 21

The Life of Thomas Cooke of Ye Olde Shoppe born 1812

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Heritage Open Day: A YouTube video regarding the conviction and transportation of Thomas Cooke of Whitchurch.
12A St. Marys Street, Whitchurch SY13 1QY
Fri 10 Sep 21

Oswestry Town Museum HODs

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Heritage Open Day: Volunteer led local museum dedicated to telling the story of Oswestry and its surrounding villages through its people, the museum also acts as the hub for all of the HOD events in
Oswestry Town Museum, The Guildhall, Bailey Head, Oswestry SY11 1PZ
Fri 10 Sep 21

St Mary the Virgin, Shrewsbury

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Heritage Open Day: An ancient church with world famous stained glass with landscapes viewed by their creators The spire of St Mary's is one of the tallest in England and for over 500 years it
St Mary’s Street, Shrewsbury SY1 1DX
Fri 10 Sep 21

Girls Just Wanna Have Fun

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From the writers of the hit comedy Hormonal Housewives, Girls Just Wanna Have Fun is the brand-new musical comedy show that does exactly what it says on the tin.
The Place Telford, Limes Walk, Oakengates, Telford TF2 6EP
Thu 9 Sep 21

Telford Comedy Club

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Telford Comedy Club This month, we bring you Patrick Draper, supported by (amongst others) Wayne Beese, Sarah Lloyd, Nia Lloyd Williams and, your compere, Dan Collins.
Crown Inn, Market Street, Oakengates, TELFORD, Shropshire TF2 6EA
Thu 9 Sep 21

Wollerton Old Hall - Open Garden for NGS

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4-acre garden created around C16 house (not open). Formal structure creates variety of gardens each with own colour theme and character.
Wollerton Old Hall, Market Drayton TF9 3NA
Wed 8 Sep 21

Things to do in Shropshire