What's on in Shropshire

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David Lobban at the Mighty Wurlitzer in Shrewsbury

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Shropshire Theatre Organ Trust presents a live theatre organ concert at The Buttermarket in Shrewsbury when David Lobban of Blackpool Tower Ballroom fame plays the MIghty Wurlitzer theatre organ.
The Buttermarket, Howard Street, Shrewsbury SY1 2LF
Sun 21 Nov 21

Goldie Lookin Chain

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Goldie Lookin Chain 'Straight out of Lockdown'. Artists performing: Goldie Lookin' Chain. Tickets avaiable.
Aberystwyth Arts Centre, Aberystwyth SY23 3DE
Sat 20 Nov 21

Fruit Tree Pruning Workshop

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Join Karen Limbrick for a hands on fruit tree pruning session. Karen is one of the 2018 Garden Organic/Three Counties Traditional Orchard Project ‘Orchard Champions’ and a member of Marcher Apple...
Shropshire Hills Discovery Centre, Craven Arms SY7 9RS
Sat 20 Nov 21

Paw Patrol The Movie - Film Night

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When their biggest rival, Humdinger, starts wreaking havoc as the mayor of Adventure City, Ryder and everyone’s favourite heroic pups kick into high gear to face the challenge.
Shropshire Hills Discovery Centre, Craven Arms SY7 9RS
Sat 20 Nov 21

Shrewsbury Symphony Orchestra

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Shrewsbury Symphony Orchestra Autumn Concert, featuring Elgar's Cello Concerto with soloist Graham Walker After a stunning concert at the castle this summer, Shrewsbury Symphony Orchestra
Christ Church, Glebe Road, Bayston Hill, Shrewsbury SY3 0PZ
Wed 17 Nov 21

Osweatry 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 13 Nov 21

The Marches Choir Present Haydn's Creation

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On Saturday 13th November, The Marches Choir, conducted by Alistair Auld, will present Haydn's Creation.
St John’s Church, Bishops Castle SY7 8AZ
Sat 13 Nov 21

Telford Comedy Club

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Telford Comedy Club From 7.30 p.m. (doors), we host comedians on the second Thursday of each month. This time (postponed from April 2020), we bring you Che Burnley, supported by (amongst others) Mike Keenan and Damon...
Crown Inn, Market Street, Oakengates, TELFORD, Shropshire TF2 6EA
Thu 11 Nov 21

Rock for Heroes

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And we’re back! After what can only be described as an unprecedented year, the incredible Rock for Heroes is back on the road for 2021; bringing the perfect combination of your favourite Rock songs...
The Place Telford Limes Walk Oakengates Telford TF2 6EP
Thu 11 Nov 21

Through The Rain: A Celebration of Barry Manilow

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Very Few performers have an effect on the modern pop culture that this man has. As a performer, as a writer and as a boundary breaker!
The Place Telford Limes Walk Oakengates Telford TF2 6EP
Wed 10 Nov 21

Vintage Fayre in support of Ironbridge WWII Weekend

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Vintage Fayre 7th November 2021 (10:00 – 16:00) Clothes, curios and militaria stalls. £2 entrance (under 12’s free) The Anstice, 1 Anstice Square Madeley, Shropshire TF7 5BD 07470...
The Anstice, 1 Anstice Square Madeley TF7 5BD
Sun 7 Nov 21

Official Secrets - Flicks in the Sticks

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The gripping true story of Katharine Gun, whose job at GCHQ involves routine handling of classified information.
Shropshire Hills Discovery Centre, Craven Arms SY7 9RS
Sat 6 Nov 21

Frost Fair

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With a wide selection of handmade crafts and Christmas gifts from talented Shropshire crafts people, you’re sure to find that special gift for your family and friends.
Shropshire Hills Discovery Centre, Craven Arms SY7 9RS
Sat 6 Nov 21

Live Music - PigDaze

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Live Music - PigDaze These saviours of skufflepunk peddle a distinctive mix of punk, ska, skiffle & folk. Fuelled by strong drink and a righteous sense of social justice, the jury is out on whether they are a horrible...
Crown Inn, Market Street, Oakengates, TELFORD, Shropshire TF2 6EA
Sat 6 Nov 21

Winter Fair Shrewsbury

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Join us on Saturday 6th November 2021 at St Marys Church, right in the centre of the Shrewsbury. The event is open from 10am until 4pm and entrance is free!
St Marys Church St Marys Street, Shrewsbury SY1 1DX
Sat 6 Nov 21

SDC presents John Godber's comedy classic, Bouncers

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SDC presents John Godber’s comedy classic, Bouncers Set in a night club during the 1980s, Bouncers is a hilarious, fast-moving, raw and physical play about an evening on the town seen from the viewpoint of four men on the door – Lucky Eric, Jedd, Les
Theatre Severn, Frankwell Quary, Shrewsbury SY3 8FT
Wed 3 Nov 21

Halloween Crafts

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Join us for a self led trail of spooky crafts and activities this Halloween between 11am and 3pm. Booking essential.
Shropshire Hills Discovery Centre, Craven Arms SY7 9RS
Sun 31 Oct 21

Bonfire and Firework Display

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With thanks to Britpart for their generous sponsorship, our charity fundraiser bonfire is back this year with a big bang!
Shropshire Hills Discovery Centre, Craven Arms SY7 9RS
Sat 30 Oct 21

Swap trash for treats at the Trashconverter - On the go recycling

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Come and see the new bright, colourful and eye-catching bins that have been installed in Telford Town Park from Friday 29 October, as a new on-the-go recycling initiative is launched by environmental
Telford Town Park Visitor Centre, Hinkshay Road, Telford TF4 3
Fri 29 Oct 21

October Half Term Activity - Bones!

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As the skeletons come out for Halloween, we are exploring bones! Investigate owl pellets, our impressive mammoth skeleton and learn about the human skeleton!
Shropshire Hills Discovery Centre, Craven Arms SY7 9RS
Mon 25 Oct 21

Market Drayton Winter Fair

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Market Drayton Winter Fair Market Drayton Winter Fair is back! Join us on Sunday 24th October 2021 @festivaldraytoncentre As always, lots of fabulous Traders will be bringing an outstanding variety of products to delight...
Festival Drayton Centre, Frogmore Road, Market Drayton TF9 3AX
Sun 24 Oct 21

Autumn Apple Day

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Come along to celebrate the apple. Check out our apple pressing and apple jelly making demos. Get crafty with apples in our family activity.
Shropshire Hills Discovery Centre, Craven Arms SY7 9RS
Sun 24 Oct 21

The Tannahill weavers

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The Tannahill weavers Traditional Celtic music at its best! With fire-driven instrumentals, topical songs, haunting ballads and a good dose of humour!
Birchmeadow Centre Birchmeadow Road TF12 5LP
Sat 23 Oct 21

Dorothy Clive Garden - Open Garden for NGS

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12 informal acres, incl superb woodland garden, alpine scree, gravel garden, fine collection of trees and spectacular flower borders.
Dorothy Clive Garden, Market Drayton TF9 4EU
Sat 23 Oct 21

The Addams Family Musical

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The Addams Family are coming to Telford! This hilarious, sentimental, gleefully dark musical features the creepiest and kookiest family around!
The Place Telford Limes Walk Oakengates Telford TF2 6EP
Sat 23 Oct 21

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

Things to do in Shropshire