Category Archives: Leisure

Shropshire’s Big Conversation seeks residents’ views on their community

17/02/2017 / Leave a comment / Permalink

Local residents are being asked their views on their community as part of Shropshire Council’s Big Conversation survey. Continue reading »

Shropshire Libraries to extend Shared Memory bags scheme

15/02/2017 / Leave a comment / Permalink

Shropshire Libraries is to launch five new Shared Memory bags at an event at Oswestry Library on Saturday 4 March 2017. Largely funded … Continue reading »

Mere-side bungalow in Ellesmere now available to hire following refurbishment

10/02/2017 / Leave a comment / Permalink

A former house that overlooks The Mere in Ellesmere is now available for local groups and organisations to hire after being given … Continue reading »

Shropshire Archives celebrates national Accreditation

09/02/2017 / Leave a comment / Permalink
National Archive accreditation certificate being presented to Shropshire Council by Jeff James

Shropshire Archives this month celebrated the award of Archive Service Accreditation, the UK quality standard which recognises good performance in all areas … Continue reading »

Health remains a key topic in Shropshire’s Big Conversation

07/02/2017 / Leave a comment / Permalink

With health being high on the agenda both nationally and locally, Shropshire Council is asking all local residents to have their say … Continue reading »

In the running: Shrewsbury Museum & Art Gallery among finalists for local award

07/02/2017 / Leave a comment / Permalink
An image of the inside on Shrewsbury Museum and Art Gallery

Shrewsbury Museum & Art Gallery has been shortlisted as a finalist in the What’s On Readers awards 2017 in the category of … Continue reading »

Shropshire celebrates international athletic success

06/02/2017 / Leave a comment / Permalink

Shropshire Council hosted the John Beswick International Awards Evening on Tuesday 31 January 2017. During the evening 36 of Shropshire’s finest international … Continue reading »

Shropshire’s library services continue ‘book of the month’ partnership with BBC Radio Shropshire

01/02/2017 / Leave a comment / Permalink

Shropshire Council’s libraries service is to continue working with BBC Radio Shropshire and Telford and Wrekin Council’s libraries service in 2017 on … Continue reading »

University Centre Shrewsbury event scales new heights

18/01/2017 / Leave a comment / Permalink

News from our partners University Centre Shrewsbury A seminar at University Centre Shrewsbury (UCS) on Wednesday 1 February 2017 will explore the … Continue reading »

Inquest opened into recently-discovered potential treasure found within a piano in south west Shropshire

12/01/2017 / Leave a comment / Permalink

An inquest was opened today (Thursday 12 January 2017) by H.M. Senior Coroner, Mr. John Ellery at Shrewsbury Coroner’s Court, in relation … Continue reading »