Category Archives: Leisure

Chance to try your hand at woodland crafts at Severn Valley Country Park

22/03/2017 / Leave a comment / Permalink

Members of Shropshire Council’s new ‘Great Outdoors’ scheme are being invited to take part in a day of woodland crafts on Tuesday … Continue reading »

Inquest into Tudor coin hoard and 17th century locket found in Shropshire

21/03/2017 / Leave a comment / Permalink

News from Shropshire’s finds liaison officer Lost within the coverage of the amazing piano hoard of gold sovereigns, which has dominated the … Continue reading »

Users of Shropshire’s indoor leisure facilities asked for views on new strategy

20/03/2017 / Leave a comment / Permalink
A picture of a swimmer to depict an example of leisure facilities

Current and potential users of indoor leisure facilities in the Shropshire Council area are being asked to comment on the council’s revised … Continue reading »

Shropshire Teenage Book Award presentation ceremony on 21 March 2017

16/03/2017 / Leave a comment / Permalink

An award ceremony will be held at Shirehall in Shrewsbury on Tuesday 21 March 2017 to announce the winner of this year’s … Continue reading »

Early Bronze Age bead fragment from Much Wenlock

13/03/2017 / Leave a comment / Permalink

Mr Ellery, HM Coroner for Shropshire, held a Treasure inquest on 9 March 2016 at Telford Coroner’s Court into a recently-discovered medieval … Continue reading »

New exhibition a hit: Nearly 1,000 school children booked to visit Rhyme Around the World

07/03/2017 / Leave a comment / Permalink
Image showing a blue archway into Rhyme Around the World exhibition with images of a fox with an umbrella, a lion leaping with two happy children and an antelope on its back and photos on the walls.

Shrewsbury Museum & Art Gallery’s new exhibition, Rhyme Around the World, a touring exhibition from Seven Stories, The National Centre for Children’s … Continue reading »

Early Bronze Age gold bead fragment from Much Wenlock declared treasure

28/02/2017 / Leave a comment / Permalink

News from the finds liaison officer for Shropshire Mr Ellery, HM Coroner for Shropshire, held a treasure inquest today into a recently … Continue reading »

E-learning in Shropshire Libraries to highlight National Careers Week, 6 March to 10 March 2017

27/02/2017 / Leave a comment / Permalink
Logo of FutureLearn, Open University's social learning platform

Shropshire Libraries have teamed up with FutureLearn to highlight career and personal development opportunities using free online courses that can be easily … Continue reading »

Crossing the river: fords and ferries on the Shropshire Severn

27/02/2017 / Leave a comment / Permalink

Shropshire Council rangers are very happy to be welcoming local historian and author, Neil Clarke to Severn Valley Country Park on Thursday … Continue reading »

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 »