Category Archives: Leisure and culture

Council seeks to recover funds from The New Saints (TNS) football club

18/07/2018 / Leave a comment / Permalink

The Market Town Revitalisation Programme (MTRP) was a grant fund of £3.5 million, made available by Shropshire Council, designed to support and … Continue reading »

Rangers at Severn Valley Country Park getting ready for a summer of fun

12/07/2018 / Leave a comment / Permalink
Severn Valley Country Park summer fun

Shropshire Council rangers at Severn Valley Country Park are getting ready for a summer of fun. This year they will be offering … Continue reading »

Buzzing Bee Safari at The Mere in Ellesmere on Saturday 14 July

09/07/2018 / Leave a comment / Permalink
Ivy Bee

Shropshire Council rangers at The Mere in Ellesmere are delighted to be hosting our Buzzing Bee Safari on Saturday 14 July 2018. … Continue reading »

Come dormouse surveying at Poles Coppice Nature Reserve in Shrewsbury

09/07/2018 / Leave a comment / Permalink
Dormouse

People are invited to join Sam Devine-Turner to check dormouse nest boxes at a registered dormouse location, Poles Coppice Nature Reserve in … Continue reading »

Mischief Makers: the Summer Reading Challenge 2018 launching in Shropshire Libraries

04/07/2018 / Leave a comment / Permalink
Summer Reading Challenge 2018

Shropshire Libraries are delighted to present the Reading Agency’s 2018 Summer Reading Challenge, Mischief Makers. Children will explore a map of Beanotown … Continue reading »

Shrewsbury Museum & Art Gallery getting ready for a Titanic summer

30/06/2018 / Leave a comment / Permalink

Staff and volunteers are hard at work installing Shrewsbury Museum & Art Gallery’s new feature exhibition, Titanic: Honour and Glory following its … Continue reading »

Severn Trent is asking customers to ditch the chores and put away the paddling pool to save water this weekend

29/06/2018 / Leave a comment / Permalink

News from our partners Severn Trent Severn Trent is asking customers to ditch the chores and put away the paddling pool to … Continue reading »

“Banksy of the Bird World” paints urban mural in Shrewsbury Market Hall in honour of rare heron

27/06/2018 / Leave a comment / Permalink
Heron artwork at Shrewsbury Market Hall

An international artist, dubbed “the Banksy of the Bird World”, has painted a giant mural inside Shropshire Council’s Shrewsbury Market Hall to … Continue reading »

Shropshire Archives thanks volunteers

22/06/2018 / Leave a comment / Permalink

Shropshire Council’s Shropshire Archives has added over 19,000 records relating to the county online following a mammoth effort by volunteers. Shropshire Archives … Continue reading »

Have your say on Shropshire’s Great Outdoors 2018-28 strategy consultation

18/06/2018 / Leave a comment / Permalink
An areal image of The Mere at Ellesmere. Shropshire's Great Outdoors are running a consultation on the new 2018 to 2028 strategy that runs until Tuesday 31 July 2018.

Shropshire Council is seeking the views of residents on its new Great Outdoors strategy in a public consultation. Launched on 3 May … Continue reading »