Category: Shrewsbury

Shrewsbury Flaxmill Maltings

Shrewsbury FlaxMill Maltings, also known Ditherington Flax Mill, was built in 1797 for £17.000 and designed by Charles Bage. There was also a Flax Mill in Castlefields Shrewsbury also designed Charles Bage. It was the World’s first iron framed building. It is

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Some Shrewsbury Events 2022

The Shropshire County Agricultural Show is on at the Greenhous West Mids Showground on the 28th May 2022. The Show is a family event. There are farm animals to see, bands playing, agricultural machinery to view and stalls trying to get you

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Shrewsbury Music Festivals 2022

Over the coming year there a number of Music Festivals in Shrewsbury. Some are at The Quarry, Shrewsbury’s Park or at Greenhous West Mids Showground which is within easy reach of the town centre. Shrewsbury Fake Festival will be at The Quarry

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Covid Time Food Shopping

A more mundane Covid Time blog, the weekly shop. We try to share it. Lately I have been doing most of the weekly shopping with Lyndon doing his a share when he has a week off work. That means he is still

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Shrewsbury Winter Festival 2017

The annual Shrewsbury Winter Festival 2017 will be held at Shrewsbury Quarry Park on: Saturday 9th December 2017 – 10:00 to 18:00 Sunday 10th December 2017 – 10:00 to 17:00 and promises two days of festive fun for all the family.  

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Shropshire Oktoberfest 2017

There is a new edition to the festival calendar in Shropshire – Shropshire Oktoberfest 2017. The festival is being held on the 6th – 8th October 2017 in Quarry Park, Shrewsbury. The ingredients of this new festival include: Ale – over 150

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Shrewsbury Folk Festival

Shrewsbury Folk Festival has established itself on the August Bank Holiday weekend. Four days of live music, dancing, workshops, drinking, eating and catching up with old friends. There is lots to do on site and in Shrewsbury Town as well with dance

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Shrewsbury Flower Show

The Shrewsbury Flower Show is having it’s 130th birthday this year on the 11th and 12th August. In The Quarry as always. There are marques with Floral Displays and interesting vegetables. Food halls with lots of tasty things to sample. Craft tents

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