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River & Outdoors

Scooped in the loop of the Severn, Shrewsbury is a town intrinsically linked to the waterway. Whether on foot, bicycle or by boat, there are so many ways to enjoy the town's greenspaces and river views.

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Eat & Drink

Posted 23 May 2024

Six things to do in Shrewsbury this May half term

There's so much going on in Shrewsbury this half-term, we couldn't choose just five events! Discover six family-friendly occasions to enjoy in…

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See & Do

Posted 29 April 2024

Guided walking tours of Shrewsbury

Shrewsbury Visitor Information Centre offers year-round walking tours of Shrewsbury in the heart of the historic town.

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Eat & Drink

Posted 3 April 2024

Spend an Enchanted April in Shrewsbury

As the days warm and the nights shorten, April has lots to offer. Get outdoors or hit the town for a huge array of spring events.

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Posted 1 March 2024

Enjoy spring in Shrewsbury this March

This month has lots to offer as we hurtle into spring -- from celebrating women and mothers to hunting down sweet treats for Easter, do it all in…

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Posted 1 March 2024

Celebrate Mother's Day in Shrewsbury

Whoever you're celebrating this Mothering Sunday, you’re sure to find an indulgent treat guaranteed to impress from these Shrewsbury businesses.

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Posted 31 January 2024

The 21st DarwIN Shrewsbury Festival

Through February, Shrewsbury celebrates its connection to the father of evolution with a month-long festival.

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Folk festival

Posted 11 January 2024

Add These Dates to Your 2024 Calendar

There's always something to do in Shrewsbury. Get the first key dates for 2024 down in your calendar.

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Posted 26 September 2023

Discover Shrewsbury this October

October signals the beginning of autumn, and there's no better time to explore Shrewsbury. Dig out your favourite fleece and discover everything our…

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Posted 25 July 2023

Free things to do for families in Shrewsbury this summer

Everyone knows the summer holidays can add up, but the best bit about visiting Shrewsbury is that your holiday doesn't have to break the bank!

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