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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 16 November 2023

Spend an original Christmas in Shrewsbury

Christmas comes alive in Shrewsbury, with plenty of places to capture the Christmas cheer both original and traditional. Indulge in mince pies and…

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Dog Friendly

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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See & Do

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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Posted 1 June 2023

Get afloat in Shrewsbury

Seeing Shrewsbury from a different perspective has never been easier, with countless tours and activities available to help get you out on the water.

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Posted 5 May 2023

Shrewsbury Arts Trail 2023

The ever-popular Shrewsbury Arts Trail returns this summer and it's going to be a supersized year, with all artworks based on this year's theme…

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Posted 26 April 2023

The Quarry highlighted as one of UK's best city parks

Rubbing shoulders alongside Hampstead Heath and Belfast's Botanic Gardens, The Times has named The Quarry as top urban green space.

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Posted 19 April 2023

Celebrate the Coronation in Shrewsbury

Shrewsbury's coming together to celebrate The Coronation of The King and Queen Consort. Get ready for a bank holiday bursting with sunshine, good…

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Posted 27 March 2023

Shrewsbury Heritage Trail

Welcome to your passport to Shrewsbury's heritage! Follow the trail to explore some of our architectural and historical gems and stories of people…

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Posted 5 April 2022

Outdoor dining in Shrewsbury

Want to enjoy the best food Shrewsbury has to offer in the great outdoors? Whether you prefer a quiet courtyard or dining street-side in our weekend…

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