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Looking for vegan food? Shrewsbury has a number of eateries that are either entirely vegan or are guaranteed to offer vegan dishes alongside their regular menu, with something to suit all appetites.

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The Times has created a guide to the best things to do in Shrewsbury: A 48-hour itinerary

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The Guardian has featured Shrewsbury as one of 15 UK towns perfect for a pre-Christmas getaway.

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Beautiful photographs from the filming of A Christmas Carol have lain undiscovered for over 30 years, hidden away in the family album, My Shrewsbury's Katy Rink reveals.

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Shrewsbury has been named by Right Move as the sixth happiest place to live in the West Midlands.

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Shrewsbury International Comedy Festival’s 2020 Gala Show, described as being “like an entire series of Live At The Apollo in one night” is now on sale at Theatre Severn Box Office & Website and organisers have announced the first act.

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Are you looking for Christmas events that are off the beaten track? Make sure to check out our guide to Shrewsbury's smaller Christmas celebrations.

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Located on Shrewsbury's historic Wyle Cop, Vinterior is a treasure trove of vintage-inspired gifts and homeware. We caught up with owner Gaynor Jones in preparation of Vinterior's fifth birthday this November.

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Shrewsbury is a patchwork of old and new, with many of the town centre buildings dating back to the 16th and 17th century. Take a walk through one of Shrewsbury's older streets and you can see double-jettied, timber-framed Tudor buildings happily nestled alongside Georgian, Victorian and modern architecture.

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TicketSource has revealed the UK's Christmas-iest towns and Shrewsbury has been placed in the top 20.

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The Atlas of Amazing Birds is a beautiful new hardback book by Shrewsbury illustrator Matt Sewell – and a perfect Christmas gift for children. My Shrewsbury spoke to the artist about changing direction.

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From a cricket legend to life in a Cornish shed - Shrewsbury Festival of Literature returns Nov 22 - 24

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Shrewsbury Market Hall will be staging a series of festive late nights and extra seasonal opening hours in the lead up to Christmas.

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The Times has created a guide to the best things to do in Shrewsbury: A 48-hour itinerary

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If you're stuck for something to do this November, then make sure to check out our guide of the best events happening in Shrewsbury.

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Linda Edwards’ eye-catching designs of Shrewsbury buildings have found their way into many of our homes – on tea towels, mugs and prints. You might also recognise them from the covers of the town's My Shrewsbury magazine. Katy Rink visited the artist at home in Quarry Place.

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CAMRA has revealed 10 must-visit haunted pubs this Halloween, and Shrewsbury's The Nag's Head has been named in the top 5.

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Why travel abroad when Shrewsbury has culinary delights from across the globe to suit all tastes? We take a look at some of the hottest foodie destinations in town.

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