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Shrewsbury's Market Hall has a festive buzz

A raft of new food and drink and creative businesses have sparked a festive buzz at Shrewsbury Market Hall – now often dubbed “Shropshire’s answer to Camden Market”.

Free Wednesday night parking in Shrewsbury in run-up to Christmas

Shropshire Council is offering visitors to Shrewsbury free parking on Wednesday nights in the run-up to Christmas, starting on 16th November – the night of the town’s Christmas cracker lights switch-on event.

On that day, and every Wednesday evening until Christmas, people can park for free in the following Shropshire Council-owned long-stay car parks from 4pm.

New networking group launched in Shrewsbury

Young professionals turned out in force for the launch of a new networking group in Shrewsbury.

Shrewsbury’s Christmas lights switch-on starts festive season

Music, dance and festive fun are lined up to make Shrewsbury’s Christmas Lights Switch-on a sparkling success on Wednesday 16th November.

Let there be light – Shrewsbury unveils its Christmas sparkle

Shrewsbury’s festive season will sparkle into life next week when the town’s Christmas lights are switched on.

The family-friendly Christmas Cracker evening on Wednesday 16th November will feature a host of activities and entertainment to launch the countdown to Christmas in style.

Pure Collection opens in Shrewsbury

British lifestyle brand Pure Collection offering the finest cashmere, wovens and silks has opened its doors for the first time in Shrewsbury. The store shall offer the brand’s most sought after quality cashmere, everyday staples and ultra-chic classics.