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Shrewsbury never sleeps. Discover the latest goings-on, stories and must-read news to come out of the original one-off.

Shop Shrewsbury's retailers online

Discover which of Shrewsbury independent retailers are selling their products online and get the best of Shrewsbury delivered directly to your door.

Christmas in Shrewsbury

Shrewsbury comes alive at Christmas, with plenty of places to capture Christmas cheer. Indulge in mince pies and mulled wine, pick up perfect presents or celebrate the party season.

Discover Shrewsbury from your home

We might be staying at home right now but you can still experience the best of Shrewsbury from the comfort of your home. Whether you want to explore our town, tickle your tastebuds with some takeaway or are looking for some retail therapy - you can find it all here.

Vintage and Pre-loved shopping in Shrewsbury

Hidden amongst Shrewsbury's cobbled streets is a treasure trove of vintage and pre-loved items waiting to be discovered. From specialist retailers to bookshops and charity shops - no matter what you're searching for, you're sure to find it in Shrewsbury.

Accessible Shrewsbury

A town bursting with history and culture, Shrewsbury sure to be on everybody's to-visit list. Despite the historic nature of the town, many of our wonderful businesses are accessible, and there are plenty of services at hand to help make your stay more comfortable. Discover more in our guide to being independent in Shrewsbury.

Half Term in Shrewsbury

It can be tough to keep the kids entertained during the holidays - but Shrewsbury has you covered! From pumpkin picking to crafting and museum hunts we've rounded up a few ideas to help keep those little monsters at bay.

After Dark in Shrewsbury: Halloween 2020

Down shuts and passageways, or along our old town walls - better watch out for the Shrewsbury Ghouls! Rich in history and folklore, with more than a few hair-raising tales to tell, Shrewsbury is the perfect setting for spooky events. Here are some ideas to help you get into the spirit this Halloween.

Shrewsbury's Spooky Stories

Shrewsbury, with its medieval streets, shuts and passageways, and gory history is said to be one of the most haunted towns in the UK. If you go down to the town after dark, you never know who or what you might meet...