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The Times' guide to 48 hours in Shrewsbury

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

6 Original events in Shrewsbury this November

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.

At home with Shrewsbury artist Linda Edwards

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.

The Nag's Head named by CAMRA as must-visit haunted pub

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

How to eat around the World in Shrewsbury

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.

After Dark in Shrewsbury: Halloween 2019

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...

5 Original Event in Shrewsbury this October

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