Local farmer Christopher Williamson has created a Maize Maze on a 14-acre field in the beautiful setting of The Follies at Hawkstone Park, Weston Under Redcastle in Shropshire. The maize maze has just opened, and will run until Halloween in late October 2012, promising families a great fun day out, including a special Children€™s Mini Maze and also a Children€™s Obstacle Course.
A new exhibition featuring the work of three Shrewsbury artists launches next week at the town€™s Market Hall. The Trio exhibit opens on August 7 and runs until August 18 at the Visual Art Network Gallery, on the second floor of the Market Hall.
From a suitably English afternoon tea to a Wenlock Hamper for a perfect picnic, Shropshire Food Enterprise Centre has something to help you celebrate everything that€™s great about British food and drink.
Hundreds of people turned out at The Square in Shrewsbury on Saturday to enjoy a curry in the sunshine and raise money for ABF The Soldiers€™ Charity.
Shrewsbury shoppers can now get their hands on the latest must-have accessory when visiting the town€™s Market Hall.
There€™s no better way of learning about history than actually stepping into it €“ and that is precisely what visitors can do this summer at Wroxeter Roman City, near Shrewsbury. Every Tuesday and Wednesday from 31 July to 22 August, they are invited to come and join the Roman army or try their hand at gladiatorial combat as English Heritage€™s Time Travellers Go... Roman!
Shrewsbury shoppers can now get their hands on the latest must-have accessory when visiting the town€™s Market Hall. The award-winning venue has re-vamped its iconic black shopping bags and launched a brand new, bright green jute bag for 2012. The bags are limited to just 500 and are available to anyone making a purchase of £10 or more within the market, while stocks last.
Tune into BBC1 this Sunday (22nd July 2012) at 7:15pm to see Shropshire on Countryfile
An exhibition of artwork inspired by Shrewsbury€™s historic Flaxmill is now open to the public at Shrewsbury Market Hall. The Friends of the Flaxmill Maltings Touring Exhibition will be at the Visual Art Network gallery until July 28. The exhibit is open on Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Fridays and Saturdays, between 10am and 4pm.
This summer holiday, the Royal Air Force Museum Cosford has created a range of new and exciting interactive €˜August Activities€™ that will get families working together and having fun. Each week throughout August will have an exciting activity dedicated to it. These creative and fun workshops will run from 1st to 31st August and all materials for these hands-on sessions will be provided by the Museum. Workshops will run from 11.00am-12.30pm and 2.00pm-3.30pm.