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Sheep Dog Trials at Gatley Park

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What's On in Mortimer Country, North Herefordshire

Something for everyone - where you can listen to music and see the stars on cloudless nights; hike along hidden highways; marvel at artistic innovation or just eat the view. Some of the many diverse and fascinating events in and around Mortimer Country are listed below.  Click on the RSS feed to keep up to date, this list changes all the time.  Mortimer Country is so close to Ludlow, that our visitors can make the most of all the great events in Ludlow.  And all through this corner of Herefordshire, local events welcome vistitors, to unique local celebrations, village shows & cultural events.


Our regular headline events are

January  -  Wassailing all over North Herefordshire's cider country

March - Borderlines Film Festival - all over North Herefordshire

April -  Brampton Bryan's Point to Point

May - Ludlow Food and Transport Festival and Lionstock Music Festival in Leintwardeine

June - Ludlow Arts Festival  and Shropshire Hills Art Week

July - Food and Flying Festival in Shobdon

August - Scarecrow Sunday at Brampton Bryan,  English Civil War reenactment at Brampton Bryan, Presteigne Arts Festival, and The Sun Inn's famous Beer Festival.

September - H.Art - Herefordshire's open Art workshops,  Ludlow Food and Drink Festival, and Herefordshire's Festival of Churches

November - Ludlow Medieval Christmas Fayre

December - Christmas celebrations - Stir up Sunday

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Clunbury Village Open Garden Day

Dates: 11th June 2017 - 11th June 2017

What a great way to spend an afternoon out in this gorgeous village in the heart of the Clun Valley, an area quoted by Houseman as being “one of the quietest places under the sun”. Clunbury is surrounded by stunning countryside and rolling hills. It is rich with wild-life and there are many scenic walks with amazing views around the area. The Church and the school will be open for visitors, so lots going on in Clunbury during the day. A variety of gardens will be open for everyone to enjoy, from well-established formal gardens to several small but pretty cottage gardens. Tickets will be on sale from Clunbury Village Hall. Ticket prices £4.00 (to visit the gardens - Children under 12 go free) Cream Teas £3.50 per person    

Leintwardine Open Gardens

Dates: 17th June 2017 - 18th June 2017

11 beautiful Open gardens in the North Herefordshire village of Leintwardine. Teas at the community centre & History Society Visitor Centre. Church tower tours.

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Rivers, Relics & War Stories - guided walk around battlefield sites in North Herefordshire

Dates: 17th June 2017 - 17th June 2017

Mortimer Country Walking Festival event -Rivers, Relics & War Stories - guided walk around battlefield sites in North Herefordshire

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Family Fun Day at the Shropshire Hills Discovery Centre

Dates: 17th June 2017 - 17th June 2017

Bring the whole family for a day of fun, games and activities that will get you outside ad enjoying everything that the great outdoors has to offer (in case of summer showers, plenty og indoor alternatives will be on offer too.)

Herefordshire Festival of Walking

Dates: 18th June 2017 - 26th June 2017

9 days of glorious summer walking date tbc

Ludlow Festival

Dates: 18th June 2017 - 3rd July 2017

Ludlow Fringe Festival of arts - wide range of events in Castle an around town date tbc