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Dates: 07/10/2016 - 07/10/2017

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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The Bucknell Show

Dates: 2nd September 2017 - 2nd September 2017

Bucknell Village Show - Music, Games, Arts & Crafts, Dog Show & lots more

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Leominster food Fair

Dates: 2nd September 2017 - 2nd September 2017

Celebrating north Herefordshire's locally produced food

Charity Open Day - 'Atonement' Ten Years On

Dates: 3rd September 2017 - 3rd September 2017

A Charity Open Day at Stokesay Court, film location of 'Atonement' starring Keira Knightley, James McAvoy and Saoirse Ronan, released 10 years ago. Raising funds for Alzheimer's Research UK and Signal-building deaf friendly communities. Tour the grounds with their many 'Atonement' locations, view the Great Hall and 'Atonement' exhibition in the house and have tea and cake in the Dining Room. Admission £10 per person, accompanied under 16s free, advance bookings only. 'Atonement' house tours £6, limited places. For more information and bookings please visit the website.

Ludlow Food & Drink Festival

Dates: 8th September 2017 - 10th September 2017

Featuring over 180 local producers and showcasing local food and drink. Britain's best food and drink festival.

Herefordshire Art Week

Dates: 9th September 2017 - 17th September 2017

Exclusive access to artists' studios, workshops and exhibitions throughout Herefordshire. Enjoy art tours visiting open studios in the North, East, West and South of the county, and look out for the many galleries with special exhibitions.

Ludlow Food Festival

Dates: 9th September 2017 - 11th September 2017

The Uk's premier Food Festival