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Wheely Wonderful Cycling - Walking holidays

Two great walking holidays in Mortimer country, around the Mortimer Trail


New Mortimer Ale from Swan Brewery

New beer launched to celebrate the anniversary of the Battle of Mortimer's Cross on 2 February from local Swan Brewery

Date Posted: 25/01/2017


Onny Explorers- A REAL Easter Egg Hunt

See what kind of birds inhabit the meadows by finding hidden pictures of their eggs. Hear about our Red Kite project. Ne&helips;

Dates: 08/04/2017 - 08/04/2017

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

June - Ludlow Arts Festival  and Shobdon Food and Flying Festival

July - Mortimer Country Food Fair in Brampton Bryan

August - Scarecrow Sunday 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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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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Herefordshire Festival of Walking

Dates: 18th June 2017 - 26th June 2017

9 days of glorious summer walking date tbc

Leintwardine Open Gardens

Dates: 18th June 2017 - 19th 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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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

Four Northern churches- part of Hereford Walking Festival 10am to 2pmpm

Dates: 23rd June 2017 - 23rd June 2017

Four Northern churches - part of Hereford Walking Festival 10am to 2pm

The Solstice

Dates: 24th June 2017 - 2nd July 2017

The solstice art exhibition Free entry, refreshments, Free parking.