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Herefordshire Festival of Walking

9 days of glorious summer walking date tbc

Dates: 18/06/2017 - 26/06/2017

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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Kings Cup Air Race and competition at Shobdon Airfield

Dates: 12th August 2017 - 13th August 2017

Air Race at Shobdon Airfield - great day out for all the family

Mortimer Forest Park Run

Dates: 12th August 2017 - 12th August 2017

Join in Ludlow's Free Park Run every Saturday morning at 9am in Mortimer Forest

Magnalonga - walk with local food provided enroute through Mortimer Forest north Herefordshire

Dates: 13th August 2017 - 13th August 2017

Mortimer Country Walking Festival event -Magnalonga - walk with local food provided enroute through Mortimer Forest

Magnalonga - walk with local food provided enroute through Mortimer Forest north Herefordshire Image

Summer Holiday Activity: GROW (Giants and Neeps)

Dates: 14th August 2017 - 18th August 2017

Plant your bean in a hand-made, compostable pot ready for the tale of 'Jack and the Beanstalk' then make a willow rellis for it to climb. Show your strength in the 'Enormous Turnip' tug o'war game.

Summer Holidays Teen Activities

Dates: 17th August 2017 - 17th August 2017

Activity Days for 11-16 year olds at Oaker Wood details tbc

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Wind in the Willows at Hampton Court, north Herefordshire

Dates: 17th August 2017 - 17th August 2017

Three great open air plays at the magical Hampton Court in north Herefordshire this summer