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Aardvark Sale

Aardvark Sale

Dates: 14/07/2018 - 29/07/2018

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 Leintwardine

June - Ludlow Arts Festival  

July - Food and Flying Festival in Shobdon

August - Scarecrow Sunday at Brampton Bryan,  English Civil War reenactment at Brampton Bryan (Biennial event) , 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

October - Arcadia Music Festival

November - Ludlow Medieval Christmas Fayre

December - Christmas celebrations - Stir up Sunday

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Aardvark Sale

Dates: 14th July 2018 - 29th July 2018

Aardvark Sale

Summer Fun Day

Dates: 21st July 2018 - 21st July 2018

They'll be plenty of exciting things for the whole family. Free entry and free parking.

Forest Walk from Adforton in North Herefordshire

Dates: 2nd August 2018 - 2nd August 2018

Forest Walk in aid of Red Cross date tbc

Forest Walk from Adforton in North Herefordshire Image

Scarecrow Sunday

Dates: 5th August 2018 - 5th August 2018

A village wide celebration of scarecrows - fun for all the family. Rare chance to see Brampton Bryan Castle.

Scarecrow Sunday Image

Summer Holidays Teen Activities

Dates: 10th August 2018 - 10th August 2018

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

Summer Holidays Teen Activities Image

Art Exhibition At Aardvark Books

Dates: 11th August 2018 - 19th August 2018

Art Exhibition