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News

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

Events

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

South Shropshire Events and What's On

Events in South Shropshire and What's On in South Shropshire

In South Shropshire, Mortimer Country, there is a full programme of unique events through out the year. Each month of the year brings new rural activities and special events, from film screenings & live theatre in village halls, to rural country shows at villages like South Shropshire

Church and parish events, provide a full programme of guided walks, village fetes all through this corner of South Shropshire. And local history clubs, in South Shropshire provide in depth talks about local life in days gone by and local historical celebrities.

All the pubs, and country inns in South Shropshire, Mortimer Country take every opportunity to celebrate events during the year, such Christmas and New Year, Valentines day, Mothering Sunday and Easter with special menus or offers. Some pubs, like the Sun Inn in Leintwardine, take it one step further and celebrate local life with uniquely local flavour, with wassailing events, Banestre Tarleton day, St Georges Day and their Celebrated beer festival at August bank holiday.

Music plays a big part in local village events, there are regular 'Open mic'  and music events at pubs in South Shropshire. Don't miss the Hobson’s Sea Shanty singers at South Shropshire. Churches in South Shropshire parish regularly host classical and jazz music concerts.

Cycling sportif or challenge events, walking festivals with guided walks, orienteering and car rallying events, all take place throughout the year in the beautiful countryside surrounding South Shropshire.  The big events are walking festivals in bishops Castle and Herefordshire, the Woodpecker Car Rally and the Epic cycles events.

Food festivals abound in this area, around South Shropshire.  Meet local food suppliers, taste the food, listen to talks & cookery demonstrations. 

And of course, in this beautiful corner of North Herefordshire near South Shropshire there is a choice of top quality holiday accommodation bed & breakfasts, hotels, inns, self catering holiday cottages and campsites for weekends, short breaks or longer stays. So plan your weekend around a special event

Mortimer Country is so close to Ludlow, that if you stay in South Shropshire you can make the most of all the great events in Ludlow; Ludlow Food Festival isn May & September, Ludlow Arts Festival in June & July and the Medieval Christmas Fair in november.

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Centrally situated for visiting South Shropshire B&Bs are ideal for exploring this beautiful area.