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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

Gin and Dinner Evening

We are holding a special dinner hosted by Ott Bryan "Gin Master" from Taste at No.1 Ludlow. A specially prepared 5 cours&helips;

Dates: 28/04/2017 - 28/04/2017

Shobdon Events and What's On

Events in Shobdon and What's On in Shobdon

In Shobdon, 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 Shobdon

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

All the pubs, and country inns in Shobdon, 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 Shobdon. Don't miss the Hobson’s Sea Shanty singers at Shobdon. Churches in Shobdon 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 Shobdon.  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 Shobdon.  Meet local food suppliers, taste the food, listen to talks & cookery demonstrations. 

And of course, in this beautiful corner of North Herefordshire near Shobdon 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 Shobdon 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 Shobdon B&Bs are ideal for exploring this beautiful area.