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Richard Cresswell, Peter Smith and Sid Andrews get ready for the Santa specials on the Severn Valley Railway

‘Operation Christmas’ in full steam as the SVR prepares for a magical festive season

Festive preparations are underway at the Severn Valley Railway ahead of the imminent arrival of its much-anticipated Christmas 2017 services.
A 1940s Christmas at Attingham. Photo: Phillip Abram / National Trust

Preparations underway for a 1940s Christmas at Attingham

Preparations are well under way for Christmas at Attingham Park the National Trust property on the outskirts of Shrewsbury.
Last year's Proms and Prosecco in the Park proved a success

Date announced for the return of Shropshire’s classical music festival

A date has been set for the return of a classical music festival in Shropshire with organisers forced to release tickets early due to popular demand.
Folk opera group, Green Matthews

A Christmas Carol to be retold through folk music at The Hive

The Hive in Shrewsbury is hosting “A Christmas Carol: A Folk Opera”, a retelling of the classic Christmas Carol story performed by folk opera group, Green Matthews.
Shrewsbury Winter Festival 2017

Get Christmas truly started with the Shrewsbury Winter Festival 2017

The region's largest Winter Festival returns to Shrewsbury Quarry for 2017 and will be the perfect event to really get your Christmas started.
Ross Noble will be bringing his new tour to Theatre Severn in 2018

Comedian Ross Noble set for two night return to Theatre Severn

Comedy legend Ross Noble will be returning to Shrewsbury in 2018 for two nights with his brand-new comedy tour, El Hablador.
Bedroom Farce is being performed at Theatre Severn. Photo: Shaun Culliss Photography

Review: Bedroom Farce by Shropshire Drama Company at Theatre Severn

Chris Eldon-Lee reviews SDC’s opening night of Bedroom Farce at Theatre Severn’s Walker Theatre.

Coca-Cola Christmas Truck is returning to Telford

The Coca-Cola Christmas Truck is returning to Telford once again this December, as the iconic truck hits the road for its annual UK tour.
The Handley Page Hampden’s forward fuselage. Photo: ©Trustees of the Royal Air Force Museum

Rare aircraft on show during Open Week at RAF Museum Cosford

A rare example of a Handley Page Hampden being restored at the RAF Museum Cosford will be one of the highlights at the Conservation Centre Open Week.

Bonfire Night 2017: Fireworks displays in Shropshire

Looking for fireworks displays in Shropshire this November 2017? Take a look at our events guide as the county celebrates Bonfire Night.
Historian and TV presenter Alex Langlands will be appearing at The Wightman Theatre on Sunday November 26. Photo: Russell Sach

Shrewsbury Festival of Literature, Nov 24th to 26th

International authors, poets, storytellers and historians will descend on Shrewsbury from November 24 to 26 for the town’s second annual Festival of Literature.
Rita Griffiths of event sponsors TG Group visits a dress rehearsal for Not(e) Perfect in aid of Hope House

An evening of comedy and music in aid of Hope House

A spectacular evening of comedy and music is to be held in Oswestry to raise money for Hope House Children’s Hospice.

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