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This provides a feed of all current and future diary events from Shropshire Council.
  • 26/08/2016 : Awesome Orienteering

    Navigate around our permanent course using a specially drawn map. Under 8s must be accompanied by an adult. Please dress for the outdoors. Booking essential as places are limited.

  • 31/08/2016 : Journey Sticks and Tree Spirits

    Join our ranger as a he tells a tale which weaves through our woodland and meadows. Under 8s must be accompanied by an adult. Please dress for the outdoors. Booking essential as places are limited.

  • 02/09/2016 : Teddy bear's picnic

    Under 8s must be accompanied by an adult. Please dress for the outdoors. Booking essential as places are limited.

  • 04/09/2016 : Autumn Dyes from the Countryside

    Take a basket and wander through the meadows, investigate the hedgerows and gardens to identify and collect traditional dye material in season. Berries and barks, roots, flowers and fruits all provide wonderful natural ingredients. Participants will prepare…

  • 07/09/2016 : Shropshire Place Names Exhibition

    Following successful stints in Oswestry and Ludlow, the 'Place Names of Shropshire' exhibition will be coming to Shrewsbury this autumn. Accompanied by a fully illustrated 50-page colour booklet, the exhibition will be hosted by Shropshire Archives.

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  • 08/09/2016 : Behind the scenes of Shropshire Archives

    This event is part of the Heritage Open Days programme.

  • 10/09/2016 : Autumn Preserves

    Autumn is the time the wooden spoon really starts working, the time that most preservers are at their busiest. There's so much to choose from, from the gluts of the vegetable garden and orchard to the fruitful hedgerows. In this preserving workshop we'll…

  • 13/09/2016 : Palaeography – How to read old writing

    This six week course covers secretary, italic and mixed hands from the 16th-18th centuries, and 19th century formal and informal writing.

  • 17/09/2016 : Shropshire Place Names Day

    A series of talks on Shropshire place names to accompany a touring exhibition.

  • 17/09/2016 : Introduction to Keeping Pigs (part 2)

    This one day course builds on the skills and knowledge from Part 1. We go into further detail about health, breeding, moving and handling, and the products of pig keeping. Participants will be able to undertake small scale pig keeping including farrowing…

  • 18/09/2016 : Dazzling Damsons

    On this day devoted to the wonderful Shropshire prune damson, an officially designated 'forgotten food', you'll explore its culinary versatility in the preserving kitchen and, in turn, help to support the efforts of Slow Food Ludlow Marches to preserve…

  • 18/09/2016 : Shrewsbury Severn Bridges Road Race
    The Severn Bridges Road Race is unaffected by the change of date for the Shrewsbury Fields Forever Concert. The event will go ahead as planned.

  • 22/09/2016 : L1024 - Spanish - Improvers - Ludlow

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    Day Thursday
    Start Date 22 September 2016
    Duration 10…
  • 22/09/2016 : L1023 - Spanish - beginners - Ludlow

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    Day Thursday
    Start Date 22 September 2016
    Duration 10…
  • 29/09/2016 : Invitation to a provider information event for Short Breaks

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    Shropshire Council and its partners offer a range of both ‘assessed’ and ‘non-assessed’ Short Break services for disabled children and their families.  Non-assessed Short Break Services are offered via the ‘All In’…

  • 01/10/2016 : Help to Buy roadshow

    Whether you are looking to buy your first home or thinking of moving up the property ladder and want to know more about the government backed Help to Buy scheme, the Help to Buy roadshow is the place to be!

  • 08/10/2016 : Perfect Pickles

    Pickling is an age-old British method of preserving fruit and vegetables, traditionally making the most of autumn abundance, ready to be used in the depths of winter. A preserving technique that's often overlooked, pickling done well and with a little…

  • 14/10/2016 : Wheelwrighting

    During this three day course, for just four participants with some woodworking experience, you'll be guided through the many processes required to make a traditional wheel. You'll lathe turn an elm log into a hub before mortising it on…

  • 15/10/2016 : Hedgelaying

    The purpose of hedgelaying is to restore a hedge that has become sparse at the base, or has grown without being trimmed. Hedgelaying thickens a hedge therefore giving more shelter for livestock on farms and a habitat for nesting birds and wildlife. During…

  • 15/10/2016 : Shropshire History Day

    Come along to meet local enthusiasts and experts, to learn more and share your own knowledge and experience. 

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