Chinese New Year at Weston Park

Weston Park is celebrating the Year of the Dragon with a range of activities during the February Half Term. The stately home has teamed up with the Telford-based CultureKind Chinese…

Lunch at the Fallow Field, Telford

Just managed to squeeze in one last lunch for 2023, at the Fallow Field in Telford. It’s a Marston’s pub, but one of the food led ones. As you might…

Donnington Bonfire 2023

We headed out for the Donnington Bonfire last night and what a night it was. Admittedly the timings were changed at the last minute. You had to be on their…

Shropshire Christmas Lights Switch On 2023

Given the amount of people who looked up the Bonfire Night listings, I thought a Shropshire Christmas lights directory was in order! It’s handy to find everything in one place…

The Big Blast: Wellington Cricket Club Fireworks

We battled through torrential rain, and then drizzle, then more rain, to attend the Wellington Cricket Club Fireworks last night. The Big Blast talked itself up as Wellington’s biggest firework…

Shropshire Fireworks & Bonfire Night 2023

It feels like half term is a long time coming right? But for some reason we get Halloween and Bonfire Night all rolled up into one this year for the…

Shrewsbury Folk Festival 2023

Well, it was a sadly whistlestop tour of Shrewsbury Folk Festival for me this year, as I had a Shrewsbeer tour to give. But in those short hours I fell…

Telford Balloon Fiesta 2023

It’s kind of nice to see things rolling around in the annual calendar, and the balloon fiesta is no exception. We managed to duck most of the showers yesterday on…

The Shropshire GOAT is one!

It’s hard to believe, but The Shropshire GOAT is celebrating its first birthday. It’s incredible to think that a whole year has passed since I moved to Telford and started…

Shropshire Petal Fields

The good folk of Shropshire Festivals are teaming up with Shropshire Petals to present the Shropshire Petal Fields to you between August 4th and 13th. This beautiful family farm grows…