Shropshire Day 2024

Shropshire Day is just around the corner and we’ve got a few nice things for you to do to celebrate! The day is of course St Milburga’s Saint’s Day –…

Valentine’s Ale Massacre

Heading down to Ludlow yesterday to do some planning for my Ludlow Brewery Beer Tasting, I just happened upon their thirteenth annual Valentine’s Ale Massacre. Well, it would be rude…

Ludlow Brewery Beer Tasting

Permit me a little bit of self-promotion, because I am holding a Ludlow Brewery beer tasting in March and I want you all to come! It’s going to be a…

Tayleur Arms, Longdon on Tern

We’re having a bit of a celebratory family weekend so a spontaneous Sunday lunch at the Tayleur Arms happened. The pub re-opened under new management in September 23 having had…

Burns Night Shropshire 2024

I’ll be honest, you all seem to love my little directories, so here’s the round up with the Burns Night Shropshire Edition. January just isn’t January without haggis, neeps, tatties…

The Carbonara Pizza

You may remember my visit to Osteria 2.0 in Shrewsbury recently. I had a darn good meal. But there was something on the menu that caught my eye. It ensnared…

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…

Enjoy at 21: Rare books and cafe

If you head to Market Drayton, you may be forgiven for missing Enjoy at 21. This delightful little rare bookshop and cafe is tucked away at 21 Shropshire Street, but…

Wine Tasting at Anthony’s of Wellington

With the festive season about to step up a notch with the Wellington Christmas lights switch on tomorrow, it was the perfect time for a wine tasting at Anthony’s of…

Henry Tudor Inn, Shrewsbury

After a 14-week refurbishment, the Henry Tudor Inn on Shrewsbury’s Wyle Cop has reopened. You know that I can’t resist a nosey around a newly refreshed pub. So I took…