Albert and Co Fairground, Telford

I found myself with half an hour to kill in Southwater this morning, and suddenly remembered that I had been invited to the launch of the Albert and Co Fairground…

Sabrina Boat Tour

I’ve always thought on of the most iconic things in Shrewsbury, despite all of the beautiful buildings and amazing history, is the Sabrina Boat tour. I’ve watched that little boat…

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…

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…

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…

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…

Electronic Music Open Mic

The electronic music open mic movement started in Manchester in 2017. Since then, nights have sprung up across the UK. You might not realise it, but we have some of…

The Boot Micropub Rebooted

I was so sad to hear about the temporary closure of The Boot Micropub that I even wrote about it for CAMRA’s What’s Brewing a few weeks ago. So, joy…

Telford Carnival Season

An incredibly beautiful weekend, albeit topped off with some thunderstorms! But did you get out to one of the many Telford carnival parties? We managed to squeeze in two on…

Shropshire Oktoberfest in review

Shrewsbury’s Quarry Park was overrun with lederhosen-wearing revellers this weekend – Oktoberfest landed! With an incredible selection of beers, a food village and fantastic programme on the main stage, you…