Coach and Horses Shrewsbury

The Coach and Horses Shrewsbury reopened this week after a 6 month hiatus. Under new ownership, the pub is now run by the same folk who have La Mer Rouge,…

Fighting Cocks Inn, Stottesdon

Looking for a great, traditional style pub with a warm welcome? Look no further than the Fighting Cocks Inn Stottesdon. This little gem (not the lettuce) will be a delight…

Drive Yourself to Drink: Alcohol Free Beer Tasting

ALCOHOL FREE BEER TASTING: You don’t have to give up drinking for a month just because it’s January. And you don’t need to take up drinking if you want to…

Festive Imperial Stout Tasting

There is an event full of Christmas cheer coming up at The Boot in Wellington – a festive imperial stout tasting. If you weren’t sure, imperial stouts are strong dark…

Sunday Lunch at The Pheasant Admaston

Tasty treats for us at The Pheasant Admaston. We were looking for a comfortable pub with a hearty meal. The Pheasant did not disappoint. It’s not quite cold enough for…

Shropshire Christmas Light Switch On Directory

Well now that Bonfire Night is safely out of the way, I feel safe in mentioning Shropshire Christmas Light Switch On. That’s the next big thing in my calendar anyway.…

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…

The Lost Boys Outdoor Cinema

The Lost Boys is on. Let’s all go. OK, you probably need a bit more information than that. There are a bunch of excellent films being shown at an outdoor…

Shrewsbury Beer Festival

The Shrewsbury Beer Festival is on now until Saturday 11th September. It is held in St Mary’s Church, which makes a beautiful backdrop for exploring the real ales on offer.…

Shrewsbury Cocktail Week: The Alb

Passing through town today for work (a spot of research at a vineyard which you’ll hear about later), I thought it would be rude not to sample the delights of…