What’s On

Home/What's On

Dive into ocean adventure at Theatre Severn

By | 2019-09-15T08:32:59+00:00 September 15th, 2019|Blog, What's On|

Photo by Travis Burke, Freediver Chelsea Yamasee Ever wanted to find out more about ocean adventure? Now is your chance as the Ocean Film Festival World Tour is on its way to Shrewsbury’s Theatre Severn on Wednesday and there are still a few tickets left. The Ocean Film Festival features a carefully curated collection of short films delving

Blog- Psychological thriller coming to Theatre Severn

By | 2019-09-04T18:32:46+00:00 September 4th, 2019|Blog, What's On|

We’re getting very excited about next week’s production of Dangerous Obsession at Shrewsbury’s Theatre Severn. Written by N.J.Crisp, the brand new tour debuts in the county town from Monday to Wednesday.  The play comes direct from the Nottingham Theatre Royal Classic Thriller Season and is produced by Angela Browne Ltd, who recently presented a UK tour and West End Run

Celebrity chef cooks up a treat for Ironbridge networking event

By | 2019-08-29T12:16:52+00:00 August 30th, 2019|Blog, Business News, What's On|

Marcus with HRH Princess Alexandra, when she officially opened The Furnace Kitchen on Friday 19th July. Organisers of a business networking event are cooking up a tasty treat for guests at their next meeting with a special appearance by Shropshire celebrity chef Marcus Bean. The Business Bridge Networking group will mark its first anniversary at the meeting being

Shropshire cyclist rides to national champion

By | 2019-08-15T17:30:00+00:00 August 15th, 2019|Blog, Business News, What's On|

Liam Holohan takes the top spot on the podium A Shropshire cyclist has ridden to success and been crowned national champion in his age category at the National Masters Road Race Championship. Former UCI professional Liam Holohan, who rides for Holohan Coaching Race Team, which he also mentors and coaches the team, managed to take the top podium

Teenage sensation stars as a ‘guest’

By | 2019-08-12T20:56:21+00:00 August 13th, 2019|Blog, What's On|

Teenage cycling sensation Toby Barnes claimed the best result of his road career with an overall second place in the prestigious Tour of Sussex while ‘guesting’ for the Shropshire-based Holohan Coaching Race Team. Barnes, 18, an extremely talented cyclo-cross rider, was part of a strong four-man Holohan team, joining Chris Pook, Matthew Davies and Danny Smith in the five-stage event

Thousands of people from across UK enjoyed Shrewsbury Flower Show

By | 2019-08-12T20:51:13+00:00 August 12th, 2019|Blog, What's On|

Quarry Marquee Thousands of visitors braved the wet and windy weather to enjoy another great year of blooms, gardening, cooking, musical acts, and a host of high adrenaline action as part of the 132nd Shrewsbury Flower Show. The Quarry welcomed people of all ages from across the country to the event held on Friday, and Saturday. As well

New clubhouse donated to Telford BMX club by local rotary club

By | 2019-07-02T11:02:36+00:00 July 2nd, 2019|Blog, Business News, What's On|

Children at a Telford BMX club are celebrating after winning the backing of a local Rotary Club which has donated a new clubhouse. The Rotary Club of Wellington members were left overwhelmed after hearing a presentation from volunteer Kirsty Smallman about the success of the club and the sessions it offers. The Rotarians, who meet weekly at the Buckatree Hall

Holohan Coaching Race Team celebrating success in Italy

By | 2019-06-23T10:27:27+00:00 June 24th, 2019|Blog, Business News, What's On|

A Shropshire based cycling team is celebrating after achieving excellent results in a multi day amateur event in Europe. Holohan Coaching Race Team, which is mentored and coached by former UCI professional Liam Holohan, has just returned from the Haute Route Dolomites - a three-day competitive event, featuring more than 250km of racing and over 8,000 metres of climbing in

Staffordshire pupils hit the West End stage

By | 2019-06-12T17:31:25+00:00 June 17th, 2019|Blog, What's On|

Karina and Anaya Kular from St Dominic’s Grammar School, Brewood. Sisters at a Staffordshire school have appeared in a special production in London’s West End. Karina and Anaya Kular from St Dominic’s Grammar School, Brewood, are part of the Pauline Quirke Academy of Performing Arts and took part in a production of Trouble’s a Brewin’ in Alberquirky at

Students at Staffordshire school tuning up for music festival

By | 2019-06-11T08:44:06+00:00 June 14th, 2019|Blog, Education, What's On|

Students at a Staffordshire school are aiming to strike a chord with visitors when they stage a major musical extravaganza. The youngsters at St Dominic’s Grammar School, Brewood, have been busy tuning up for the event which will feature all ages and a wide variety of styles of music in a packed programme of entertainment on June 12. It all