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A Christmas Carol (U)

Filmed on location in Shrewsbury, Ebenezer Scrooge learns the true meaning of Christmas when the Ghosts of Christmas Past, Present and Future teach him to open his heart to the joys of family and friends.

Clive Donner (1984) UK 1hr 40m

George C. Scott, Edward Woodward

Built in 1596, Shrewsbury's iconic Old Market Hall was lovingly restored and re-opened as a contemporary cinema and cafe bar in 2004. The intimate 81-seat cinema screens a diverse programme of independent film, classics, world cinema, documentaries, and popular releases.

The Man Who Invented Christmas (PG)

Inspired by the magical journey that led to the creation of Ebenezer Scrooge, Tiny Tim and other classic characters from A Christmas Carol.

This festive comedy drama shows how Charles Dickens mixed real life inspirations with his vivid imagination to conjure up unforgettable characters...

Built in 1596, Shrewsbury's iconic Old Market Hall was lovingly restored and re-opened as a contemporary cinema and cafe bar in 2004. The intimate 81-seat cinema screens a diverse programme of independent film, classics, world cinema, documentaries, and popular releases.

Shrewsbury Elf Trail

12 of Santa’s elves have escaped from the North Pole and are hiding in windows around Shrewsbury. Step out on our trail and see how many you can find!

If you spot eight of the naughty elves, either eneter them online by clicking below or download and print the trail booklet. One...

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Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs

Shropshire's favourite Dame, Brad Fitt is back! (in a dress) for Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs!

Don't miss this year's spectacular family pantomime, Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs, starring Shropshire's favourite Dame, the hilarious Brad Fitt and the legendary Eric Smith (BBC Radio Shropshire...

Theatre Severn

If entering on the street side, look out for the old chapel building which is embedded between the Stage Door and public entrance. It now houses the stalls level Chapel Bar which doubles as exhibition space.

Victorian Christmas Fayre

The Parade Shopping Centre are hosting a ‘Victorian Christmas Fayre’ on the 2 nd /3 rd December - a weekend full of fun for everyone.

There will be a Reindeer funfair ride & Christmas Games / Competition / Face Painting / ‘Of One Accord’ choir / Local Crafted Gifts / Mulled Wine /...

Set in the heart of Shrewsbury, the Parade Shopping Centre provides a unique shopping experience. There are over 25 individual shops on two floors at the Grade II Georgian building, which is fronted by four imposing Doric columns.

Vinegar Hill Christmas Launch

Launching the start of their Christmas season, Vinegar Hill are inviting you to an exclusive candlelit opening event including live music from Dan Page and prosecco.

There will be raffle prizes to be won from local businesses fundraising money for Hope House in memory Anna Lumby.

Vinegar Hill is a lifestyle store, packed with wonderful homeware, gifts and fashion. A family run business with seven stores dotted around the south and west of England, the owners have a passion for buying and creativity which creates a unique in-store environment.

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Shropshire Rural Communities Charity’s Christmas Fair

Shropshire Rural Communities Charity’s annual Christmas fair returns this year at St Mary’s Church, Shrewsbury on Saturday 25 th November.

Come and enjoy Christmas shopping in the heart of beautiful Shrewsbury and browse the various craft and gift stalls whilst enjoying coffee, cake and...

The spire of St Mary's is one of the tallest in England and for over 500 years it has dominated the skyline of Shrewsbury's old town. The church is now the only complete medieval church in Shrewsbury. It dates from Saxon times and has beautiful additions from the 12th-Century onwards.

A Christmas Carol: A Folk Opera

GreenMatthews bring you a brand-new retelling of the best-loved Yuletide adventure of them all – Charles Dickens’ “A Christmas Carol”.

Using new lyrics and traditional English folk tunes, GreenMatthews (with special guest Jude Rees of Pilgrims' Way) use a bewitching blend of voices and...

The Hive is an arts and entertainment venue, as well as a charity working with vulnerable and disadvantaged young people, offering a varied programme of events, from cinema to live theatre, language classes to toddler groups, life drawing sessions to holiday workshops, open mics through to wrestl

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Festive Wreath Making

Joyce Morgan of Lulu Flowers, Shrewsbury will be at Button and Bear to help design and make your own unique Christmas wreath to take home. Everything you need will be provided including a glass of mulled wine at a cost of £30.

Tea & coffee will be available to purchase on the evening...

Button and Bear Bookshop in Shrewsbury is the first Children's Bookshop in Shropshire with books suitable from birth right up to the end of primary school and is based on Castle Street in Shrewsbury just a short walk away from Marks and Spencers.

Floating Christmas Supper

Join the Sabrina Boat this Christmas for a celebratory meal in the most unique of locations!

Arrive in style and be welcomed on board with a glass of Prosecco followed by a delicious 2-course meal. Enjoy the views of the lights glistening off the river on board Sabrina as a moored up...

Sabrina is a triple deck passenger boat. She holds 60 passengers in comfort whilst gently sailing around the beautiful and picturesque River Severn loop in Shrewsbury, Shropshire. Everyday 6 Scheduled trips run from 11am through to 4pm on the hour.

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