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Shrewsbury never sleeps. Discover the latest goings-on, stories and must-read news to come out of the original one-off.

New owners for renowned pub

The couple behind a well-known Shrewsbury restaurant and bar have announced that they have bought one of the county’s most renowned country pubs.

Clare and Graham Jenkins, owners of Henry Tudor House off Wyle Cop, have acquired the New Inn at Baschurch, north Shropshire.

Summer bursts into life in Shrewsbury

Shrewsbury is set to become the events capital of the West Midlands this summer as it kicks off its best ever calendar of festivals and events bringing to life its appeal as the original one-off destination.

Programme of roadworks and road improvements to be carried out in Shrewsbury

A programme of roadworks and road improvements will be taking place across Shrewsbury from spring 2016 until late 2017.

To be carried out under the Shrewsbury highways improvements programme, these works fall into three categories:

Theatre Severn Reveals All...

Pulses of Shropshire theatre goers are expected to be set racing this week as Theatre Severn have just announced the exciting news that tickets for the ‘revealing’ hit stage show ‘The Full Monty’ are about to go on sale!

Last chance to see Vikings exhibition at Shrewsbury Museum and Art Gallery this half-term

There’s lots for all the family to see and do at Shrewsbury Museum and Art Gallery this half-term –  including the last chance to see the ‘Valhalla – life and death in Viking Britain’ exhibition.