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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.

The Billy Joel songbook performed by Elio Pace and his band comes to Theatre Severn

In 2013 and again in 2014, Elio was invited to ‘fill Billy Joel’s shoes’, starring in five very special reunion concerts in the USA with Joel’s original 1971-72 touring band, recreating the historic Sigma Sounds live recordings.

Discover Shrewsbury’s past in free Heritage Open Days

A chance to step back into Shrewsbury’s past and explore amazing places free of charge, as well as spaces usually closed to the public, is offered as part of the national Heritage Open Days event between 8th and 11th September.

Live Music Festival set to take place in Shrewsbury Quarry

Fake Festivals are the UK’s only Tribute festival, they have become a nationwide success with locations up and down the country and now in its 10th season and with more dates than ever before we have decided to bring the show to Shrewsbury.

History Day at the Dana Prison - Looking Back in Time

On Monday 29th August (bank holiday) the Dana Gaol will be taking a trip back in time.

Characters from years gone past will be walking the prison from the Georgian Era of 1793, when the prison was first built through to its closure in March 2013.

Free science fun at Shrewsbury Shopping summer kids’ club

There’ll be lab coats and laughter aplenty when the popular Snapper Jaxx Kids’ Club returns to Shrewsbury Shopping’s Pride Hill Centre this week, for a free day of science-themed fun.