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Bridgnorth Carnival

Bridgnorth Carnival

Following the success of last year’s carnival which was revived after break of some 20 years, preparations are well underway for the Bridgnorth carnival which…
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Whalebone hit the big time

Whalebone hit the big time

Shropshire band Whalebone are thrilled to discover their latest album is being considered in four categories for this year’s Grammy Awards. Whalebone’s ‘Runes’ album is…
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Hotshots awards

Hotshots awards

The achievements of children and young people in care have been celebrated at a special awards ceremony. Over 150 children and young people who are…
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Christmas by train

Christmas by train

Christmas carols, visiting Santa and festive dining are all on offer at the Severn Valley Railway in December. Travel by steam train to visit Father…
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Walking the walk

Walking the walk

With walk day weather this year almost ideal for walking, about 850 senior walkers set off from Bridgnorth High Street to complete the 22 mile…
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The windy debate returns

The windy debate returns

Environmental group Sustainable Bridgnorth has welcomed the planning application for the Crida Wind Cooperative to erect two medium sized turbines on the ridge south of…
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Race for Life

Race for Life

In what is now a major national fundraising date in the calendar, the UK’s largest women-only event, the Race for Life will take place in…
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Rowing Regatta

Rowing Regatta

Bridgnorth Rowing Club will host its annual regatta on Saturday 8 June, with racing starting from 9am. Entries are coming in from local rivals such…
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It’s Carnival Time

It’s Carnival Time

Bridgnorth will see the long awaited revival of its carnival on Saturday 29 June. Floats will assemble at the livestock market with the procession setting…
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New 5 km race

New 5 km race

Shropshire Council outdoor recreation service is holding the first ‘Severn Valley Trail Race’ on Sunday 16th June, starting from the visitor centre in Alveley near…
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Night at the museum

Night at the museum

The Ironbridge Gorge Museum Trust has beaten off stiff competition to win a national competition, the prize being a workshop with the international artist Julian…
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