We're very lucky to be in a part of the country where there is always a festival or an exhibition either happening or just around the corner and there are plenty of local events to enjoy. Here's what's going on in the area in the coming months:

Saturday 15th September - OPEN AIR SCREENING OF 'ATONEMENT' - In the grounds of Stokesay Court, this truly is a unique opportunity to watch a fantastic film in the film setting itself. Order a bedroom picnic to take with you, and before the film starts, you will have the chance to enjoy it, sitting out on the beautiful lawns, as well as to explore the iconic locations from the film around the grounds. Early bird advance tickets now on sale £14. https://stokesaycourt.com/whats-on/

Saturday 22nd September - BISHOP'S CASTLE MICHAELMAS FAIR - This is a day full of events including processions and stall from local traders. The crowds stay well into the evening. That means it finishes with lots of live music and possibly a pint from one of the villages two breweries. Michaelmas Fair Bishops Castle

Saturday 29th & Sunday 30th September - PEARCE CYCLES DOWNHILL SERIES - Round 5 of the downhill MTB (Mountain bike) takes place in Hopton . Practice on Saturday with racing on Sunday.


Sunday 7th October - STORM THE FORT ENDURANCE DUATHLON & CYCLO - A challenging set of duathlon, half marathon & cycle events starting from Clun.

Saturday 24th & Sunday 25th November - LUDLOW MEDIEVAL CHRISTMAS FAYRE - Mingle with medieval jesters and enjoy live music as you browse over 100 stalls selling quality wares, handmade gifts and seasonal products. You’re bound to find the perfect presents - and unique treats for yourself too! When you’ve worked up an appetite, why not tickle your taste buds at the tempting food and drink stalls? http://www.ludlowmedievalchristmas.co.uk/