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:

Wednesday 19th to Sunday 23rd February - BISHOP'S CASTLE ARTS FESTIVAL - Set in the Shropshire Hills town of Bishop’s Castle, the festival will see venues of all shapes and sizes, from galleries to pubs, churches to libraries, hotels to shops, all opening their doors to put on this unique festival https://bishopscastleartsfestival.com/.

Thursday 14th to Sunday 17th May - BISHOP'S CASTLE WALKING FESTIVAL - a wide variety of walks around the Shrophire Hills https://www.bishopscastlewalkingfestival.co.uk/.

Friday 15th to Sunday 17th May - LUDLOW SPRING FESTIVAL - Barrels of fun, feasting, live music and motors http://www.ludlowspringfestival.co.uk/.

Sunday 19th July - LUDLOW DOG DAY - A family fun day centered around dogs in the grounds of Stokesay Court, with many attractions to keep everyone delighted and lots of ‘doggy’ stuff throughout the whole day. https://www.ludlowdogday.org.uk/.

Sunday 9th August - LUDLOW MAGNALONGA - A ramble and feast in the Marches countryside. http://www.magnalonga.co.uk/.

Friday 11th to Sunday 13th September - LUDLOW FOOD FESTIVAL - The original festival for food and drink lovers. http://www.ludlowfoodfestival.co.uk/.