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 24th November - LUDLOW CHRISTMAS LIGHTS SWITCH ON - Fun and entertainment for all - music, cheer leading, choir.

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/

Monday 26th November - LUDLOW RACES - 1.10pm. http://www.ludlowracecourse.co.uk/index.htm.

Tuesdays 4th, 11th & 18th December - LUDLOW TINSEL TUESDAYS - Start your 2018 Christmas with Tinsel Tuesays in Ludlow. Explore the many unique independent shops and visit the traditional 'Makers Market' which offers hundreds of beautiful, bespoke products created by local art and crafts people. 10am to 4pm.

Wednesday 5th December - LUDLOW RACES - 12.30pm. http://www.ludlowracecourse.co.uk/index.htm.

Wednesday 19th December - LUDLOW RACES - 12.40pm. Tanners Christmas meeting. http://www.ludlowracecourse.co.uk/index.htm.

Wednesday 20th - Sunday 24th February - BISHOP'S CASTLE ARTS FESTIVAL - 5 days of music, craft, artisan wares, drawings exhibitions and more at the nearby town. http://www.bishopscastleartsfestival.co.uk/