North Shropshire News
20th June 2012
Shropshire Tourism has been approached by Optomen Television who is working with Simon Cowell’s production company SYCO TV on an exciting new food series for ITV1 called ‘Food. glorious. Food’.
13th June 2012
GOLFERS teed off at Macdonald Hill Valley Spa, Hotel and Golf to raise money for Hope House Children’s Hospices. Sixteen teams from across the country helped to raise almost £9,500 for the charity which runs children’s hospices in Oswestry and in Conwy.
Dorothy Clive Garden to host open-air production of Shakespeare's 'Much Ado About Nothing' on Friday 10th and Saturday 11th August 2012
12th June 2012
The Dorothy Clive Garden is to host an open-air production of ‘Much Ado About Nothing’, a comedy by William Shakespeare performed by the Folksy Theatre Company, on Friday 10th and Saturday 11th August 2012 at 6.30pm.
11th June 2012
Wellness is a growing priority for the nation with the UK spa market alone worth over £1billion. As consumers become savvier on ways to look after their health, Macdonald Hotels & Resorts ‘Spa Collection’ continues to add excitement to the industry by investing in its spa properties to keep up with this increasing demand for wellbeing experiences. Located in the beautiful Shropshire countryside in the historic town of Whitchurch, home to the oldest clockmakers in the world, Macdonald Hill Valley Spa, Hotel & Golf has received a £500,000 revamp to its Vital Health & Wellbeing Club which opens on the 1 June 2012.
8th June 2012
The Dorothy Clive Garden will be hosting a craft fair in partnership with the North Staffordshire Guild of Craftsmen on Saturday 9th and Sunday 10th June 2012 from 10.00am to 4.00pm. Admission will be at the special discounted fund raising price of £3.00 per person (children between 0-5 are admitted for free).
8th June 2012
Ellesmere College successfully launched its inaugural National Art Exhibition and Sale of Works on Wednesday evening in the presence of over 300 invited guests.
6th June 2012
A Shropshire tourist attraction is playing host to the daddy of Father's Day celebrations. Hawkstone Park in Weston-Under-Redcastle is offering fathers and their families the chance to enjoy the special day - Sunday, June 17 - by taking part in a range of activities from handling birds of prey to off-road driving.
28th May 2012
Visitors can now come and see the famous Laburnum Arch which is currently in full bloom at the Dorothy Clive Garden on the North Staffordshire/Shropshire/Cheshire border.
25th May 2012
GUESTS enjoying spa and golf facilities at a luxury hotel will be able to raise a free glass - and scone - to the Queen during the Diamond Jubilee weekend.
22nd May 2012
Visitors can now enjoy the best floral display of rhododendrons in Staffordshire, which are currently in bloom and located in the quarry garden - formerly a disused gravel quarry – at the Dorothy Clive Garden on the North Staffordshire/Shropshire border.