Festivals & Events

  • Oswestry LitFest
  • Oswestry Food & Drink Festival
  • Oswestry Walking Festival
  • Shrewsbury Flower Show
  • Eisteddfod
  • Trefonen hill walk
  • Whittington Music Festival
The Oswestry LitFest aka OsLitFest is a fabulous celebration of the written, spoken and sung. See www.oswestrylitfest.co.uk for more details. Oswestry LitFest
Shropshire's friendliest food festival showcasing the very best food and drink producers making a very tasty weekend. 9th-10th July 2016 www.oswestryfoodfestival.co.uk Oswestry food & drink festival accommodation, bed & and breakfast, guest house
art of the Walkers Are Welcome initiative. There are 9 great walks for you to choose from, some short, some long, but each a fascinating journey across the landscape, history and heritage of Oswestry and the Welsh Marches. oswestrywalkers.co.uk Oswestry walikng festival accommodation, bed & breakfast, guest house
An annual event held in mid-August over two days The Quarry, the main park in the town centre. It is one of the longest-running shows in the country and featured in the 2005 Guinness Book of Records as the “longest-running flower show” in the world. 12th-13th August 2016 www.shrewsburyflowershow.org.uk Shrewsbury flower show accommodation, bed & and breakfast, guest house
The Llangollen International Musical Eisteddfod is a music festival which takes place every year during the second week of July in Llangollen, North Wales. Singers and dancers from around the world are invited to take part in over 20 high quality competitions followed each evening by concerts where the best and most colourful competitors share the stage with professional artists. Over five thousand singers, dancers and instrumentalists from around 50 countries perform to audiences of more than 50,000 over the 6 days of the event. 5th-10th July 2016 international-eisteddfod.co.uk Llangollen Eisteddfod accommodation, bed & and breakfast, guest house
A charity weekend of hill walking and family events since 1988. There are several long walks over the course of the long May bank holiday weekend, the longest being 16 miles around the local countryside. 27th-30th May 2016 www.trefonen–hillwalk.com Trefonen hill walk accommodation, bed & and breakfast, guest house Trefonen Hill Walk
Whittington International Chamber Music Festival. Mozart In The Marches with The Werther Ensemble and Friends May 17th-22nd 2016. Mostly in Whittington church, opposite the famous Whittington border castle. Special rates for booking three or four concerts. Details at www.whittingtonmusicfestival.org.uk or 01691 657986. Whittington Music Festival accommodation, bed & and breakfast, guest house

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Proprietors Kim & Howard have 30 years experience in retail, catering and hairdressing. They use the knowledge acquired to ensure you are made most welcome at Laurels, their family home for more than 20 years.


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