What's On in Ludlow in August, 2016

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Remarkable Rocks

Start Date: 01 August 2016
End Date: 05 August 2016
Time: 1pm-2.30pm
Venue: Shropshire Hills Discovery Centre
Type of Event: Family Workshop

Take a GPS-led walk visiting different rocks around the Onny Meadows. Learn about Shropshire's geological history by creating volcanoes and landsalides and piercing toget

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Guided Tour of Stokesay Court

Start Date: 02 August 2016
End Date: 02 August 2016
Time: 14:30
Venue: Stokesay Court
Type of Event: Guided Tour

Stokesay Court is a magnificent Grade II* late-Victorian mansion imposingly set within landscaped grounds, with views towards Ludlow. Still a lived-in, private home, Stok

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Children's Summer Fun

Start Date: 03 August 2016
End Date: 03 August 2016
Time: 1.30-3.30pm
Venue: Loudwater Studio
Type of Event: Children's creative and messy fun

£10 per child - Booking Essential
With bells, beads ad lots of imagination sped some time creating something beautiful to sing to you whenever there's a breeze.

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Children's Summer Fun

Start Date: 03 August 2016
End Date: 03 August 2016
Time: 1.30-3.30pm
Venue: Loudwater Studio
Type of Event: Children's creative and messy fun

With bells, beads ad lots of imagination sped some time creating something beautiful to sing to you whenever there's a breeze

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Rock Receipes

Start Date: 03 August 2016
End Date: 03 August 2016
Time: 10am-11.30am
Venue: Shropshire Hills Discovery Centre
Type of Event: Workshop

Find out all about rocks and have a go at some cookery at the same time at our hands-on workshop. A fun, 'down to earth' cookery experience for youngsters. Find out about

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Fly-tying Tuition

Start Date: 04 August 2016
End Date: 04 August 2016
Time: 7.00pm
Venue: The Unicorn Inn
Type of Event: Fly-tying

On the 1st Thursday of each month fly-tying lessons are on offer in The Unicorn Inn, Lower Corve Steet, Ludlow. (minimal cost for materials used). If you fancy tying your

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Food and Craft Market

Start Date: 04 August 2016
End Date: 04 August 2016
Time: All Day
Venue: Ludlow Market
Type of Event: Market

A Thursday market with the emphasis on Food and Crafts.

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BISYOC International Tutors' Concert

Start Date: 05 August 2016
End Date: 05 August 2016
Time: 13:00
Venue: Ludlow Assembly Rooms
Type of Event: Concert

A Concert of Chamber Music by the International Team of Tutors from BISYOC, from some of the leading conservatories and orchestras across Europe.
The programme inclu

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Discovery Club

Start Date: 06 August 2016
End Date: 06 August 2016
Time: 11am-midday
Venue: Shropshire Hills Discovery Centre
Type of Event: Workshop

How does your garden grow

Find out how well our vegetables planted earlier in the season are growing and try a few to eat. Discover what else is growing around the

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Made in Shropshire Market

Start Date: 06 August 2016
End Date: 06 August 2016
Time: All Day
Venue: Ludlow Market
Type of Event: Market

A showcase for local artists, design-makers and artisan food producers from Shropshire. Castle Square in Ludlow Town Centre. Events are staged on the 1st Saturday of the

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Pop up Chinese Tea Ceremony

Start Date: 06 August 2016
End Date: 06 August 2016
Time: 2.00-5.00
Venue: The Flower Garden at Stokesay Court
Type of Event: Tea party

With our Flower Garden afternoon tea, we bring you Old China - willow trees and mellow music and interesting things to eat with your dragonwell tea... We'll let you tast

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Saturday 6 August 07.45 - 11.00 Knowle Sportsground First Saturday Sale

Start Date: 06 August 2016
End Date: 06 August 2016
Time: 07.45 - 11.00
Venue: Knowle Sportsground
Type of Event: Charity Garage Sale

On Saturday 6th August we have a a great summer sale lined up. Come early (at 7.45) for the best bargains before the Tenbury show and browse in our pavilion and sheds of

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Tweed Ride

Start Date: 06 August 2016
End Date: 06 August 2016
Time: 14:00
Venue: Castle Square
Type of Event: Bike ride

Dig out your Tweed and join an easy ride through local lanes. All styles of wear from yesteryear welcome. If you have an old style bike that's great, but most important i

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Antique & Collectors Fair

Start Date: 07 August 2016
End Date: 07 August 2016
Time: 9am to 4pm
Venue: Ludlow Market
Type of Event: Antiques

Antique and flea market held in Ludlow's market in Castle Square

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Book and Craft Fair

Start Date: 07 August 2016
End Date: 07 August 2016
Time: All Day
Venue: Ludlow Market
Type of Event: Book Fair

A book and craft fair in Ludlow's Market Square

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Guided Tour of Stokesay Court

Start Date: 07 August 2016
End Date: 07 August 2016
Time: 14:30
Venue: Stokesay Court
Type of Event: Guided Tour

Stokesay Court is a magnificent Grade II* late-Victorian mansion imposingly set within landscaped grounds, with views towards Ludlow. Still a lived-in, private home, Stok

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Ludlow Small Gardens Festival

Start Date: 07 August 2016
End Date: 07 August 2016
Time: 12 noon
Venue: Various in Rockspring Area
Type of Event: Open Gardens

On 7th August some of Ludlow’s smaller gardens, outside the town centre, will be opening for visitors to wander and enjoy. Having been dormant for a year, the 2016 Festiv

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Family Workshop

Start Date: 08 August 2016
End Date: 12 August 2016
Time: 1pm-2.30pm
Venue: Shropshire Hills Discovery Centre
Type of Event: Stone Soup

Make and then savour your own delicious, seasonal stone soup as a traditional tale of trickery unfolds. As you wait for your soup to cook, make some bread and butter to a

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WORKS ON PAPER

Start Date: 08 August 2016
End Date: 27 August 2016
Time: 1000 - 1600
Venue: Gallery 131
Type of Event: Art Exhibition

Works of art on paper

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Campfire Cooking

Start Date: 10 August 2016
End Date: 10 August 2016
Time: 10am-12midday
Venue: Shropshire Hills Discovery Centre
Type of Event: Summer Forest School

Explore different fire lighting techniques; bow drill, flint and steel.
Make a fire and then cook a variety of tasty foods on a campfire.
Free for anyone aged 10-14

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Children's Summer Fun

Start Date: 10 August 2016
End Date: 10 August 2016
Time: 1.30-3.30pm
Venue: Loudwater Studio
Type of Event: Children's creative and messy fun

Dreamcatcher Making
£10 per child - Booking Essential

Using feathers, beads and lots of creativity make your own dreamcatcher and keep those bad dreams at bay.<

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Ludlow Local Produce Market

Start Date: 11 August 2016
End Date: 11 August 2016
Time: 9am to 2pm
Venue: Ludlow Market
Type of Event: Market

Ludlow Local Produce Market is a large, twice-monthly farmers' market selling a wide range of everyday and specialist food and drink produced within 30 miles of Ludlow.

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BISYOC Symphony Orchestra and Choir

Start Date: 13 August 2016
End Date: 13 August 2016
Time: 19:30
Venue: St Laurence's Church
Type of Event: Concert

An international orchestra of 90 young players from 15 countries concludes its residency with a powerful and energetic programme featuring 60 local singers.
Camille Sa

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Century Fairs Antiques & Collectables

Start Date: 13 August 2016
End Date: 13 August 2016
Time: 0900-1600
Venue: Ludlow Castle
Type of Event: Antiques & Collectables fair

Now well into our 2nd year! Visit our intimate fair in the fabulous Beacon Rooms. Up to 16 stalls of quality collectables and antiques. To include, jewellery, silver, mi

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Ludlow Summer School

Start Date: 14 August 2016
End Date: 19 August 2016
Time: 9.30am-7.00pm
Venue: St Laurence's Church
Type of Event: Summer school

The Ludlow Summer School is devoted to one work, Monteverdi's Vespers of 1610. It is a week of study and rehearsal with led by leading specialist tutors leading to a perf

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Magnalonga

Start Date: 14 August 2016
End Date: 14 August 2016
Time: 10am
Venue: Starts in Ludlow
Type of Event: Food Walk

A leisurely walk through the countryside, with 4 stops at each of which you receive locally-sourced food served with local ale, perry or cider. Tickets on sale from June

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Native Indians

Start Date: 15 August 2016
End Date: 19 August 2016
Time: 1pm-2.30pm
Venue: Shropshire Hills Discovery Centre
Type of Event: Family Workshop

Make a dream catcher to hang above your bed. Can you track and creep up on prey? Learn how to send smoke signals.
£4.00 per accompanied child 5 -11

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Guided Tour of Stokesay Court

Start Date: 16 August 2016
End Date: 16 August 2016
Time: 14:30
Venue: Stokesay Court
Type of Event: Guided Tour

Stokesay Court is a magnificent Grade II* late-Victorian mansion imposingly set within landscaped grounds, with views towards Ludlow. Still a lived-in, private home, Stok

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Children's Summer Fun

Start Date: 17 August 2016
End Date: 17 August 2016
Time: 1.30-3.30pm
Venue: Loudwater Studio
Type of Event: Children's creative and messy fun

Fun with Clay
£10 per child - booking essential

Discover different textures and skills. With air drying and f=kiln fired clay to play with you're sure to creat

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Food and Craft Market

Start Date: 18 August 2016
End Date: 18 August 2016
Time: All Day
Venue: Ludlow Market
Type of Event: Market

A Thursday market with the emphasis on Food and Crafts.

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Monteverdi Vespers

Start Date: 19 August 2016
End Date: 19 August 2016
Time: 6.00pm
Venue: St Laurence's Church
Type of Event: Concert

A performance of Monteverdi's great masterpiece, the Vespers of 1610. The concert is the culmination of the Ludlow Summer School, an international event that has attracte

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Banda Bacana

Start Date: 20 August 2016
End Date: 20 August 2016
Time: 18:45
Venue: Ludlow Assembly Rooms
Type of Event: Music

A fantastic live band, Banda Bacana have built up a strong reputation amongst fans of World Music with their firm Afro-Latin grooves, guaranteed to get any dance floor st

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Discovery Club

Start Date: 20 August 2016
End Date: 20 August 2016
Time: 11am-midday
Venue: Shropshire Hills Discovery Centre
Type of Event: Workshop

Tales from the Wood - Part 2

Join storyteller Suzanne Thomas, meet some of the different trees that inhabit our meadows and find out what makes them special.

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Simple Wedding Flowers

Start Date: 20 August 2016
End Date: 20 August 2016
Time: 2.00-5.00
Venue: The Flower Garden at Stokesay Court
Type of Event: Flower arranging course

Come and spend a happy afternoon in the garden learning how to make simple and beautiful natural floral arrangements for a very special wedding day. During the afternoon

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The Chronicles of Narnia, The Lion The Witch and The Wardrobe

Start Date: 20 August 2016
End Date: 21 August 2016
Time: 10am - 5pm
Venue: St Peters
Type of Event: Flower Festival

The Chronicles of Narnia The Lion The witch and The Wardrobe
Step through the wardrobe and enter the magical kingdom of Narnia
Be greeted by Mr. Tumnus
Be scared

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Antique & Collectors Fair

Start Date: 21 August 2016
End Date: 21 August 2016
Time: 9am to 4pm
Venue: Ludlow Market
Type of Event: Antiques

Antique and flea market held in Ludlow's market in Castle Square

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Book and Craft Fair

Start Date: 21 August 2016
End Date: 21 August 2016
Time: All Day
Venue: Ludlow Market
Type of Event: Book Fair

A book and craft fair in Ludlow's Market Square

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Guided Tour of Stokesay Court

Start Date: 21 August 2016
End Date: 21 August 2016
Time: 14:30
Venue: Stokesay Court
Type of Event: Guided Tour

Stokesay Court is a magnificent Grade II* late-Victorian mansion imposingly set within landscaped grounds, with views towards Ludlow. Still a lived-in, private home, Stok

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Remarkable Rocks

Start Date: 22 August 2016
End Date: 26 August 2016
Time: 1pm-2.30pm
Venue: Shropshire Hills Discovery Centre
Type of Event: Family Workshop

Take a GPS-led walk visiting different rocks around the Onny Meadows. Learn about Shropshire's geological history by creating volcanoes and landslides and piercing togeth

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Easy Garden Floristry

Start Date: 23 August 2016
End Date: 23 August 2016
Time: 2.00-5.00
Venue: The Flower Garden at Stokesay Court
Type of Event: Flower arranging course

Come and join us for a friendly afternoon of fearless flower arranging, working with lovely, easy garden flowers to create effortless, natural, elegant arrangements and g

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Great British Bake-Off

Start Date: 25 August 2016
End Date: 25 August 2016
Time: 10am-1pm
Venue: Shropshire Hills Discovery Centre
Type of Event: Workshop

All the family can join in with this fun Bake-off session. From soft and chewy American cookies to crisp and crumbly snaps and shortbreads, we know you will go away very

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Ludlow Local Produce Market

Start Date: 25 August 2016
End Date: 25 August 2016
Time: 9am to 2pm
Venue: Ludlow Market
Type of Event: Market

Ludlow Local Produce Market is a large, twice-monthly farmers' market selling a wide range of everyday and specialist food and drink produced within 30 miles of Ludlow.

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Pop up Turkish Tea time

Start Date: 27 August 2016
End Date: 27 August 2016
Time: 2.00-5.00
Venue: The Flower Garden at Stokesay Court
Type of Event: Tea party

At our pop up Turkish Teatime, we will be channelling something else wondeful that is offered in these intriguing places: the Turkish tea garden. Along with picturesquel

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St James' Tower Tours, Wigmore

Start Date: 27 August 2016
End Date: 27 August 2016
Time: 1, 2:30 and 4 p.m.
Venue: St. James Church
Type of Event: Tower Tour

WHO SHOT THE COCKEREL?
The tower of St James’ Church, Wigmore, will be open for guided tours on Sat 27th August. Tours will take place at 1.00, 2.30 and 4pm. Come and

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Apley Craft Fair

Start Date: 28 August 2016
End Date: 28 August 2016
Time: 10 - 4pm
Venue: Apley Farm Shop
Type of Event: Craft Fair

Apley Craft Fairs are the perfect occasions to browse handmade Shropshire crafts & chat with the crafters themselves. Discover your new favourite piece of jewellery or fi

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Ludlow Green Festival

Start Date: 28 August 2016
End Date: 28 August 2016
Time: 10:00 - 16:00
Venue: Town Centre
Type of Event: Festival

Come and browse over 60 stalls offering tasty morsels, illuminating information and made with love items at the Green Fair on Castle Square. Help out the buzzing Hawthorn

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Party at the Brewery

Start Date: 28 August 2016
End Date: 28 August 2016
Time: 19:00
Venue: Ludlow Brewery
Type of Event: Concert

Bring Ludlow Green Festival to a close with an evening of music, dancing, good food available from Die Kaapse Kombuis and fine drink from the bar. A great line-up with so

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Guided Tour of Stokesay Court

Start Date: 30 August 2016
End Date: 30 August 2016
Time: 14:30
Venue: Stokesay Court
Type of Event: Guided Tour

Stokesay Court is a magnificent Grade II* late-Victorian mansion imposingly set within landscaped grounds, with views towards Ludlow. Still a lived-in, private home, Stok

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Children's Summer Fun

Start Date: 31 August 2016
End Date: 31 August 2016
Time: 1.30-3.30pm
Venue: Loudwater Studio
Type of Event: Children's creative and messy fun

Tile Decorating
£10 per child - booking essential

Bring your design and together we'll transfer it onto tile to be fired in our kiln. Come and create something

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