Entries by Stuart Dunn

Star speakers to headline at Shrewsbury’s first Wellbeing Festival

A unique new festival celebrating wellbeing, fitness and nutrition will launch in Shropshire this summer – with TV personality Nell McAndrew and Olympic gymnast Kristian Thomas among the headliners. Children’s activities and celebrity guest speakers are all part of the line-up at the Wellbeing Festival, a free event which will debut in Shrewsbury’s showpiece Quarry […]

Tickets now on sale for Shrewsbury’s festival of tennis

The Shrewsbury Club has teamed up with Shropshire Festivals to make this year’s World Tennis Tour W60 Shrewsbury tournament a real festival of tennis – with tickets now on sale for the prestigious event. Extra hospitality evenings and fun interactive events for all the family will be included in a busy programme when the tournament […]

Mercedes-Benz of Shrewsbury 10K runners to receive medal designed by Shrewsbury School pupil Will

Hundreds of runners who complete Shrewsbury’s 10K challenge will receive a stunning bespoke medal designed by a pupil at Shrewsbury School to mark its inclusion in the annual event. Sixth former Will Cowper, 17, masterminded the winning design which was inspired by Charles Darwin, a former Shrewsbury School pupil, and his theory of evolution. Organisers […]

Former Wales manager Chris Coleman reunited with Dave Edwards at golf day in aid of Shropshire’s Little Rascals Foundation

Shropshire football star Dave Edwards was reunited with his former Wales manager Chris Coleman at a successful charity golf day to raise funds for the Little Rascals Foundation. Chris, who led Wales to the semi-finals of the 2016 European Championships, was joined by his assistant manager Kit Symons, also an ex-Wales international, as they took […]

Successful Salop Leisure show helps to raise more than £600 for Shropshire Mind

Generous customers attending this year’s successful West Midlands Caravan, Motorhome and Destinations Show in Shrewsbury helped to raise more than £600 for mental health charity Shropshire Mind. Featuring the latest in touring caravans, motorhomes, campervans, holiday homes and lodges, more than 15,000 visitors flocked to Salop Leisure’s headquarters at Emstrey. The largest free caravan showcase […]