What's on inNewtown

Welcome to Newtown

Enjoy a mix of heritage, history, lively arts whilst visiting Newtown - our guide to events and days out is just the ticket.

Whether you're looking to brush up on local history at a museum, enjoy local arts, watch some sport, or listen to live music, you're sure to find things to do in Newtown to suit all the family, whatever the weather.

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Forthcoming events in Newtown

Bryn's Buddies
Wrexham County Borough Museum and Archives

Discover and explore the past at Wrexham Museums monthly history club.7‐11 year olds.Advance booking essential.£4 per child. Price includes drink and a snack.…

Location: 15.2 miles away
Category: Historic/Heritage

TEL: 01978 297460
Last One Standing: The Tale of Bersham Colliery
Wrexham County Borough Museum and Archives

On December 18th 1986 the last tub of coal was wound to the surface at Bersham Colliery. With the closure of the last pit in the Denbighshire coalfield a centuries‐old tradition came to an end. This exhibition tells the story of coal…

Location: 15.2 miles away
Category: Exhibitions

TEL: 01978 297460
The Rollin Stoned
Rock Suite

Including Jumping Jack Flash Paint It Black Not Fade Away and Satisfaction.Expect a minimum two hour show with rockin all the way and spectacular costume changes. They have been described by The Times as better…

Location: 15.1 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

Seasonal Stories
Wrexham County Borough Museum and Archives

Make a Christmas craft to take home and listen to local published author and story teller Fiona Collins. Ages 5 year . Drink and biscuit provided.Advanced booking & payment essentialStraeon y tymorGwnewch ddarn o grefft Nadoligaidd iw gludo gartref a gwrandewch ar…

Location: 15.2 miles away
Category: Visual Arts

TEL: 01978 297460
Wigan Pier Takeover: New Year's Eve 2016
Liquid and Envy, Wrexham

Are you ready for a trip down memory lane as we re‐live one of the UKs longest running dance nights. After the massive sell out event during Easter 2016 we bring the Wigan Pier team back to successfully close 2016 in style…

Location: 15 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: n/a
A Tale Of Two Cities The Musical Braodway Version
Theatre Severen

Book & Lyrics ByJILL SANTORIELLOBased On The Novel By CHARLES DICKENS.Nightly 7.30pm Matinee Saturday 25th March 2.30pm TICKETS £19.50 £16.50 £13.50BOX OFFICE 01743 281281www.theatresevern.co.ukTICKETS ON SALE FROM 5 SEPTEMBER…

Location: 11.3 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01743 281281

Tourist Attractions

British Ironwork Centre

The British Ironwork Centre is a family company, long dedicated to, and passionate about the preservation and creation of quality metal work, in all its formsThis wonderfully diverse resource is the back bone of our business, and one that we as both a family and company have spent…

Brown Moss

One of Shropshire's most interesting sites for plants with over 200 species of wild plants including the rare Floating Water Plantain. One of Shropshire's most interesting sites for plants with over 200 species of wild plants including the rare Floating Water Plantain. With its marshes, pools, heathland and…

Hawkstone Hall and Garden

Come and visit the secret jewel in Shropshire. Entrance in the village of Marchamley.Party bookings taken.Open: 14 ‐ 31 August…

Hawkstone Park

Situated in acres of outstanding natural beauty it is the obvious choice of those who wish to combine beautiful surroundings, intimate service and wonderful food from a team renowned for its pursuit of excellence. Hawkstone Historic Park & Follies is a unique place. Centred around the…

Hodnet Hall

There has been a park and gardens at Hodnet for many hundreds of years, and their design and size has followed on from the three different sites of the houses in which the Heber‐Percy family and their ancestors have lived. Woodland walks alongside a daisy chain of…

Moreton Corbet Castle

The castle may date from as far back as the 12th century. It was partially demolished in the 16th century to make way for the great Elizabethan mansion house.…

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