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

31
OCT
Lumination presents: Halloween
Liquid and Envy, Wrexham

The rising of the spirits is once again here at Liquid.Lumination presents Halloween with Ghoul DJs Pat Starr and Deano... They are certainly ready to raise your spirits.Liquid: DJ Pat Starr playing the best in DanceEnvy: DJ Deano entertaining the over 23sDrink…

Location: 15 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

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01
NOV
A Christmas Vintage & Artisan Extravaganza
Whitchurch Civic Centre

Roll up roll up......Join us for a family fun day out in Whitchurch with vintage music games and over 30 stalls selling vintage clothing and accessories vintage homewares and handmade and artisan treasures.The extravaganza will be held at Whitchurch civic hall SY13…

Location: 7.6 miles away
Category: Family Events

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08
NOV
Jason Cook "Broken" Tour 2014
Theatre Severn (Walker Theatre)

Phil McIntyre Entertainments presents:JASON COOK ‐ BROKENJason has more funny in his middle toe than most comics do in their whole body. CHORTLEWinner of the Best Drama' at the Royal Television Awards for his hit BBC2 series Hebburn' Jason is back and…

Location: 11.3 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

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08
NOV
Jason Cook - 'Broken' Tour 2014
Theatre Severn (Walker Theatre)

Jason Cook is broken his work family and comedy have all conspired to create a shell of a man who is unable to interact in society without being told exactly what to do. Despite this he keeps searching for the joy…

Location: 11.3 miles away
Category: Visual Arts

TEL: 01273 709709
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12
NOV
SDC presents The Accrington Pals
Theatre Severn (Walker Theatre)

There was much patriotic fervour after Britain entered WW1 in August 1914 and men enlisted in their thousands to fight for king and country' with the firm expectation that the war would be over in six months. There was no inkling…

Location: 11.3 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01743281281(TheatreSevernboxo ffice)
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12
NOV
Al Murray One Man One Guvnor
Shrewsbury Theatre Severn

Al Murray One Man One Guvnor will be performing live Comedy at Shrewsbury Theatre Severn on the Wednesday 12 November 2014 in Shrewsbury Shropshire. Buy tickets for Al Murray One Man One Guvnor online.…

Location: 11.3 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

15
NOV
A First World War Day School
Shrewsbury Sixth Form College

As part of a nationwide programme to commemorate World War One Shrewsbury Children's Bookfest will be presenting a series of events each November from 2014 until 2018 especially for children young people and families.10.00am Meet the Owens: Helen McPhail translator and…

Location: 11.4 miles away
Category: Literature and Books

TEL: 01743 353424
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16
NOV
The Best Christmas Present in the World
Shrewsbury Theatre Severn

As part of a nationwide programme to commemorate World War One Shrewsbury Children's Bookfest will be presenting a series of events each November from 2014 until 2018 especially for children young people and families.Shrewsbury Children's Bookfest brings to Theatre Severn a performance…

Location: 11.3 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01743 281281
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18
NOV
The Levellers
William Aston Hall

The Levellers best known for their debut in 1989 with the hits England My Home and Carry Me. Founded in 88 89 was also the same year their first EP was released Carry Me. The…

Location: 15.7 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

18
JAN
Wrenbury Hall Wedding Fayre
Wrenbury Hall

Come and see a variety of the Northwest's premier wedding suppliers. They are all on hand to offer advice and help make your wedding day a day to remember. We have 2 stunning catwalk shows showing off beautiful bridal gowns…

Location: 13.1 miles away
Category: Exhibitions

TEL: 01942 206446
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24
FEB
Rumours of Fleetwood Mac
Theatre Severn

With their meticulously crafted instrumentals and tight harmonies Rumours of Fleetwood Mac bring back to the masses the classic hits of the legendary Fleetwood Mac.…

Location: 11.3 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

01
MAR
Paul Carrack
Shrewsbury Theatre Severn

English singersongwriter and multi‐instrumentalist Paul Carrack has seen major music success as a band member and solo performer since the 1970s. Playing with Ace Roxy Music Squeeze Mike and the Mechanics he has also released…

Location: 11.3 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

04
MAR
Count Arthur Strong
Theatre Severn

Count Arthur Strongs new show Command Performance is so new not even he knows hes doing it yet. Dont worry about that though its never stopped him before So get your Maltesers out roll your…

Location: 11.3 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

22
MAR
Oysterband
Glyndwr University

Oysterband at Glyndwr University in Wrexham on Sunday 22 March 2015. Youve all heard of horror stories of getting scammed by ticket touts havent you Well BritEvents have come up with the perfect solution ‐ a ticket price comparison service. …

Location: 16.7 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

01
MAY
Dylan Moran
William Aston Hall

Dylan Moran star of Black Books Shaun of the Dead and Run Fat Boy Run is about to spread a little happiness with a brand new tour for 2011. Ageing religion kids relationships…

Location: 15.7 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

13
MAY
SISTER ACT- A Divine Musical Comedy
Shrewsbury Theatre Severn

Shrewsbury Amateur Operatic Society SAOS presents the Shropshire premiere ofSISTER ACT The Musical SISTER ACT is a feel amazing musical comedy smash hit that has been Raising the Roof both in the West End and on Broadway. It tells the story…

Location: 11.3 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01743 281281
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16
MAY
Andy Parsons
William Aston Hall

Andy Parsons once found some underpants in a jar of mayonnaise. He may talk about it. Or he may not. This is his third tour round the country. It may be his last. Theres only…

Location: 15.7 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

19
MAY
Lee Nelson
Theatre Severn

Hello u blurb readin legend Its Lee Nelson here from off ur tele im coming to a crap town near u with my brand new WELL NEW TOURits gonna b bigga betta …

Location: 11.3 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

03
JUN
Tim Vine
Theatre Severn

Tim Vine is an English actor writer and comedian. Famed for his quick‐fire wit and stand‐up routine his puns and his one‐liners Vine also held the 2004 world record for the most jokes told in…

Location: 11.3 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

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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