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

18
JUL
The Proclaimers
William Aston Hall

Charlie and Craig Reid better known as The Proclaimers have put together an impressive body of work since their foundation in 1983. Their rise began with supporting the Housemartins in 1986 later they rose to…

Location: 15.7 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

29
AUG
The Casebook of Sherlock Holmes
Erddig

Detective Sherlock Holmes has a mysterious new case to investigate when summoned to a nunnery deep in the English countryside. Holmes and his companion Dr Watson join the search for the most elusive piece of treasure known to mankind. With a missing…

Location: 14.3 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 08442 491895
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30
AUG
The White Feather
West Mids Showground

Their first appearance at the Shrewsbury Folk Festival OLPTC are proud to present The White Feather.Set in the winter of 1915. It offers a thought‐provoking observation of how fear of the First World War affected two working‐class lads. The expectation for them…

Location: 10.9 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

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14
OCT
UB40
The Buttermarket

UB40 is an English reggae band from Birmingham. They are a hugely successful group with record sales topping 70 million albums world wide. Famed for hit singles such as 'Can't help falling in Love with…

Location: 11.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

21
OCT
Sarah Millican
Theatre Severn

Sarah Millican is a successful English stand‐up comedienne from South Shields. Her profile on the comedy scene first increased after winning the if.comedy award in 2008 at the Edinburgh Festival Fringe. She is now…

Location: 11.3 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

24
OCT
Chas and Dave
William Aston Hall

Dave has decided to come out of retirement for one final tour. Their show will be the whole history of CHAS & DAVE featuring their pub set at the start of their success and…

Location: 15.7 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

24
OCT
Chas Dave
William Aston Hall

Chas Dave at William Aston Hall in Wrexham on Saturday 24 October 2015. Whats the best thing about going to watch Chas Dave live Its knowing that youve got the best seats at the cheapest online prices with our ticket comparison…

Location: 15.7 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

24
OCT
Lucy Rose
Central Station

Lucy Rose may appear to be a fresh new face on the British music scene but this young star already has an impressive CV and is set to become a much loved artist. She is…

Location: 15.1 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

25
OCT
County Brides Wedding Fayre
Wrenbury Hall

A selection of the North Wests premier wedding suppliers will be available offering help and advice to ensure that any wedding day is one to remember. Two stunning catwalk shows at 1pm and 3pm showcasing beautiful bridal gowns sophisticated occasion wear and…

Location: 13.1 miles away
Category: Exhibitions

TEL: 01942 206446
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26
NOV
Dave Spikey Punchlines
William Aston Hall

Dave Spikey Punchlines at William Aston Hall in Wrexham on Thursday 26 November 2015. Its bloomin hard work tracking down the best seats at the best prices so why dont you let us do it. Our clever system imports all the…

Location: 15.7 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

27
NOV
Absolute Blondie
Central Station

Looking forward to a fantastic night at CENTRAL STATION in WREXHAM with the Ultimate tribute to Blondie ‐ ABSOLUTE BLONDIE This hit packed show features all the Blondie songs you know and love plus the trademark Debbie Harry costumes. With both the…

Location: 15.1 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01978 358780
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06
DEC
Richard and Adam
William Aston Hall

Millions watched this summer as the singing brothers from Holywell wowed the nation with their extraordinary talent on Britain's Got Talent . The show won them numerous standing ovations and third place in…

Location: 15.7 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

07
DEC
Josh Widdicombe
William Aston Hall

Josh has had an incredible 18 months and is now one of the most in demand and highly regarded comedians in the UK for both his live stand‐up and TV work. Highlights include; two sell‐out…

Location: 15.7 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

14
DEC
Shed Seven
William Aston Hall

English indie‐rock band Shed Seven began together in 1990 and is credited with making contributions to the Brit‐pop scene along with the likes of Blur and Oasis in the early 1990s. The familiar wailing vocals…

Location: 15.7 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

16
DEC
Seth Lakeman
William Aston Hall

English Folk musician Seth Lakeman was born and raised in Devon and along with his brothers Sam and Sean has played a variety of instruments and recorded folk music in their own band first of…

Location: 15.7 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

30
JAN
Ian Hunter The Rant Band
William Aston Hall

Ian Hunter The Rant Band at William Aston Hall in Wrexham on Saturday 30 January 2016. We love live events and we know you love them too. Thats why weve created a ticket price comparison service that compares tickets from reputable…

Location: 15.7 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

10
FEB
Tommy Tiernan Out of the Whirlwind
Theatre Severn

Tommy Tiernan Out of the Whirlwind at Theatre Severn in Shrewsbury on Wednesday 10 February 2016. We dont want you to have to trawl the web searching for the cheapest Tommy Tiernan Out of the Whirlwind tickets so weve done the legwork…

Location: 11.3 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

24
FEB
David O Doherty
William Aston Hall

David O Doherty at William Aston Hall in Wrexham on Wednesday 24 February 2016. We love live events and we know you love them too. Thats why weve created a ticket price comparison service that compares tickets from reputable companies including…

Location: 15.7 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

13
OCT
Ed Byrne Outside Looking In
Theatre Severn

Ed Byrne Outside Looking In at Theatre Severn in Shrewsbury on Thursday 13 October 2016. We dont want you to have to trawl the web searching for the cheapest Ed Byrne Outside Looking In tickets so weve done the legwork for you.…

Location: 11.3 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

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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