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

26
SEP
Back to Broadway
Theatre Severn

Back To Broadway is the all‐singing all‐dancing theatrical sensation that invites you to take a breathtaking journey through the magical world of musicalsNow in its 3rd successful year Back To Broadway returns with a stunning new show for 2014. All the best‐loved…

Location: 11.3 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01743 281281
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26
SEP
Lumination: Jack Daniel's Birthday
Liquid & Envy, Wrexham

Join us this Friday for our big Jack Daniels birthday celebration Music lights and JD. What more do you needDJ Pat Starr & DJ Deano playing the very best in all genres of music.Li.Description:Join us this Friday for our big Jack Daniels…

Location: 15 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

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01
OCT
Chris Ramsey
William Aston Hall

Fresh from a complete sell‐out twice extended 2012 tour multiple appearances on Celebrity Juice and 8 Out of 10 Cats and a starring role in BBC Two's Hebburn Chris embarks on a brand new tour…

Location: 15.7 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

05
OCT
Dave Gorman
Theatre Severn

English author presenter and stand‐up comedian Dave Gorman takes his stories of extreme adventures and experiences to theatres across the length of the country. Born in Staffordshire Dave first performed live at the 1998 Edinburgh…

Location: 11.3 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

09
OCT
Joan Armatrading
Theatre Severn

Described as Britains First Lady of Song Joan Armatrading has been nominated for a Grammy Award on no less than three occasions. Possessing an extremely unique voice and strong rhythmical acoustic guitar she is…

Location: 11.3 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

14
OCT
Jimeoin Is It
Shrewsbury Theatre Severn

Jimeoin Is It at Shrewsbury Theatre Severn in Shrewsbury on Tuesday 14 October 2014. Whats the best thing about going to watch Jimeoin Is It live Its knowing that youve got the best seats at the cheapest online prices with our…

Location: 11.3 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

14
OCT
Jimeoin Yes Yes Whatever
Shrewsbury Theatre Severn

Jimeoin Yes Yes Whatever will be performing live Comedy at Shrewsbury Theatre Severn on the Tuesday 14 October 2014 in Shrewsbury Shropshire. Buy tickets for Jimeoin Yes Yes Whatever online.…

Location: 11.3 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

18
OCT
Kerry Ellis
Shrewsbury Theatre Severn

Kerry Ellis at Shrewsbury Theatre Severn live on Saturday 18 October 2014 in Shrewsbury Shropshire. For tickets to see Kerry Ellis at Shrewsbury Theatre Severn see the list of ticket prices.…

Location: 11.3 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

19
OCT
Blake
Shrewsbury Theatre Severn

Blake at Shrewsbury Theatre Severn in Shrewsbury on Sunday 19 October 2014. Compare ticket prices from the UKs most respected and trusted ticket providers including Viagogo Seatwave GetMeIn Ticketmaster and Stubhub in order to get the best seats at the best prices…

Location: 11.3 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

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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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

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

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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