Peplownians Bowls Evening

Peplow’s new community group recently enjoyed an evening of Crown Green Bowls hosted by the Wollerton Bowls & Social Club.

More than twenty members of the group attended the event which included an introduction to the game followed by three practice sessions. With this July failing to deliver warm summer weather, visitors and hosts had to contend with a cool, […]

A Scene from the Past

Marshall Steam Tractor Moonraker

Recently memories of yesteryear were evoked in the centre of Hodnet. On the Shrewsbury Street bridge a steam tractor was parked whilst its crew refilled its water tank with a hose from the stream below.Owner Ariel West, from Kinnerley near Oswestry, was taking the tractor to Norton-in-Hales to join other steam vehicles in celebrating the 100th anniversary of another steam […]

Antiques Valuation Day – August 2015

Bear with Carriage Clock

From 10.00am – 3.00 pm, Thursday 13th August, at The Bear, Hodnet.

Free valuations of collectables, jewellery, ceramics and other antiques.

Hansons and The Bear both support the Midlands Air Ambulance Service and donations can be made on the day.

Items can be accepted into forthcoming Hansons Auctions.

For more information please telephone 01630-685214 or email


Another Evening Walk with the Peplownians

Join this new community group for a local evening walk.

Wednesday 19th August starting at 7.00pm

Meet at Peplow Chapel.

Followed by light refreshments.

More information from David Jackson 01952-840489 or email


Shropshire Mutual Exchange Register

This week Shropshire Newsroom announced the launch of the new Shropshire Mutual Exchange Register on Wednesday 1 July 2015. The register will enable tenants in a Shropshire HomePoint partner landlord property to exchange their homes across Shropshire.

Registration is simple, and access to the service is via a single account for the Shropshire Mutual Exchange Register and the Shropshire Housing […]