Category Archives: Events

Wheatsheaf, High Street, Shrewsbury: [update]

I gather from a post in the Acoustic Sloggers group that the Wheatsheaf in Shrewsbury (the one in High Street) is open again and that there should be a Sloggers session as usual there this Thursday (11th January). Sorry, I’ve … Continue reading

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Jim Causley, Charles Causley, and the Song House Ludlow

Last night I caught up with our recording of Cornwall’s Native Poet: Charles Causley, screened a little while ago on BBC4.  It’s actually a cut-down (60 minutes) version of a 90-minute film produced by Jane Darke, and my wife recorded it for … Continue reading

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Miners Arms session on the move

A change of venue for the event formerly at the Miners Arms, Chirbury. Now at the Stables Inn, Hope, SY5 0EP. Contact Bill Johnson, 01938 555863. Pub details: http://www.thegoodpubguide.co.uk/pub/view/Stables-SY5-0EP

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From South Shropshire Blues Club

I don’t generally review gigs and events here, but this note from Moz Arnold about the Farmhouse Blues Day might be useful to anyone interested in the future of the event and of South Shropshire Blues Club. Continue reading

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From South Shropshire Blues Club

News of the Blues in Shropshire. Farmhouse Blues Day and other events. Continue reading

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Andrew and Margaret Watchorn in Ludlow

A message received on the blog site from Margaret Watchorn. Even if you can’t get to the gig (sadly, I won’t be able to), the web site is well worth a visit. ———————————— I found your contact details on the … Continue reading

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A flying visit to Shropshire

Last week I was in Shropshire and visited no less than three local venues. That’s probably more than I did in a single week all the time I was living in Ludlow. FWIW, these were my impressions. (1) Chris Greve’s … Continue reading

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