February

Cover Story: Where history comes alive

Fitting finale

Ceramicist Victoria Dark with some of her stunning work

 
Ceramicist Victoria Dark with some of her stunning work
One of the finest international ceramic artists of her generation is to present a major career retrospective exhibition in Shrewsbury.

Look what’s to discover

The impressive mammoth replica is a big draw

 
The impressive mammoth replica is a big draw
The half-term holidays are approaching and parents and grandparents everywhere will be searching around for somewhere diverting to take the youngsters in their family.

TV couple head for festival

Richard and Judy are on their way to Oswestry

Richard and Judy are on their way to Oswestry
Television couple Richard Madeley and Judy Finnigan and former political spin doctor  Alastair Campbell are among the famous faces heading to Oswestry next month for a major arts extravaganza.

A Dickens of a good time

Rev Pippa Thorneycroft outside St Bartholomew’s Church, Tong.

 
Rev Pippa Thorneycroft outside St Bartholomew’s Church, Tong.
If the quiet village of Tong does not readily strike you as a tourist attraction, think again, writes Shirley Tart.