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Shrewsbury

Shrewsbury is a lovely little market town almost surrounded by the River Severn with the feel of a village.   Untouched by time it still retains it’s medieval street plan, with lots of small winding, narrow gullies  linking the streets. … Continue reading

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Halesowen Abbey

Halesowen Abbey West Midlands, B62 8RJ Admission Free This is a strange one to visit, depending on what you google you get opening times Exterior open to view any reasonable time during daylight hours or 9th August 2017 to March … Continue reading

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Leasowen Walled Garden

The Leasowes Leasowes Lane Mucklow Hill Halesowen West Midlands B62 8DH Admission free This Walled Garden lies at the heart of The Leasowes  Park, it can be reached by taking the red walking route from the main car park. The … Continue reading

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Leasowes Park

Leasowes Park Halesowen B62 8DH Free This park is truly an oasis of beauty and tranquility in a very built up area. The park covers 141 acres and has many very pretty features with woodland, grassland, streams, waterfalls and large … Continue reading

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The Big Sleuth

The Big Sleuth Birmingham, Solihull, Sandwell and Sutton Coldfield (for 10 weeks) Free The big sleuth is this years charity event run for the Birmingham Children’s hospital. (The last one was the Big Hoot, owl sculptures). Local companies and organisations … Continue reading

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The Chainmakers Festival

Chainmakers Festival Cradley Heath Admission free 11am – 5pm A yearly event held now in the high street. Many years ago it was held at the Blackcounrty museum, then at Bearmore Park. The festival is jointly organised by the Midlands … Continue reading

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Summertime in Southside

Summertime in Southside. Birimgham 17th/18th June 2017 Free Birmingham is really good at putting on a free  event/festival and this years Summer in Southside was no different. Southside was turned into countryside for two whole days. There was loads of … Continue reading

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