Shropshire mums festive 2020 guide encouraging you to support our local businesses this Christmas

Winston Farm Christmas Trees

Winston Farm Christmas Trees

Winston Farm Christmas Farm and our Pop up Christmas Tree store at Gledrid Services, Chirk.

open 9-5pm everyday from Friday 27th Nov.

Home to thousands of beautiful homegrown Christmas Trees ranging from 3ft – 30ft. Varieties include Scotch Pine, Noble, Blue Spruce, Nordman Christmas trees and potted Nordman and Norway Spruce.

Winston Farms resident Reindeer are looking forward to seeing you all too.

  • A one way system for choosing, paying and collecting your tree will be in place.
  • Multiple hand sanitising stations throughout the sites. No booking required.

Early orders can be arranged, please contact Winston Farm to arrange this.

An additional online ordering and delivery service new this year will also be in place so you can be sure we will get your Christmas tree to you if you can’t get to us this year.

Wreaths, nets of barn dried logs, 25kg bags of locally grown potatoes and homegrown swedes also available.

Winston Farm look forward to seeing you this year and helping you find the perfect tree either at your place or ours…

Wishing you all a Merry Christmas from Winston Farm ……Stay safe this festive season!!

Winston Farm, Tetchill, Ellesmere, SY12 9BA
Christmas at Love2Stay

Christmas at Love2Stay

Christmas at Love2Stay

Festive Skating Ring

Starts 3rd December (subject to government guidelines)

Whether you are dreaming of becoming an ice prince or princess, or just want to get into the festive spirit, make sure you visit Shrewsbury's largest outdoor synthetic skating rink this winter.
Located at Love2Stay, the spectacular outdoor synthetic rink will be open in the run up to Christmas.
To adhere to Covid-19 restrictions, the rink can accommodate up to 10 skaters at any one time.
Group bookings available at selected times for youth groups and autism friendly sessions.
Cost: £8.50 per person (45 mins)
Open 10am – 6pm daily (Last session at 5pm)
Booking available at Love2Stay

Festive Warmer

Monday – Friday, 9am – 12pm throughout December (subject to government guidelines)

Take a break from festive preparations to treat yourself and a friend to an indulgent morning treat. Enjoy a festive hot drink or a glass of non-alcoholic mulled wine to really get you in the Christmas spirit, alongside a sweet festive treat.

Christmas Crafts

Starts 3rd – 23rd December (subject to government guidelines)

We will be spreading some festive sparkle in our elves workshop. From Teddys Bears Workshop to decorating a bauble. There will be card making, create your own tree decorations, biscuit decorating, and lots more! Activities suitable for ages 4+.

Santa Dash (Virtual)

Between 1st December and 20th December

Your very own virtual festive family fun run! Run, jog or walk it at your own pace, on your preferred route, with a Santa suit provided for you.
All entrants will get their own Santa suit and bespoke medal so you can look and feel festive!
Christmas cheer is not cancelled, join us as we raise much needed funds for Shrewsbury Town in the Community at the same time as spreading festive cheer and having fun.
Choose your distance, choose your date (any time from 1st December onwards), choose your start time and your route, and join in on the fun! You can run it, walk it, even complete it on a treadmill it is your race at your pace, in your place. Once you have completed, just email us a photo of your Garmin/TomTom/Fitbit etc, and medal will be ready for collection at Love2Stay.
Cost: £10 per entry (including suit, medal and donation to STitC)
Reserve your place online at Love2Stay.

Elf Dash (Virtual)

Between 1st December and 20th December

Following on from the success of 2019 event, the Elf Dash returns for under 8’s, virtually!
Jingle all the way around your chosen route to receive a festive medal to celebrate your achievement! All entrants will get their own elf suit and bespoke medal so you can look and feel festive.

Cost: £6 per entry (including suit and medal)

Reserve your place online at Love2Stay.

LOVE PLANTS - Real Christmas trees for sale from £22

Whether you are craving a more traditional experience, or simply enjoy the festive smell of pine in the air, selecting and decorating a real Christmas tree is something the whole family can participate in.

Come and enjoy all our Christmas activities and while you are here, buy a real Christmas tree from Love Plants! Both cut and pot grown trees available.

Prices start from £22

  • Nordman Fir
  • Fraser Fir
  • Norway Spruce
  • Blue Spruce
  • Noble Fir
Emstrey, Shrewsbury, Shropshire, SY5 6QS
Arscott Farm Christmas Trees

Arscott Farm Christmas Trees

Don't let COVID ruin your Christmas too... Arscott Farm will be back providing you with the best Christmas Trees around. After all of the fun of Pumpkin picking, we can't wait to welcome you all back to the farm to pick your Christmas Tree.

We will be open every day from 9am-5pm from Saturday 28th November 2020 right through until Christmas eve.
Adhering to all current government guidelines and COVID restrictions for your safety and ours.
We will be here to help you choose your tree as normal.

BUT for those who are high risk in a rush or simply would feel more comfortable but still want the magical experience of picking their own fresh Christmas Tree - we are offering a drive through Christmas Tree shop!!

Drive in

Choose your perfect tree from the comfort of your car

Contactless payment

We wrap your tree and load it into your car

Take your tree home to decorate

As always we are offering free Tree delivery for the Shropshire area

We are pleased to announce The Grazing Brew Box will be back with their mobile horse box bar to serve take away drinks and cakes!!

Arscott Farm, Arscott, Pontesford, Shrewsbury, SY5 0XP
Slimming World

Slimming World

Things may be out of our control at the moment but one thing we can control is what food we are eating and the Slimming World food optimising plan will make this extra easy.

Shrewsbury Slimming World consultants Vicky, Elaine and Beth have been supporting members through these tough times and truly believe they are so much stronger together. They are committed to supporting their member no matter what.

If you are thinking of joining Slimming World Vicky, Elaine and Beth would love to support you on your weight loss journey’s
If you love food, Slimming World is for you
If you want to lose weight and never feel hungry, Slimming World is for you
If you want to lose weight and enjoy the food you are eating , Slimming World is for you
If you want to eat pasta, rice and potatoes and lose weight, Slimming World is for you
The Slimming World Food Optimising plan is 3 extra easy steps to achieving your weight loss goals.

Vicky, Elaine and Beth would absolutely love to welcome you to one of their groups. These are their details:

Vicky Bull

07758 987345
Facebook Tuesday AM – Cross Houses
Thursday AM – Harlescott

Elaine Downes

07816 220353
Tuesday PM – Bomere Heath
Wednesday AM – Bomere Heath

Beth Spriggs

07458 395926
Wednesday PM – Harlescott
Thursday PM – Bicton Heath

Just imagine what you could achieve by Christmas

Sweets2u Shrewsbury

Sweets2u Shrewsbury

Locally based provider of pre-packaged and custom Pick’n’Mix Sweet Packs, and Treat Packages.


FREE DELIVERY* throughout the Shrewsbury area. Pick’n’Mix also available nationally by post for a small fee.

Check out our Facebook page for our full range of offerings and great prices. Regular competitions and giveaways on Facebook, like and follow our page!
Pure Jellies, Sour’n’Fizzy, Traditional, Vegetarian, Vegan, Sugar Free, Gluten Free.
Pick’n’Mix available in 300g Jars (£3.50), 500g Packs (£6) or 1kg Packs (£10).
Gift Vouchers also available.
Quote ‘SHMUM20’ for 10% off your first order (valid until 31/12/2020, discount not available on Gift Vouchers).
Not on Facebook or Instagram? Contact us by email for more details

Planning a night in with a loved one, friends or family? Check out our fantastic value Treat Packs.

Deliveries available 7 days a week, free* in the Shrewsbury area.
Free delivery* also currently available in the Wem & Whitchurch areas Mon-Fri between 1-2pm.
Deliveries to other areas at a small charge, contact us for more details.

* free delivery for orders over £10.

Hunkington House Kitchen

Hunkington House Kitchen

Hunkington House Kitchen specialises in beautifully designed, bespoke handmade cakes and cake decorating and baking classes.

Whether you are searching for the perfect handmade bespoke cake, a cake decorating class, or baking experience with friends, Hunkington House Kitchen will bring it to life. Caroline prides herself on not only providing a Personal and professional service but on going that extra mile to create a wonderful experience from start to finish.

Hunkington House Kitchen is the heart of the home and business. The kitchen space where Caroline creates is bright and open, calm, homely and welcoming. Floor to ceiling windows create an inspiring, natural light with views over beautifully landscaped garden space, making this an utterly fabulous place to enjoy working from.

Hunkington House have just launched the most exciting online experience to get every lover of Christmas Cake into the festive spirit. You can book to 'Come Bake with Caroline' virtually for 3 live zoom sessions when you will create, bake and then decorate the cake together in a fun and relaxed way. You book on the class and will be sent out the most wonderful Christmas cake kit which has all the essentials you need to create your very own delicious Christmas cake.

Why not give the gift of an online baking course this Christmas.

The interactive zoom baking classes are now available to book for adults and children (under parental supervision).

Caroline is always busy lovingly creating edible delights that can be enjoyed by everyone this Christmas season, handmade with love using only the best ingredients.

Orders now also being taken for luxury Christmas Cakes, boxed macarons, edible chocolate gifts for children, homemade jams, boxed mince pies. Please get in touch for availability and prices.

Visit website or email for further info or booking enquiries.

Body Belissima

Body Belissima

Body Belissima is a beauty salon set in the heart of Ludlow town. A small operational salon within the Holistic Centre down Lower Raven Lane. Body Belissima offers you a wide range of products and an expanse of professional knowledge stemming over 10 years.

Skin expert Suzy has a passion for anti ageing facials from CACI International which achieve amazing results, Germaine De Capuccini skin and body care to soothe tension reduce signs of ageing and ease your mind making you feel fresh and fabulous. HD Brows because only the best will do and Nouveau lash for extensions and LVL (for those who like the more natural look)
Using Jessica and GELeration nail care products to ensure your hands and feet are spectacular and glamourous, the treatment list goes on, an expert waxer for over ten years you really are in the best hands at Body Belissima.

Our gift vouchers, shop and booking system are all available 24 hours a day on the website facebook @BodyBelissima2002 and Instagram @bodybelissima

In December we have an Advent Calendar of offers running so keep your eyes peeled daily for the one off vouchers that are ideal gifts for loved ones. So Like, Follow and see for yourself what Body Belissima can do for you!

Shrewsbury Handy Veg

Shrewsbury Handy Veg

Shrewsbury Handy Veg offer fresh fruit, veg and salad delivered direct to your door. We offer great value and high class service as well as fantastic produce.

We work hard to ensure the produce we sell is of the highest quality and the freshest available - all produce is bought fresh each morning from the regional wholesale markets.

We deliver in Shrewsbury and to many surrounding areas and do not charge for delivery. You can order one off orders or set up weekly orders to ensure you never forget your fresh produce.

We are now taking orders for Christmas and have a range of Christmas boxes to make ordering easy. You can also send your shopping list for your Christmas order to us via our Facebook page or website. Why not give us a try and make your Christmas meal extra special.

To place an order you can contact us through our Facebook page or visit or you can call us on 01743 461307.

Tip Top Health

Tip Top Health

Shropshire business woman Shirley Lane works alongside the well known Aloe Vera brand Forever Living Products. Shirley can help guide you through and advise you on the wide range of products including the incredibly popular Aloe Vera drinks, vitamins and supplements, weight management, skincare and sports and nutrition. Products can be ordered online via Shirley’s website and delivered directly to your home. Visit to place your order or contact Shirley via the website. Shirley is happy to answer any questions or to help you with a personalised shopping service.

Simply Sweets - Shrewsbury

Simply Sweets - Shrewsbury

Simply Sweets offer a variety of pick n mix sweet boxes delivered to your door for yourself or as a gift box for others. These make great treats and gifts all year round. Simply Sweets Christmas themed gift boxes are now available to order.

Simply Sweets are a mother and daughter business based in Shrewsbury the heart of Shropshire Shropshire. Delivered direct to your door within the Shrewsbury area, or if you are further afield delivery is available via courier anywhere in the UK.

Please feel free to message us with any orders / requests via social media (Facebook & Instagram) or send us an email, and we will be happy to help.

Theatre Severn

Theatre Severn

Severn Theatre Festive Shows & Performances (all shows are subject to government guidelines)

Father Christmas is on his rounds... and he needs a WEE!

At every house Father Christmas eats and drinks the tasty treats that have been left for him. But when he reaches number ten he realises that he’s forgotten to do something rather important and he really, really, really needs a WEE!

TaleGate Theatre Productions hit the perfect combination of witty humour, fantastic music and the extra sparkle for which they have become known in this fabulously funny and brilliantly bouncy musical adaptation of Nicholas Allan’s much loved book.



Friday 18th – Thursday 24th December
Tickets £15 each or £54 for a family of 4
10% discount for friends of Theatre Severn Members
Book Here

We’ll have to do it again then won’t we


It wouldn't be Christmas at Theatre Severn without Shropshire's legendary Panto Dame, BRAD FITT!

This year, meet the man behind the mask and enjoy a (socially distanced) side-splitting journey through Panto stories, slapstick, songs and slosh.

Don't miss this one-off, one-man, one-woman show as Brad dips into his 'Pantomime Toolbox' and discovers what makes a good pantomime with the help of Musical Director Simon Hanson and a sprinkling of special guests!

£15 | FRIENDS 10% OFF | Family friendly but suggested 14+ years
Friday 4th Dec - Sunday 3rd Jan
Tickets £15 - Family friendly, however suggested age 14+
10% discount for friends of Theatre Severn Members
Book Here


Enjoy the show from the best seat in YOUR house! For many, the That’ll Be The Day Christmas Special is the essential start to their festive season.

Join us for a rollercoaster sleigh ride through the 'golden' age of Rock & Roll and Pop... a sparkling mix of Christmas hits, fun and nostalgia with that guaranteed ‘festive feel good’ factor.

The pre-recorded show will include the best pop Christmas classics and traditional Christmas songs along with hilarious comedy routines. PLUS, Trevor and some of the cast will be LIVE ONLINE to answer your questions, chat and share a virtual sherry with you online!

Are you new to streaming events from home? Find out everything you need to know here

7PM | Tickets from £12.99 (Up to £4.25 per ticket will be given to Theatre Severn)

This show was recorded at the Gordon Craig Theatre in Stevenage in October.

Book Here



Start the festive season in style with this Christmas extravaganza!...

Featuring stars of the West End, hear songs from your favourite musicals, and some holiday classics for 'good cheer', performed to live music, played by internationally acclaimed musicians.

Hosted by local performer Michael Thomas Jenkins (The Greatest Show, Last Five Years, West End on Tour) the concert will feature West End sensation Kane Oliver Parry (Wicked, Matilda, Sweeney Todd) and CiCi Howells (Witches of Eastwick, Carnaby Street, Saturday Night Fever), with further casting to be announced shortly.

2pm & 8pm | £19 | FRIENDS 10% OFF | Run Time 1h 30m (No Interval)

Book Here