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Local Area

Things To Do and Places To Visit in Shropshire

Here are a selection of things to do in and around the local area of Acorn Place.


May:  Ludlow Spring (food) Festival & Marches Transport Festival

June - July: Ludlow (theatre, music and arts) Festival

August: Ludlow Green festival

September: Ludlow Marches Food & Drink festival

November: Medieval Christmas Fair.

For further information on events in the area, please click here.


There are many official trails and footpaths around Ludlow, including Mortimer Trail (2-3 day hike), Shropshire Way, Mortimer Forest (short and long walks), Haytons Bent. In August, the Magnalonga Walk combines a day’s walking with staged food stops (booking essential).

For more information about local walking routes, please visit the Walking in Shropshire website


Ludlow town, Ludlow Castle, Stokesay Castle, Stokesay Court, Berrington Hall, Croft Castle.

For more information on places to visit in Ludlow and the surrounding area, please click here.

Food - Restaurants

Fine dining: Fishmore Hall (Fine dining just 100 yards up the road), Mortimers, Dinham Hall, Overton Grange 

Restaurants and pubs: Parkway, The Clive, Unicorn pub, The Queens, French Pantry, Green Cafe at the Millenium Green, Charlton Arms, The Church and others. For further information, on where to eat out in and around the Ludlow area, please click here.

Food - Shopping

Ludlow Market: Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday, with farmers market on the 2nd and 4th Thursday of each month, and a Craft Market on the other Thursdays; Ludlow Food Centre in Bromfield (perfect for those opting for self-catering).

Other Activities

Horse-riding; Horse-racing at Ludlow or Hereford; Golf - there is a local course at Ludlow Golf Course; Quad-biking; Shopping - Ludlow’s independent shops offer a great choice for Christmas shopping; and for Culture Vultures, visit Ludlow’s own Assembly Rooms with exhibitions, film and live performances.

For more information on the local area, please contact:
Ludlow Visitor Information Centre, Castle Street, Ludlow, Shropshire, SY8 1AS.
Tel: 01584 875053