Bear Steps Guided Tours

Seen setting off on a tour are, from left, Marrianne Byrne, David Latto,John Brown, Paul Byrne and Mary Latto.

Shrewsbury Civic Society has attracted a steady stream of local people and tourists on their free 30 minute guided tours around the Bear Steps area this summer.

Tour guide, John Brown, takes groups on a […]

Recent exhibitors

Local artist Paul Jaques’ exhibition of paintings, sculptures, print-making, assemblage and product design caused much interest at the Bear Steps Gallery.


Rita Fenwick working on her next project during her exhibition at the Bear Steps. […]

Resuming the Journey

As any long-distance walker knows, the time comes when it is prudent to rest – to recover bodily strength and to reflect – how has the journey been so far and what changes might be adopted to meet the challenges of the way ahead.

As with individuals, so with organisations. Shrewsbury Civic Society is currently […]

Reception for retiring chairman

Retiring chairman, Tam was commended for his remarkable achievements at the Bear Steps reception and his enormous success in leading the Civic Society reconstruction. All wished him and Kay a wonderful future in New Zealand.

New chairman, Simon Beedles conveyed his personal appreciation to Tam for getting things in motion and stressed the need to […]