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Latest Additions: June 2022

History Group Presentations (Season Two) – Tickets and details here
Shrewsbury’s Historic Inns (Walking Tour) – More information here

Shrewsbury Civic Society is a not-for-profit, non-political organisation that seeks to maintain and advance Shrewsbury as a pleasant place to live and work in, with a built environment of the highest quality.

It seeks to do this by:

Providing a forum to consider the development of the town and the enhancement of its unique features
Encouraging high standards in building development, restoration and renovation
Monitoring and scrutinising planning applications to ensure they are suitable for a historic town
Making suggestions to protect and conserve Shrewsbury’s irreplaceable building heritage
Promoting the town’s long-term economy and encouraging interest in its unique heritage
Promoting educational opportunities to learn more about the town and its history

Events at the Bear Steps

Shrewsbury Civic Society offers a wide-ranging number of events and presentations related to the history of Shrewsbury and to matters concerning planning, conservation, architecture and design

To learn more about our forthcoming events, click on our events page or head over to our sister-site, Shrewsbury Historica

Get Involved

Find out about how we scrutinise local planning and read about our position on various planned developments for the town

Find out more about the town’s past or just enjoy some of the images of the town

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