Coronavirus Update (21/12/2020)

The Bear Steps is now closed for our usual Winter shutdown. We hope to be able to reopen as normal in February 2021


The Winter 2020 edition of the Shrewsbury Civic Society’s newsletter has now been distributed to all our paid up and life members, either by email or by post

If you have paid your membership subscription or 2020/2021 or are a life member of the society and you have not received your copy, let us know by emailing or by calling 01743 344994

You can still bring matters of concern to any of our committees by email:

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