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Full details of events have been sent by email / post to members. If you require any other information or clarification please contact the Events Secretaries, Dennis & Valerie Hill, by email at:

We list events in 2024 below.  

Annual General Meeting

Saturday, 23 March 2024

Midlands Air Ambulance (MAA) Headquarters, TF11 8UR

Colonel's Review Trooping the Colour

Saturday, 8 June 2024

NB: Bookings closed

An Afternoon at Cosford Grange

Saturday, 29 June 2024


By kind permission of our Chair, Dr Graham & Mrs J Wynn, afternoon tea at Cosford Grange with the opportunity to walk the gardens and woods where there a few surprises are planned!


Dress Code: Smart casual.


Buffet, Sandwiches, Salad etc. Light refreshments, wine, tea & coffee.

Please bring a raffle prize.

Cost per person: £25

Choral Evensong & Thanks Giving Service

Sunday, 14 July 2024


A Thanks Giving Service at Shrewsbury Abbey to celebrate the 125 th Anniversary of the Shropshire Society in London. The service will be followed by afternoon tea at the Abbey.

Dress Code: Lounge suit & tie

There will be a retiring collection at the end of the service.


Shrewsbury Flower Show

Netley Hall

Friday 9 August 2024

Afternoon Tea in the Members’ Enclosure, Shrewsbury Flower Show, The Quarry,

ALL attendees must either, be an Annual, or Life Member of the Flower Show to gain entrance to the Members’ Enclosure.

Applications for Membership close at 4.00pm on 7 August. Please see the Shrewsbury Flower Show website for further details about applying
for Membership, prices, terms and conditions.

Dress Code: Smart casual, jacket & tie or
summer suit in Members’ Enclosure.

Cost per person: £25


Saturday, 14 September 2024

A Gala Dinner to celebrate the 125th year Anniversary of the Shropshire Society in London.

There will be a raffle – please donate a prize.

Dress Code: Dinner Jacket / evening wear.
Decorations, medals and Shropshire Society

Reception: Welcome drink and Canapes prior to Dinner.

The Society has negotiated a special room rate for those requiring overnight accommodation. This may appeal to London based members who wish to make the event more of a “weekend away”. Please enquire with Netley Hall for this special discounted room rate, mentioning the Shropshire Society (Telephone: 01743 718339; Email:; Website:

Cost per person: £70

Quit Rents Ceremony

Wednesday, 9 October 2024

Ceremony at Royal Courts of Justice, The Strand,

Dress Code: Lounge Suit & Tie. Society Jewel

No charge - applications for this event will close 30 September 2024.

Dinner at Wellington Barracks

Friday, 18 October 2024

GSM A.J.(Vern) Stokes will host a private guided tour of the Horse Guards Chapel and Museum followed by a drinks reception and Dinner in the Sergeant’s Mess.

Dress Code: Lounge Suits and Tie. Medals /
Decorations may be worn.

A coach to Wellington Barracks has been
arranged for those travelling from the
Shrewsbury area. The cost for the return
journey is £40.00 per person.

Cost per person: £50.00 p/p To include a
welcome drink on arrival.
Coach = £40.00 p/p

Christmas Dinner

Thursday, 5 December 2024

Origins Restaurant, Shrewsbury College of Arts
& Technology, London Road, Shrewsbury.

Dress Code: Black Tie / Dinner Jacket Medals, national honours & decorations may be worn.
There will be raffle – please donate a prize.

Cost per person: £30

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