Among recent pieces was Ian Venables' setting of Rennie Parker's poem about the decline of the site of the first English Parliament, Acton Burnell
- a short yet magically atmospheric piece - and finally the African-American poet Langston Hughes featured in three well contrasted songs by Julian Philips.
For those who live on the north side of Birmingham, Shropshire is a particularly rich source of sites including Boscobel House, Buildwas Abbey, Stokesay Castle, Acton Burnell
Castle, Wroxeter Roman City, Ironbridge, Clun Castle, Langley Chappel, White Ladies Priory, Old Oswestry Hill Fort and Haughmond Abbey.
This is followed by a detailed description of the county's towns, of which Shrewsbury and Ludlow are the most famous, country houses, mediaeval ruins, industrial sites such as Coalbrookdale, churches and fortified houses such as Stokesay or Acton Burnell
A STRETCH of road between Acton Burnell
and Cardington follows the track of an ancient Roman road, running dead straight for 200 yards or so.
The new company Scanbelt UK Ltd is based in Acton Burnell
, Shropshire and has been operational since October 2002.
But both the captor and the Acton Burnell
syndicate controlling the Shropshire lake are shunning publicity following the remarkable double.
Tasmin Little and Martin Roscoe Concord College, Acton Burnell
***t Olympic gold - in its way this Church Stretton Arts Festival final was just as exciting as any of the sporty stuff currently dominating our waking hours.
WEST Bromwich angler Chris Lowe made the most of a 36-hour session on the Acton Burnell
carp syndicate by bagging a magnificent 41lb 6oz mirror carp.
This is reflected in the 'Copper Two Eco House' at Acton Burnell
, probably our most exciting 'grand designs' project to date.
THE lake record for the big carp water Acton Burnell
has gone for the second time in a matter of weeks - this time with an incredible common carp weighing 55lb 2oz.
The woman in question was born Mary Ann Smythe in 1756, a daughter of an old Catholic family who were Lords of the manor of Acton Burnell
, not far from Wenlock Edge.
Located in the hamlet of Ruckley, Acton Burnell
, nine miles south east of Shrewsbury, West Farm, consists of 20 acres in .