Two breweries, The Six Bells and the Three Tuns. Festivals held throughout the year, Heritage Resource Centre for local and family history, House on Crutches and Railway Museum.
Awarded England's first 'cittaslow' town. June and July is the annual Shakespearan Festival held within the medieval castle ruins and followed in September by the Food and drink Festival, Ludlow is famed for its many excellent restaurants.
Lies at the foot of the Longmynd Hills, amazing scenery over vast areas of heathland. Located on the summit is the Glider station.
Between Newcastle on Clun and the Anchor is the Nature Reserve of Rhos Fiddle. This heath upland retains many native plant species with curlews, merlins, and brown hares.