On 19 July the cricket match was against Shropshire at Shrewsbury. The game was played on the main cricket ground at Shrewsbury School. During the game Steve drove the Wags into town so that we could do some exploring.
Abbey of St Peter and St Paul has been on this site for more than 1000 years but there have been many changes to the buildings with sections being demolished during the reign of Henry VIII and during the Civil War. Restoration of the remaining building was undertaken during the nineteenth century.
castle founded in 1074 but extensively renovated in the eighteenth century.