Visit Oswestry and the Borderlands for a magical Christmas Day out
Ready to do some Christmas shopping? It’s a perfect time of year to explore somewhere new and if you would like to discover this quiet corner of England, then why not visit Oswestry?
Read on for What's in Oswestry, Where to eat and drink and the best Oswestry shops.
There is so much to see and do in Oswestry and the Borderlands as the festive season approaches.
There are lots of opportunities to meet up with Santa. Take a festive train ride on Cambrian Heritage Railways or Welshpool and Llanfair Railway, visit the British Ironwork Centre or attend the Elf Academy at Park Hall Countryside Experience.
Great places to shop in Oswestry this Christmas
Oswestry is tucked away in Shropshire’s north west corner. Crisp mornings, miles of quiet places to walk and comfortable accommodation with log fires and a warm welcome. How about friendly pubs with local ales, country house hotels with excellent cuisine that are dog friendly too? If these are your ideas for a perfect festive break or day out, then we invite you to discover Oswestry and the Borderlands.
It is a Shropshire market town with an eclectic mix of independent shops and the traditional street market. Oswestry has some unique events at Christmas and no-one want to miss Christmas Live – a one night extravaganza when the whole town celebrates the Christmas market with live music and streets full of fairground rides.
Perfectly located only a few miles from the Welsh border, you can explore both Shropshire and North Wales.