‘MARINA MEANDER’ – SUNDAY 26th SEPTEMBER

Join us on Sunday 26th September, 1.30pm – 2.30pm, for the ‘Marina Meander’, an easy-paced Autumn ramble along the canal in the company of Cath Price from Shropshire Wildlife Trust who will be pointing out the amazing waterside wildlife on our doorstep. see more

WHIXALL BOWLING CLUB

We are very proud to be supporting Whixall Bowling Club, our local club and one of the most picturesque bowling greens in the county. The club is welcoming new members and anyone interested in joining should email whixallbowlingclub@gmail.com see more

COOKED BREAKFAST ANYONE?

By popular request, we have added cooked breakfasts to our menu and they will be available most days. Our large breakfast is £6.50 and for those looking for a less hearty option, we have a smaller breakfast priced at £5.50 – full details below. We now have teacakes and crumpets available too. We are open every day from 10.00am – 4.00pm. see more

MARINA CAFÉ MENU

Summer has finally arrived and temperatures in the mid-20s are forecast for the weekend. We are open every day from 10.00am – 4.00pm and have tables in full sunshine on our waterside terrace or under our awning for those who prefer the shade. Here’s our menu to whet your appetite – lots of snacks, cakes, and hot and cold drinks to choose from. We also have a fridge full of ice creams too! see more

‘DANCING DRAGONFLIES’ EVENT – FRIDAY 30th JULY

Our second Shropshire Wildlife Trust event at the marina will be on Friday 30th July 10.30am – 1.00pm. ‘Dancing Dragonflies’ will be hosted by willow artist Cathy Preston and will combine learning about the 26 species of beautiful dragonflies inhabiting the mosses with the opportunity to create your own willow dragonfly to take home. see more

TALES FROM THE MOSS EVENT – FRIDAY 23rd JULY

We are teaming up with Shropshire Wildlife Trust to host a series of family events at the marina this summer holidays. Our first event, Tales from the Moss with Jake Evans, will be staged on Friday 23rd July. Jake is a fantastic storyteller and he will be entertaining us with tales from our famous local mosses. Hear local myths and legends and also learn about the amazing animals that call the mosses home. see more

CAFÉ NOW OPEN SEVEN DAYS A WEEK

New Summer Cafe Opening Hours – we are pleased to announce that we are now operating our summer opening hours. We will be open every day from 10.00am – 4.00pm. Here’s to a great summer! see more

Café Opening Times

Our takeaway café is open every day from 10.00am – 4.00pm during the school Easter Holidays and, after the holidays, we will be open Thursday – Monday inclusive each week from 10.00am – 4.00pm. see more

TAKEAWAY CAFÉ OPEN FOR EASTER HOLIDAY

Good news!  The sun is shining and our marina café is back open for the Easter holiday. If you’re out and about driving, walking or cycling in our stunning countryside, we will be open Friday, Saturday, Sunday and Monday from 10.00am – 4.00pm for takeaway sandwiches, snacks, cakes and sweets; and a selection of hot and cold drinks see more

COULD YOU BE OUR NEW MARINA MANAGER?

This is a great opportunity for someone looking for a busy and autonomous role to manage our 150-berth marina and café, together with several holiday lodges and homes which will be completed soon. Best of all, you will be working in one of Shropshire’s most stunning waterside locations. see more