News Articles with the tag 'Monkmoor Road'

Mahim awarded Grade II listed status

Posted: 16/12/2014 14:55 | News Home

"Mahim" (69 Monkmoor Rd) has been awarded Grade II listed status, confirming it is of national importance.

Peter Owen – Wilfred's nephew and President of the Wilfred Owen Association, said: “It is an extremely good idea":

“It means that nothing can be done to it without permission. I think it is really amazing that they are listing the building – they don’t do it every day of the year.”

More in the Shropshire Star (16th December 2014)

BBC website (29th December 2014)

Guardian (29th December 2014)

See also: List Entry

Tags: Monkmoor Road | Category: General

New plaque tribute to war poet Owen

Posted: 22/03/2010 20:10 | News Home

Members of the Wilfred Owen Association came from around the country to see the plaque, which has replaced a much smaller one, unveiled at 69 Monkmoor Road, Shrewsbury, where Wilfred lived with his parents.

Read more on the Shropshire Star website.

 

Tags: Blue Plaque, Monkmoor Road | Category: General