Shropshire Shopping News

Grab your wingman….Top Gun is heading to Cosford!

Grab your wingman….Top Gun is heading to Cosford!

15th August 2017

One of the most iconic aviation movies of all time ‘Top Gun’ will be showcased on a giant inflatable screen at the Royal Air Force Museum Cosford on Saturday 23 September 2017. This 80’s cult classic military movie is the first to be shown in the Museum’s new outdoor event which will take place in the spacious grounds, against a backdrop of aircraft.
Shropshire Movie Mansion Celebrates Ten Years of ‘Atonement’ with a Charity Open Day

Shropshire Movie Mansion Celebrates Ten Years of ‘Atonement’ with a Charity Open Day

15th August 2017

Shropshire’s most famous movie location is celebrating the tenth anniversary of the release of the film ‘Atonement’ which put it on the global map. On Sunday 3rd September visitors will be able to explore the grounds and parts of the house at Stokesay Court, near Ludlow, where so much of the action in the film version of Ian McEwan’s best-selling novel took place.
A show-stopping pie impresses the panel at the Guild of Fine Food Great Taste Awards

A show-stopping pie impresses the panel at the Guild of Fine Food Great Taste Awards

4th August 2017

Following more than 60 days of judging, the results of the world’s most coveted food awards, Guild of Fine Food Great Taste, have just been released, with many producers in the Midlands now celebrating. Out of a record breaking 12,300 products to be judged, 4,347 were awarded a highly prized Great Taste accolade and a remarkable 305 are based in the Midlands.
Wolverhampton built Defiant is highlight of Open Cockpits Evening

Wolverhampton built Defiant is highlight of Open Cockpits Evening

4th August 2017

The Wolverhampton built, Second World War British Battle of Britain fighter aircraft, Boulton Paul Defiant Mk1 will be one of the highlights at the forthcoming ‘Open Cockpits Evening’ taking place at the Royal Air Force Museum Cosford on 15-16 September 2017.
Shrewsbury Market Hall to become regular Saturday night food and drink venue

Shrewsbury Market Hall to become regular Saturday night food and drink venue

25th July 2017

Shrewsbury Market Hall is to become a regular Saturday night food and drink venue following the big success of two recent late evening openings that attracted large crowds.
 Spiderman casts his net over Shropshire

Spiderman casts his net over Shropshire

25th July 2017

This week Spiderman arrived in Oswestry, the latest of a series of superhero statues being created by the counties most popular visitor destination.
Paint Your Own Tile with Splat ‘N’ Splodge  at St Mary’s Family Event

Paint Your Own Tile with Splat ‘N’ Splodge at St Mary’s Family Event

12th July 2017

Enjoy family craft activities at St Mary’s in central Shrewsbury this summer holiday as part of Church Tourism Week - the nationwide celebration of innovative events in historic churches.
Bridgnorth Cliff Railway Celebrates their 125th Birthday

Bridgnorth Cliff Railway Celebrates their 125th Birthday

7th July 2017

On the 7th July 2017 Bridgnorth Cliff Railway will be celebrating the 125th anniversary of its opening by the Mayor of the time John Anderson in 1892.
Flypast and street food are on the menu at Cosford this month!

Flypast and street food are on the menu at Cosford this month!

6th July 2017

With just over two weeks to go until the annual Cosford Food Festival, organisers are gearing up for their biggest and best event yet! This year’s festival is packed with over 90 local food and drink producers, a busy line-up on the cooking demo stage and live performances from the Cosford and Shawbury Military Wives Choir. Plus, there will be plenty of hand-on foodie fun and entertainment for families and a Dakota flypast as the cherry on top!
Ludlow Food Centre needs your help to be crowned Best Independent Retailer!

Ludlow Food Centre needs your help to be crowned Best Independent Retailer!

29th June 2017

Ludlow Food Centre has been nominated as Best Independent Retailer in the Midlands category at the Great British Food Awards!