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Shropshire’s Olympian Heritage Goes On Show in the Summer of the Rio Games

Shropshire’s Olympian Heritage Goes On Show in the Summer of the Rio Games

10th June 2016

To coincide with this year’s Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro, Shrewsbury Museum & Art Gallery is mounting a display of Wenlock Olympian Games memorabilia.
Visitors welcomed at Morville Hall

Visitors welcomed at Morville Hall

3rd June 2016

Visitors welcomed at Morville Hall
Friends of the Ironbridge Gorge Museum Trust awarded The Queen’s Award for Voluntary Service

Friends of the Ironbridge Gorge Museum Trust awarded The Queen’s Award for Voluntary Service

3rd June 2016

The Friends of the Ironbridge Gorge Museum Trust have been awarded The Queen’s Award for Voluntary Service in recognition of nearly 50 years support for the independent Museum, which has national and international standing.
‘Great British Bake Off’ contestant headlines at Cosford Food Festival

‘Great British Bake Off’ contestant headlines at Cosford Food Festival

1st June 2016

Organisers at the Royal Air Force Museum Cosford are delighted to be welcoming ‘The Great British Bake Off’ contestant Beca Lyne-Pirkis to this year’s Cosford Food Festival. Beca who took part in the popular TV show in 2013 will be headlining on the demo stage both days at the 23rd-24th July event, showcasing her modern twists on family favourites.
Shropshire Hills Art Week

Shropshire Hills Art Week

26th May 2016

Have you ever wondered how art is made? Now is the time to find out! From Saturday 4th to Sunday 12th June 2016.
WIN a Lost Lanes Book by Jack Thurston

WIN a Lost Lanes Book by Jack Thurston

25th May 2016

Jack Thurston, best-selling author of Lost Lanes and presenter of the Bike Show, takes readers on a freewheeling tour of the lost lanes and forgotten byways of wild Wales, Herefordshire and Shropshire.
Help Ironbridge Gorge Museums Win the  Night Connect! Art Competition

Help Ironbridge Gorge Museums Win the Night Connect! Art Competition

6th May 2016

Ironbridge Gorge Museums are excited to announce that we have reached the finals of the Museums at Night Connect! Art Competition.
WIN a Red Arrows prize package worth £1,000

WIN a Red Arrows prize package worth £1,000

6th May 2016

To celebrate the successful launch of the Royal Air Force Museum’s ‘Names on a Plane’ fundraising campaign, museum bosses are giving members of the public the opportunity to win a Red Arrows prize package worth £1,000. The winner will see their name written on the wings of a world famous RAF Red Arrows Hawk Jet, that will fly throughout the 2017 display season!
Cosford Serves Up Another Tasty Festival

Cosford Serves Up Another Tasty Festival

6th May 2016

A tasty line-up of over 80 local producers has been announced for this year’s Cosford Food Festival, which promises to serve up the very best food and drink the Midland’s has to offer. Popular favorites on the food festival scene as well as brand new local producers are all on board for this year’s festival, which takes place on 23-24 July.
Storytime in the Dingle at Dudmaston

Storytime in the Dingle at Dudmaston

5th May 2016

Follow our storyteller down into the Dingle and enjoy tales inspired by our oldest trees. Sunday, 8 May, 10.45am – 12 noon