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Ready, steady, scramble for the Spitfire 10K

Ready, steady, scramble for the Spitfire 10K

18th July 2016

With just under two months to go until Shropshire’s first ever Spitfire 10K, it’s time to start stepping up the training! Taking place at the Royal Air Force Museum Cosford on Sunday 4 September, participants will have the unique opportunity to race across the airfield and down the runway at RAF Cosford, whilst raising funds for charity.
The Churches Conservation Trust Launches National Church Tourism Week in Shrewsbury

The Churches Conservation Trust Launches National Church Tourism Week in Shrewsbury

14th July 2016

Church Tourism week, a nationwide celebration of England’s historic churches, will take place between, 22 - 31 July 2016.
RAF Museum volunteers celebrate Legion d’honneur award

RAF Museum volunteers celebrate Legion d’honneur award

12th July 2016

Two volunteers at the Royal Air Force Museum have been awarded France’s highest distinction Legion d’honneur for their services to secure France’s liberation during the Second World War. To honour and celebrate their remarkable achievement, Leading Aircraft Woman, Rose Davies and Lance Bombardier, Arthur Jones were guests of honour at a drinks reception hosted by the RAF Museum American Foundation.

Caravan dealership set for 50th birthday celebration at flower show

11th July 2016

Award winning caravan, motorhome and campervan dealership, Salop Leisure, is planning a special display for Shrewsbury Flower Show on August 12 and 13 to celebrate the company’s 50th birthday.
Miniature aircraft fly in to Cosford for model show weekend

Miniature aircraft fly in to Cosford for model show weekend

6th July 2016

The skies over Shropshire will be filled with hundreds of intricately detailed model aircraft this month, as the annual Large Model Aircraft Rally takes place at the Royal Air Force Museum Cosford on 16-17 July.
Perrier Best Newcomer Nominated, Multi-Award Winning Comedian Tim FitzHigham visit Shrewsbury & Bridgnorth

Perrier Best Newcomer Nominated, Multi-Award Winning Comedian Tim FitzHigham visit Shrewsbury & Bridgnorth

29th June 2016

To commemorate the 400th anniversary of the death of Shakespeare, join multi award-winning comedian Tim FitzHigham for wild Morris dancing, near death, arrest and injury as he takes on the challenge of the greatest stand up comedian in history - Will Kempe.
Shropshire Hills Discovery Centre Annual Family Fun Day 11th June

Shropshire Hills Discovery Centre Annual Family Fun Day 11th June

10th June 2016

Saturday 11th June sees the annual family fun day at the award winning Shropshire Hills Discovery Centre.
Summer by the Sea at Shrewsbury Museum & Art Gallery

Summer by the Sea at Shrewsbury Museum & Art Gallery

10th June 2016

‘Oh! I Do Like to Be Beside the Seaside’ Recalls the Edwardian Holiday Experience.
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