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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!
Sweet success as Food Centre’s handmade products shortlisted in Great British Food Awards

Sweet success as Food Centre’s handmade products shortlisted in Great British Food Awards

29th June 2017

3 of Ludlow Food Centre’s handmade products have impressed the tasting panel at the Great British Food Awards and reached the shortlist where expert celebrity food judges are now busy taste testing the shortlist to pick the final winners, which will be announced later this summer.
Proms and Prosecco in the Park

Proms and Prosecco in the Park

26th June 2017

Proms and Prosecco in the Park takes place at the beautiful Chetwynd Deer Park in Newport on Saturday 9th September.
Shropshire celebrity chef headlines at Cosford Food Festival

Shropshire celebrity chef headlines at Cosford Food Festival

26th June 2017

It’s just a month to go until the 5th annual Cosford Food Festival takes place at the Royal Air Force Museum Cosford and this year, organisers have lined-up popular TV Chef Marcus Bean to headline on the demo stage both days. Marcus will be showcasing his passion for great food at the event on 22-23 July which attracts in excess of 13,500 visitors.