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Record start to the year for Ludlow touring park

Record start to the year for Ludlow touring park

4th April 2017

A popular touring caravan park on the edge of the historic South Shropshire market town of Ludlow is reporting a record start to the new season.
Exciting expansion plans announced by Shrewsbury caravan dealership

Exciting expansion plans announced by Shrewsbury caravan dealership

31st March 2017

Plans for the expansion of an award-winning caravan and motorhome dealership in Shrewsbury have been announced.
   Ludlow MP praises tourism’s contribution to economy as he visits new holiday home park

Ludlow MP praises tourism’s contribution to economy as he visits new holiday home park

29th March 2017

MP Philip Dunne has praised the contribution that tourism makes to the South Shropshire economy after paying a visit to touring and holiday home park on the edge of the historic market town of Ludlow, which is renowned as the food capital of England.
Shrewsbury Bookfest May Festival 2017

Shrewsbury Bookfest May Festival 2017

28th March 2017

Shrewsbury Bookfest is proud to present its ‘May Festival’ programme for 2017. This event, described as ‘a beacon of excellence amongst literary festivals’ by their patron, author Michael Morpurgo, is their annual children’s literary extravaganza, with authors, illustrators and artists coming to this beautiful town to share their creative secrets, showcase their work and meet their fans.
The Great British Food Festival Food Festival Moves Home

The Great British Food Festival Food Festival Moves Home

28th March 2017

Popular Staffordshire event the Great British Food Festival has left its home for the last four years, Shugborough Estate, and moved to a new home at Weston Park, just on the Staffordshire and Shropshire border.
First Music Hall Evening at Blists Hill Victorian Town

First Music Hall Evening at Blists Hill Victorian Town

9th March 2017

Step back in time and go along to the first in a series of nostalgic music hall evenings, being held as part of the Ironbridge Gorge Museums’ 50th Anniversary celebrations, at Blists Hill Victorian Town on Friday, 24th March
Museum launches new Cold War Lunchtime Lecture series

Museum launches new Cold War Lunchtime Lecture series

2nd March 2017

On 17 March, the Royal Air Force Museum Cosford will be hosting the first Cold War Lunchtime Lecture of 2017 with a lecture entitled ‘Coping with Technological Uncertainty: Military Aircraft Procurement, 1945-1957’. In this lecture, Professor Keith Hayward, a consultant and writer on aerospace and aviation issues, will examine Britain’s military aircraft procurement process during the early period of the Cold War.
Model show returns to Cosford in April

Model show returns to Cosford in April

1st March 2017

The popular Shropshire Scale Model Show will be returning to the Royal Air Force Museum Cosford on Sunday 2 April 2017.

Growing Day at Shropshire Hills Discovery Centre - Sunday 5th March 10am – 3pm

28th February 2017

As hints of Spring comes forth – so does our Growing Day. Join us for a day of potatoes, family fun and all things growing.
Ironbridge Gorge Museums celebrate 50th anniversary and opening of refurbished Museum of Iron

Ironbridge Gorge Museums celebrate 50th anniversary and opening of refurbished Museum of Iron

27th February 2017

2017 is going to be a significant year of anniversaries for Shropshire’s Ironbridge Gorge Museums as its not only 50 years since the founding of the Ironbridge Gorge Museum Trust in 1967, but also 300 years since the death of Abraham Darby I, widely recognised as the man who started the Industrial Revolution.