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EASTER FUN FOR YOUNGSTERS AT FAMILY DAY

Young visitors to a family day at the RAF Museum Cosford next week can take part in fun Easter activities organised by students at City of Wolverhampton College. Youngsters can make an Easter basket, play with chocolate scented play-doh, have their face painted as an Easter bunny, and dress up and pretend to be a pilot or member of airline cabin crew at the event on Wednesday 25 March.

Date Posted: 17th March 2015


Fishmore Hall appoints Andrew Birch as Head Chef

Fishmore Hall is delighted to announce the appointment of Andrew Birch as Head Chef. Previously Senior Sous Chef of the 3AA Rosette and Michelin-starred Montague Arms in Hampshire, Birch joins Acorn Award winner and owner of the boutique hotel, Laura Penman, to re-launch Forelles restaurant for Spring 2015.

Date Posted: 11th March 2015


2015 Marmalade Awards

A South Shropshire food producer has cemented its place as one the best marmalade producers in the world.

Date Posted: 9th March 2015


Ironbridge Gorge Museum Trust wins prestigious 2015 Hudson's Heritage Award

Ironbridge Gorge Museum Trust has won a prestigious 2015 Hudson's Heritage Award in the Best Family Day Out Category. Established in 2011, the annual awards are an independently judged national scheme open to historic houses, gardens, museums and heritage sites and celebrate the very best visitor experiences.

Date Posted: 4th March 2015


Women in the RAF – Stars through Adversity

Date: 10 March 2015. Time: 9.30am to 3.15pm. Next month will see events all around the world celebrating International Women's Day, held on 8 March each year. This annual celebration is an opportunity to acknowledge the achievements of women while calling for greater equality. This year, the Royal Air Force Museum Cosford is teaming up with the RAF for an event entitled 'Women in the RAF – Stars through Adversity'.

Date Posted: 2nd March 2015


Thousands of miniature models to be displayed at Cosford

After a busy February Half Term week at the Royal Air Force Museum Cosford, which has seen over 1,000 children take part in a model making activity, families with a new found interest in the hobby can explore it further at the Shropshire Scale Model Show, taking place on Sunday 12 April 2015. Time: 10.00am to 4.00pm. FREE entry.

Date Posted: 2nd March 2015


Tantalise your tastebuds at Shrewsbury Food Festival

Dates for you diary – 27th & 28th June 2015: Showcasing the great tastes of Shropshire and beyond, Shrewsbury Food Festival is prepping up for a third year of flavoursome fun. Featuring a hot food court, artisan bars and celebrity chef demonstrations organisers have found a recipe for success - early tickets are already selling like hot cakes.

Date Posted: 25th February 2015


Half Term activities at Shropshire Hills Discovery Centre

The award winning Shropshire Hills Discovery Centre will be open to welcome families all through the February half term!

Date Posted: 13th February 2015


'Hug a Hill' this Valentine's day in Shropshire

Organisers are encouraging people to sign up to give iconic Oswestry hillfort a 'heritage hug' this February 14th.

Date Posted: 13th February 2015


Half-term fun launches weekend running at the SVR

A jam-packed programme of half-term family fun launches the first weekend running schedule of 2015 at the Severn Valley Railway

Date Posted: 11th February 2015


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