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Only for the brave...Ghostly Gaslight at Blists Hill Victorian Town

Dress up in your most scary costume and go along to the Ghostly Gaslight Halloween event at Blists Hill Victorian Town on Saturday evening, 25th October 2014 when the streets, shops and houses will be transformed into eerie places filled with ghosts, ghouls and monsters. The buildings will be illuminated in spectacular style and fireworks and pyrotechnic effects will light the night sky.

Date Posted: 8th October 2014


Opening Exhibition at the new Joseph Gibson Gallery

Peter Podmore - Exhibition 26 October-30 November 2014 at The Music Hall, The Square, Shrewsbury SY1 1LH

Date Posted: 7th October 2014


Exciting October half-term activities at Shrewsbury Museum & Art Gallery

Shrewsbury Museum & Art Gallery is staging some exciting activities for children during the October half-term holiday.

Date Posted: 6th October 2014


New John Scott Gallery opens 16th October at Jackfield Tile Museum, near Ironbridge

A new gallery at Jackfield Tile Museum, near Ironbridge in Shropshire, opening 16th October 2014, will house a world-class collection of British decorative tiles donated from a private collector. The 1,300 individual tiles and 310 panels feature a roll call of prestigious design names including Pugin, Dresser, Morris, De Morgan and Bawden

Date Posted: 30th September 2014


Spooky and ghostly guided walks in Shrewsbury

For a spooky night out why not come on one of the Shrewsbury ghost tours?

Date Posted: 30th September 2014


Step back to the 1800s and see how Christmas was celebrated in Victorian times

Residents at Blists Hill Victorian Town, one of the ten Ironbridge Gorge Museums in Shropshire, will be busy preparing for Christmas over two Festive Weekends on 6-7 and 13-14 December 2014 with a wealth of traditional celebrations and entertainment.

Date Posted: 29th September 2014


Dornier Do 17 moves into next stage of conservation

The world’s last surviving Dornier Do 17 has now moved into the second phase of its conservation at the Royal Air Force Museum Cosford.

Date Posted: 26th September 2014


Apley Taste Off

Apley Farm Shop near Bridgnorth is hosting the Apley Taste off, its annual taster day, on Saturday September 27th 2014, 9.30-5.30pm

Date Posted: 25th September 2014


Pilots of the Caribbean Volunteers of African Heritage in the RAF

A brand new exhibition entitled 'Pilots of the Caribbean: Volunteers of African Heritage in the Royal Air Force' is due to open at the Royal Air Force Museum Cosford next Month, 6th October 2014. The exhibition opening will coincide with Black History Month, a national event celebrating the achievements of black men and women throughout history.

Date Posted: 22nd September 2014


Discover how the Victorians prepare for winter at Blists Hill Victorian Town

Join the residents at Blists Hill Victorian Town, near Ironbridge over the weekend of Saturday 20 and Sunday 21 September 2014 and discover how they prepared for winter.

Date Posted: 17th September 2014


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