Shropshire Hills Discovery Centre gets support for its Red Kite Experience

The team at the Shropshire Hills Discovery Centre were delighted to receive planning permission for a hide and associated fencing to attract Red Kites at their 30 acre site in the Onny Meadows, Craven Arms.

Date Posted: 22nd August 2014

Mammoth Day of Animals at Shropshire Hills Discovery Centre

What better way to spend the Bank Holiday Saturday than handling a tarantula, coming face to face with a snake and exploring what wonderful creatures lurk in the Onny Meadows of the Shropshire Hills Discovery Centre?

Date Posted: 22nd August 2014

The Great Stiperstones Bioblitz

The Great Stiperstones Bioblitz takes place this Saturday 23rd August 2014

Date Posted: 21st August 2014

VIP Steam Engine Escort for Great British Spoon Gorilla

A world-famous sculpture, created from the generosity of the children of Shropshire and those around the globe, will shortly make a VIP appearance at a prestigious local event - and has been visited by a very special escort!

Date Posted: 19th August 2014

New Oliver Twist themed weekend at Blists Hill Victorian Town

Dress in character and join the residents of Blists Hill Victorian Town at a new Oliver Twist themed event over the bank holiday weekend of 23 - 25 August 2014 based on Charles Dickens' famous novel.

Date Posted: 18th August 2014


Over 600 people flocked to the Severn Valley Railway (SVR) last week for the first of its Steam and Whistle Activity Clubs, with hundreds more expected to visit during the summer holidays.

Date Posted: 14th August 2014

Falconry Display at the British Ironwork Centre

AC Falconry, whose future was recently secured by the British Ironwork Centre, Aston, by the offer of a permanent home within their rural grounds, will be staging the fabulous display at the Centre on Saturday morning.

Date Posted: 14th August 2014

Meccano comes to Blists Hill Victorian Town

Next weekend, Saturday and Sunday 16th - 17th August 2014, members of the Telford and Ironbridge Meccano Society bring their magnificent metal creations to Blists Hill Victorian Town, near Ironbridge.

Date Posted: 13th August 2014

Centre's Charity Garden design takes top award at Flower Show

A Garden designed by an Oswestry company on behalf of a local charity has earned the highest honours at a prestigious county show.

Date Posted: 12th August 2014

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Grab your wingman….Top Gun is heading to Cosford!

One of the most iconic aviation movies of all time ‘Top Gun’ will be showcased on a giant inflatable screen at the Royal Air Force Museum Cosford on Saturday 23 September 2017. This 80’s cult classic military movie is the first to be shown in the Museum’s new outdoor event which will take place in the spacious grounds, against a backdrop of aircraft.

Date Posted: 15th August 2017