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Ironbridge earns its place on the ‘Locate that Landmark’ Map

The world’s first cast-iron bridge puts the town that bears its name on the map yet again. The World Heritage Site - Ironbridge joins many famous landmarks in the UK, in the new 2016 game Locate that Landmark.

Date Posted: 16th August 2016


Shropshire Hills Discovery Centre hosts Brambly Hedge Exhibition

The Brambly Hedge exhibition will be setting up home over the summer holidays at Shropshire Hills Discovery Centre from Saturday 6th August.

Date Posted: 3rd August 2016


Ready, steady, scramble for the Spitfire 10K

With just under two months to go until Shropshire’s first ever Spitfire 10K, it’s time to start stepping up the training! Taking place at the Royal Air Force Museum Cosford on Sunday 4 September, participants will have the unique opportunity to race across the airfield and down the runway at RAF Cosford, whilst raising funds for charity.

Date Posted: 18th July 2016


Miniature aircraft fly in to Cosford for model show weekend

The skies over Shropshire will be filled with hundreds of intricately detailed model aircraft this month, as the annual Large Model Aircraft Rally takes place at the Royal Air Force Museum Cosford on 16-17 July.

Date Posted: 6th July 2016


Friends of the Ironbridge Gorge Museum Trust awarded The Queen’s Award for Voluntary Service

The Friends of the Ironbridge Gorge Museum Trust have been awarded The Queen’s Award for Voluntary Service in recognition of nearly 50 years support for the independent Museum, which has national and international standing.

Date Posted: 3rd June 2016


Fishmore Hall chef Andrew Birch announced as National Chef of the Year semi-finalist

Andrew Birch announced as National Chef of the Year semi-finalist

Date Posted: 31st May 2016


Storytime in the Dingle at Dudmaston

Follow our storyteller down into the Dingle and enjoy tales inspired by our oldest trees. Sunday, 8 May, 10.45am – 12 noon

Date Posted: 5th May 2016


Great prizes to be won at the Apley Bake Off

Great prizes are ready to be won at the Apley Bake Off next Monday, bank holiday Monday 2 May at Apley Farm Shop.

Date Posted: 27th April 2016


Clun Green Man Festival 1st & 2nd May 2016

A modern take on an ancient tradition

Date Posted: 22nd April 2016


The Castle Hotel, Bishops Castle, joins The Great Inns of Britain in its 20th year

The Great Inns of Britain is delighted to announce that The Castle Hotel, Bishops Castle, has joined this leading collection of independently owned country and coastal inns, taking the membership up to 22 inns and increasing the geographical spread of properties across the UK.

Date Posted: 21st April 2016


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Shrewsbury Market Hall to become regular Saturday night food and drink venue

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.

Date Posted: 25th July 2017