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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


HUNDREDS ENJOY SUMMER FUN AT THE SEVERN VALLEY RAILWAY

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



Charity Ball guests treated to helicopter flypast

Guests attending the First World War Centenary Charity Ball being held at the Royal Air Force Museum Cosford later this month will be treated to a close formation flypast from two Eurocopter AS350BB helicopters.

Date Posted: 11th August 2014


Cosford kick starts the summer

Summer has officially started at the Royal Air Force Museum Cosford with a brand new range of interactive 'August Activities' for families to enjoy throughout the school break.

Date Posted: 8th August 2014


Ludlow Pantry Opens

A new cafe and deli has opened in Ludlow that serves food made almost entirely in Shropshire.

Date Posted: 7th August 2014


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Flight simulation event heads to Cosford

Aviation fans can experience the virtual skies in Shropshire next month as the Flight Sim 2017 event heads to the Royal Air Force Museum Cosford for a fifth consecutive year. Taking place on Saturday 7 October, aviation enthusiasts will enjoy a day packed with all the latest flight simulation software and the chance to test out their virtual flying skills.

Date Posted: 21st September 2017