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FAMILY FAVOURITES ATTRACT HUGE NUMBERS TO THE SEVERN VALLEY RAILWAY

Around 4,000 visitors flocked to the Severn Valley Railway this weekend to see children's favourites Peppa Pig and George alongside awe-inspiring steam engines and enjoy a packed programme of exciting family activities.

Date Posted: 13th May 2014


Countdown begins for Cosford sci-fi weekend

With just over a week to go until the Cosford Flights of Fantasy weekend, final preparations are now well underway.

Date Posted: 8th May 2014


A Tree Walk in the Shropshire Hills

Local arborist, John Tuer, is leading a guided walk at 1pm this Sunday 11th May 2014 from Bury Ditches, near Clunton.

Date Posted: 6th May 2014


An Evening of Poetry at the Dorothy Clive Garden

Local poet and creative writing lecturer, James Sheard, will be reciting his newly published work 'Facing the Garden' - a booklet of poetry produced for, and about, the Dorothy Clive Garden, during his year as Poet-In-Residence. The event is on Monday 12th May 2014 from 6.15pm at the Dorothy Clive Garden.

Date Posted: 6th May 2014


Wheelwrights Display at Blists Hill Victorian Town

Blists Hill Victorian Town, near Ironbridge will be hosting a special display by the Guild of Model Wheelwrights in the Goods Shed over the weekend of Saturday 7th and Sunday 8th June 2014.

Date Posted: 2nd May 2014


Meet the horses living at Blists Hill Victorian Town on Father's Day

Discover more about the working horses living at Blists Hill Victorian Town in Shropshire's Ironbridge Gorge on Father's Day, Sunday 15th June 2014. This special Meet the Horses event demonstrates the important role played by horses in daily life over a hundred years ago.

Date Posted: 2nd May 2014


Cyclists take on Victorian Town: Cyclo-Cross event at Blists Hill

Blists Hill Victorian Town in Shropshire's Ironbridge Gorge has once again teamed up with the organisers of Newport's famous Nocturne cycle race to host an exciting urban cyclo-cross event.

Date Posted: 2nd May 2014


Bring in the May at Dudmaston

Dudmaston Estate will be celebrating the beginning of Summer in a very traditional way on Monday, 5 May 2014.

Date Posted: 30th April 2014


Young Shropshire Chef Appearing on TV's Great British Menu, Shropshire

Tune in to BBC Two's 'Great British Menu' tonight (28th April 2014) at 6:30pm to see Jason Hodnett from The Raven in Much Wenlock as he competes against other top chefs from around the county challenged to produce 21st century dishes for war heroes.

Date Posted: 28th April 2014


New walking Festival launched in Mortimer Country

A group of businesses in North Herefordshire have launched the new Mortimer Country Walking Festival for the summer months. Mortimer Country Ltd is a group of 34 businesses in the Teme Valley, west of Ludlow who work together to attract visitors to the area.

Date Posted: 28th April 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