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Flash, bang, wallop, what a picture

20th May 2015

May half term is almost upon us and during this school break the Royal Air Force Museum Cosford has planned a week of nostalgic dressing up fun to keep the younger members of the family entertained. Taking place from Monday 25 to Friday 29 May, visitors will have the opportunity to delve in to our dressing up box of RAF uniforms and aviation accessories and pose for pictures to stick in the family album.


Whitsun holiday fun at Dudmaston

18th May 2015

Bank Holiday Monday 25 & Wednesday 27th May, 12:00-5:30pm Image shows: Some of our cuddly bugs hiding out in our Auricula Theatre


Severn Valley Country Park reveals the secrets of its landscape!

15th May 2015

As part of the launch weekend of Geofest 2015, Severn Valley Country Park will be hosting a free event on Sunday 31st May. Shropshire Council Rangers will be welcoming the president of the Abberley and Malvern Hills Geopark, Chris Darmon as well as Geologists in the Geopark for a day of geological discovery!


A wealth of summer holiday fun at the SVR

14th May 2015

Whether they’re dotty about dinosaurs or potty about princesses, there’s plenty to entertain youngsters at the Severn Valley Railway this summer holiday.


Dornier Do 17 Two Years On Lecture

13th May 2015

Date: 10 June Time: 7.00pm – 8.30pm (Doors open 6.15pm) Cost: £7.50 per person Wednesday 10 June 2015 will mark two years since the world’s last surviving Dornier Do 17 was successfully lifted from the bottom of the Dover Straits. The breath taking moment the aircraft surfaced from the water was captured live on TV and sparked interest from around the globe.


All on track for bank holiday and half-term fun at the SVR

13th May 2015

Steam trains great and small will be the stars of the show this spring bank holiday and half-term at the Severn Valley Railway


GOLD Award for Ironbridge Gorge Museum Trust in the 2015 VisitEngland Awards for Excellence

12th May 2015

Ironbridge Gorge Museum Trust has won the top Gold Award in the Large Visitor Attraction of the Year category of the prestigious VisitEngland Awards for Excellence 2015. Intended for venues that welcome more than 50,000 visitors per annum, it was judged on the overall quality of the experience provided.


Getting closer to nature for May Half Term

11th May 2015

For May half term Severn Valley Country Park staff will be helping their younger visitors get closer to nature.


Adopt an Object you love at The Ironbridge Gorges Museums

11th May 2015

The Ironbridge Gorge Museum Trust in Shropshire has launched a brilliant way to show you care about its amazing collections. By adopting one of the Museum’s special objects, you will be helping the charity to care for its nationally designated collections and supporting its education programmes.


Ironbridge Gorge Brass Band Festival, Saturday 11th and Sunday 12th July

11th May 2015

The popular Ironbridge Gorge Brass Band Festival will take place over the weekend of 11th and 12th July outdoors on The Green at the Coalbrookdale Museum of Iron. Now in its 11th year, this free family event showcases some of the finest brass bands from Shropshire and the surrounding counties. With some 20 bands performing, it’s the largest, non-competitive brass band festival in the country.



The Modern Olympic Games


The 2012 Olympic Mascot, Wenlock, was created to celebrate the fact that the modern Olympic movement all started in Much Wenlock, Shropshire.

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