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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.


Last few tickets available for Pilots view at Cosford

8th May 2015

Date: 15-16 May, Time: 6.00pm to 9.00pm, Cost: £12.50 per person


VC10 XR808 prepares for final move to Cosford

8th May 2015

The Royal Air Force Museum Cosford is pleased to announce that its latest acquisition, VC10 serial number XR808 is now over half way through a successful dismantling process and is being prepared for its final move to Cosford in the Summer.


Birds and breakfast… Guided dawn chorus walk at Dudmaston Sunday 10 May 2015, 5:00am

5th May 2015

Spring is the time of the dawn chorus. Have you ever wanted to identify who is singing which song? Join our Parks, Garden’s and Countryside Manager, Pete Carty, this Sunday, who will teach you how to identify each bird from its song on this early morning walk around Dudmaston Estate. After a tuneful stroll it’s time for a hearty breakfast in our tea room.


Join Victorian Springtime Wedding Celebrations at Blists Hill Victorian Town 9th and 10th May

5th May 2015

Bells will be ringing for the Ironworks’ foreman at Blists Hill Victorian Town, near Ironbridge, as he marries his sweetheart over the weekend of Saturday 9th and Sunday 10th May at a recreation of a Victorian wedding.


RAF Museum Highly Commended at 2015 Museums and Heritage Awards

5th May 2015

The RAF Museum is proud to announce that its exhibition 'Pilots of the Caribbean: Volunteers of African Heritage in the RAF' was given a Highly Commended Award in the 'Best Temporary Exhibition' category at the Museums and Heritage Awards 2015 held in London on 29th April. The exhibition is currently on display at the Museum's Cosford site in Shropshire until 31st October 2015.


Acoustic, Up Close & Personal with Toyah’ at Enginuity Friday evening 2nd October

5th May 2015

Household name, pop icon, TV presenter and actress Toyah is coming to the Engine Shop at Enginuity in Coalbrookdale on Friday evening, 2nd October. ‘Acoustic, Up Close & Personal with Toyah’ is a wonderful chance to experience the 1980s pop superstar up close and personal at a lively song and storytelling style gig.


Let the Memory Live On

1st May 2015

Date: 7-10 May 2015, Time: 11.30am to 2.30pm, Cost: FREE



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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