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Park in Shrewsbury for just £1 on Bank Holiday Monday

26th August 2015

People visiting Shrewsbury on Bank Holiday Monday (31 August 2015) will be able to park for just £1 in all Shropshire Council-run car parks.

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Caravan dealership celebrates 25 years supporting Shrewsbury Steam Rally

24th August 2015

Caravan and motorhome dealership Salop Leisure will have its biggest ever stand at Shrewsbury Steam Rally next weekend as it celebrates 25 years of exhibiting at the popular Bank Holiday event.

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Brick City - The World's Most Iconic Buildings and Landmarks in LEGO

19th August 2015

A World of LEGO comes to Shrewsbury Museum & Art Gallery on 14 September

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Gorgeous Contemporary Christmas Craft Fair

19th August 2015

Experience the first taste of Christmas at Gorgeous, a contemporary designer craft fair held in Enginuity at Coalbrookdale, one of Shropshire’s Ironbridge Gorge Museums on Saturday 21st and Sunday 22nd November.

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Landscape with Machines

19th August 2015

Eclectic art exhibition celebrating reactions to the Industrial Revolution opens 9th October at Ironbridge

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Shrewsbury Rated Second Happiest Place to Live in Britain!

6th August 2015

In a recent national survey by the property website company; Rightmove, Shrewsbury was crowned the second happiest place to live in Britain!

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AHI 2015 Discover Heritage Awards - Commendations Announced

28th July 2015

The Churches Conservation Trust has been commended in the Association for Heritage Interpretation 2015 Discover Heritage Awards – for excellence in cultural and natural heritage interpretation in Britain and Ireland – sponsored by Geosho.

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Cosford Food Festival - It's plane delicious!

21st July 2015

Preparations are well underway at the Royal Air Force Museum Cosford for the annual Cosford Food Festival which takes place this weekend. Held in the Museum’s spacious grounds, a bustling food market will showcase some of the region’s finest artisan produce, tastiest treats and best cooked dishes.

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British Ironwork Centre Vintage & Classic Transport Rally

21st July 2015

The British Ironwork centre has launched hospitality and customer love to a whole new level. They have hosted their first classic & vintage transport rally in one of the country’s most unusual locations

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Fine food and flying machines!

17th July 2015

Bringing a different flavour to the summer food festival scene, organisers at the Royal Air Force Museum Cosford are busy preparing for the Cosford Food Festival which takes place the weekend of 25-26 July. Held in the Museum's spacious grounds, there will be plenty of military and wartime twists added to the event, meaning there is much more than just great food on offer!

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Events (Ongoing and Upcoming)

  • Aug

    25

    Shrewsbury Folk Festival

    A four day event with entertainment for all age groups to celebrate the tradition of folk music and dance. Whilst the...

  • Aug

    26

    Shrewsbury Fake Festival

    The Fake Festival is coming to Shrewsbury on Saturday 26th August bringing 3 professional ‘touring-grade’...

  • Aug

    27

    Pretty Woman Open Air Cinema

    A fantastic opportunity to see a classic film in a stunning outdoor location. Doors and bar open at 6:30pm. There will...

  • Sep

    02

    A Night in the Dana - Prison Sleepover

    Immersive Events, in conjunction with Jailhouse Tours, are bringing you the only way to spend a night in a cell! That...

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