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British Ironwork Centre Vintage & Classic Transport Rally

9th July 2015

Saturday 18th July 2015 – starts 10.00am. Free to the Public

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Ironbridge Celebrates Festival of Archaeology

6th July 2015

The Ironbridge Gorge Museums are once again celebrating the national Festival of Archaeology with a series of free special events in Coalbrookdale, all of which are open to the public and form part of the What lies beneath Coalbrookdales Playground project.

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Missing link between dinosaurs and birds explained at Shrewsbury Museum & Art Gallery

6th July 2015

Dinosaurs have been enjoyed on the big screen recently, with hit film "Jurassic World" breaking box office records. Now, on Saturday 18 July 2015, Shrewsbury Museum & Art Gallery is to open a new exhibition "Archaeopteryx - the missing link between dinosaurs and birds", exploring how some of these powerful creatures evolved.

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Shrowsbury or Shroosbury?

2nd July 2015

The Shropshire Star has reignited the debate with a survey of more than 1,000 of their online readers. So, which is it?!

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Shrewsbury Food Festival: Bigger and Better!

2nd July 2015

Fine food, live music and chef demonstrations give county foodie event its third year of success

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Stoves teams up with Brompton Cookery School for kitchen revamp

26th June 2015

British cooking appliance brand Stoves has teamed up with the prestigious Shropshire-based Brompton Cookery School to update the school’s kitchen with brand new range cookers, ovens and hobs.

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'Britains craziest bike race' returns to Blists Hill Victorian Town

24th June 2015

An event in Shropshire dubbed as ‘Britain’s craziest bike race’ will have an extra element this year with the addition of the county’s first ever Balance Bike Championships.

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Shrewsbury Dragon Boat Festival

19th June 2015

The annual Shrewsbury Dragon Boat Festival is again set to be a fun day out by the river.

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Road Closures for Shrewsbury Half Marathon 21st June 2015

19th June 2015

There will be road closures in and around Shrewsbury on June 21st for this years Shrewsbury Half Marathon

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Flypasts honour Armed Forces Day guests

19th June 2015

On Saturday 27 June, events across the country will celebrate the contributions made by Her Majesty's Armed Forces. The annual Armed Forces Day is an opportunity to reflect and pay tribute to our heroes past and present, including current serving personnel, service families, veterans and cadets.

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Events (Ongoing and Upcoming)

  • Jul

    26

    The Great Shrewsbury Mouse Hunt

    Let Jesse the Mouse guide you around St Mary's in this brand new trail launching for Church Tourism Week. Jesse is...

  • Jul

    26

    Inspiring Tiles

    Enjoy family craft activities at St Mary’s in central Shrewsbury this summer holiday as part of Church Tourism...

  • Jul

    27

    Hencote Vineyard Tour and Wine Tasting

    Visit and explore the 60-acre grounds, vineyard, ancient riverbed, and gardens.The evening will begin with a drinks...

  • Jul

    29

    Shrewsbury Flea Market

    SHREWSBURY FLEA is a fabulous mixture of Antiques and collectables, antique furniture, vintage clothing & fabrics,...

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