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RAF Cosford Air Sells Out!

9th June 2015

The airshow on 14th June 2015 has now SOLD OUT. Please do not travel to Cosford on Sunday without a ticket.

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Blitz Hill - An Evening on the Home Front 1940s event at Blists Hill Victorian Town

8th June 2015

It’s that time of year again when Blists Hill Victorian Town is transformed into Blitz Hill, for a 1940s Evening on the Home Front. The gates open at 6pm on Saturday, 20th June when the Town is transported 40 years into the future to the 1940s and the middle of World War Two.

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Blitz Hill - 1940s summer evening on the Home Front -Blists Hill Victorian Town, Saturday 20th June

4th June 2015

Enjoy a summer evening on the home front as Blists Hill Victorian Town, near Ironbridge is transformed into the 1940s of World War Two between 6pm and 9pm on Saturday, 20th June.

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The First Casualty of War is Truth - Free Artist Talk

2nd June 2015

Shrewsbury Museum & Art Gallery - 11th June 2015 6.30pm - 8pm

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Companies prepare for Shrewsbury charity raft race challenge

2nd June 2015

Thirteen teams are set to put their raft building and sailing skills to the test in the annual Morris Lubricants Raft Race for charity on the River Severn in Shrewsbury on Sunday, June 7.

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Remembering World War I through art at Shrewsbury Museum & Art Gallery

1st June 2015

This year, 2015, marks the 101st anniversary of the outbreak of World War I. Shrewsbury Museum & Art Gallery is hosting an exhibition with work by contemporary art group re:collect and an artist in residence.

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Missing Britain in Bloom Flag

29th May 2015

Members of Shrewsbury in Bloom are calling for the return of the Britain in Bloom Champion of Champion flag which was taken from the Quarry flagpole over the Bank Holiday Weekend.

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Ron Haslam Race School backs new Llangollen Bike Show

26th May 2015

Track experience prizes donated for Wales Air Ambulance raffle The Honda Ron Haslam Race School (left) has donated track experiences worth hundreds of pounds for a raffle in aid of Wales Air Ambulance at the Llangollen International Motorcycle Festival - LlanBikeFest 15 (www.llanbikefest.co.uk) - on August 1st and 2nd.

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Shrewsbury Gears Up for Shropshire County Agricultural Show

22nd May 2015

The annual Shropshire County Agricultural Show, taking place tomorrow Saturday 23rd May 2015, attracts thousands of people from across the country to the West Mid Showground in Shrewsbury for a celebration of the rural community and to highlight the role it plays in our daily lives.

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'Beastly Machines' exhibition comes to Shrewsbury Museum & Art Gallery

22nd May 2015

A new exhibition featuring unique and bizarre mechanical sculptures created by acclaimed kinetic sculptor Johnny White, opens at Shrewsbury Museum & Art Gallery on Monday 18 May 2015

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Events (Ongoing and Upcoming)

  • Jun

    24

    Shrewsbury Food Festival

    A huge food and fringe festival in Shrewsbury town with live music from the best unsigned artists, cookery...

  • Jun

    24

    Shrewsbury Flea Market

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

  • Jun

    24

    Shrewsbury Flea Market

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

  • Jul

    01

    Shropshire Family Vintage Show

    Fantastic show for everyone from vintage vehicle enthusiasts to families. Hundreds of different vehicles on show,...

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