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New Plant Centre Helps Apley Farm Shop to Blossom

16th June 2015

A new venture is blooming at the Apley Farm Shop Courtyard near Bridgnorth with the opening of an independent boutique plant centre.

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The First Casualty of War is Truth, re:collect Exhibition

16th June 2015

1st June to 5th July Shrewsbury Museum & Art Gallery open daily 10.00am to 5.00pm

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Fourth of July Concert for Hope House

16th June 2015

On Saturday 4th July, at 7.30pm, Midlands Chorale returns to Shrewsbury for the first time in 2 years to give a fundraising concert for Hope House Children’s Hospice at Morda.

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Shropshire Hills Discovery Centre celebrates National Bike Week at Family Fun Day on Sunday 14th June

11th June 2015

The award winning Shropshire Hills Discovery Centre hosts a family fun day this Sunday 14th June. There will be a bouncy castle, family fun games such as egg and spoon races, sack races, face painting, smoothie making and children will get the chance to make their very own dream catcher. Shropshire Fire and Rescue will also be on hand to show children the fire engine and offer fire safety advice and the volunteers who run the community garden will be doing a number of demonstrations on how to grow your own produce and get the best out of your veg patch.

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Large Model Aircraft Rally: Tickets on sale now

10th June 2015

Hundreds of scale models of iconic aircraft will be taking to the skies over Shropshire next month for a weekend of flying entertainment. Model enthusiasts from across the country will travel to the Royal Air Force Museum Cosford for this famous air show in miniature.

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Shrewsbury Carnival & Show

9th June 2015

Saturday 13th June 10am - 5pm

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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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Events (Ongoing and Upcoming)

  • Jul

    22

    Prison Escape

    Think you have what it takes to escape an actual prison? Now you can find out. Prisoners have the day to attempt to...

  • Jul

    22

    Historic Shrewsbury Walking Tour

    Discover world-class stained glass and traces of the Civil War in this walking tour of historic Shrewsbury. Our visits...

  • Jul

    22

    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...

  • Jul

    24

    Churchyard Scything

    Learn how to manage a churchyard in the traditional fashion - with a scythe! As part of Church Tourism Week 2017...

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