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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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Miniature aircraft, big show - this weekend at Cosford!

14th July 2015

The skies over Shropshire will be filled with hundreds of intricately detailed model aircraft this weekend, as the annual Large Model Aircraft Rally takes place at the Royal Air Force Museum Cosford.

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Could you be an SVR Golden Ticket winner?

14th July 2015

Drawing inspiration from none other than Willy Wonka, the Severn Valley Railway is offering eight lucky people a truly golden opportunity to enjoy an exclusive, behind-the-scenes, luxury experience day through its special Golden Ticket competition.

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Celebrity MasterChef semi-final filmed at Blists Hill Victorian Town, Shropshire

13th July 2015

Fans of the BBC hit show Celebrity MasterChef should prepare themselves for an extra surprise on Thursday, 16th July, as the show will feature one of the West Midlands’ most popular attractions, Blists Hill Victorian Town in Shropshire.

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Are you getting married in Shropshire?

13th July 2015

Are you getting married in the next couple of months or do you know someone who is? Award winning TV Production Company TwoFour are looking for people getting married for an exciting new television programme.

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Battle of Britain 75th at The Royal Air Force Museum

13th July 2015

The RAF Museum will be marking the 75th Anniversary of ‘Our Finest Hour’ with a number of activities at both our London and Cosford sites. Here’s what’s happening at Cosford:

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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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