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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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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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