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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 ( - 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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Get your dancing shoes on in Shrewsbury!

21st May 2015

Revel in Dance have produced a great new video - I Charleston Shrewsbury performed by 'We Charleston Shrewsbury'. Do take a look!

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Flash, bang, wallop, what a picture

20th May 2015

May half term is almost upon us and during this school break the Royal Air Force Museum Cosford has planned a week of nostalgic dressing up fun to keep the younger members of the family entertained. Taking place from Monday 25 to Friday 29 May, visitors will have the opportunity to delve in to our dressing up box of RAF uniforms and aviation accessories and pose for pictures to stick in the family album.

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Shropshire Hills Art Week 30th May to 7th June

19th May 2015

This regional arts event is an opportunity for visitors to meet artists in their studios and at joint shows in venues in the Shropshire Hills.

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£1 Sunday parking in Shrewsbury decision aims to boost tourism

15th May 2015

Sunday visitors to Shrewsbury will be able to park all day for £1 from 7th June.

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A wealth of summer holiday fun at the SVR

14th May 2015

Whether they’re dotty about dinosaurs or potty about princesses, there’s plenty to entertain youngsters at the Severn Valley Railway this summer holiday.

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All on track for bank holiday and half-term fun at the SVR

13th May 2015

Steam trains great and small will be the stars of the show this spring bank holiday and half-term at the Severn Valley Railway

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GOLD Award for Ironbridge Gorge Museum Trust in the 2015 VisitEngland Awards for Excellence

12th May 2015

Ironbridge Gorge Museum Trust has won the top Gold Award in the Large Visitor Attraction of the Year category of the prestigious VisitEngland Awards for Excellence 2015. Intended for venues that welcome more than 50,000 visitors per annum, it was judged on the overall quality of the experience provided.

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