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Can you help identify the mystery Shropshire church?

19th May 2015


Shropshire Tourism has received an interesting call for help from a New Zealand family trying to identify a mystery church in Shropshire.

New inclusive cycle trail opens at Shropshire Hills Discovery Centre

13th May 2015


A new inclusive cycle trail will be launched on Saturday at the award winning Shropshire Hills Discovery Centre.

Last few tickets available for Pilots view at Cosford

8th May 2015


Date: 15-16 May, Time: 6.00pm to 9.00pm, Cost: £12.50 per person

VC10 XR808 prepares for final move to Cosford

8th May 2015


The Royal Air Force Museum Cosford is pleased to announce that its latest acquisition, VC10 serial number XR808 is now over half way through a successful dismantling process and is being prepared for its final move to Cosford in the Summer.

RAF Museum Highly Commended at 2015 Museums and Heritage Awards

5th May 2015


The RAF Museum is proud to announce that its exhibition 'Pilots of the Caribbean: Volunteers of African Heritage in the RAF' was given a Highly Commended Award in the 'Best Temporary Exhibition' category at the Museums and Heritage Awards 2015 held in London on 29th April. The exhibition is currently on display at the Museum's Cosford site in Shropshire until 31st October 2015.

Let the Memory Live On

1st May 2015


Date: 7-10 May 2015, Time: 11.30am to 2.30pm, Cost: FREE

Carl Fogarty and Richard Hammond lead ride out raising £45,000 for charity

1st May 2015


Bikers from across the country turned out in their thousands at the weekend, as they took part in one of the largest biking events in the country - the Bike4Life Ride Out and Festival (26 April 2015), raising money for Midlands Air Ambulance Charity.

Organisers are gearing up for this weekend's big biker event

24th April 2015


This weekend, thousands of bikers will gather in the Midlands for one of the biggest biking events in the country. Taking place on Sunday 26 April the Bike4Life Ride Out and Festival has attracted riders from across the UK as far as Aberdeen and even some international riders from the likes of Frankfurt and Illinois in the USA, all signed up to be part of the day.

Last chance to visit 'Secret Egypt' at Shrewsbury Museum & Art Gallery

23rd April 2015


Shropshire's first Egyptology exhibition in more than 170 years closes this Sunday (26 April 2015), after attracting more than 11,000 visitors and a great deal of praise since it opened in January.

Two Shropshire Finalists in the 2015 VisitEngland Awards for Excellence

8th April 2015


The Ironbridge Gorge Museum Trust and The Old Rectory of St James Guest House have both been named as finalists in their respective categories for Large Visitor Attraction of the Year and Bed & Breakfast / Guest Accommodation of the Year in the prestigious VisitEngland Awards for Excellence 2015.

Bike4Life Festival line up announced

8th April 2015


Bike4Life organisers have announced an exciting line-up for this year's Festival taking place on Sunday 26 April. The much-loved event held at RAF Museum Cosford returns for its 5th year at the end of this month, raising money for Midlands Air Ambulance Charity (MAAC).

Civic Trust Awards honour the redevelopment of Shrewsbury's Music Hall

31st March 2015


The quality of the transformation of Shrewsbury's Music Hall and 13th century Vaughan's Mansion into the new Shrewsbury Museum & Art Gallery has been recognised with an award.

Spring escapes and Easter Weekend breaks at Fishmore Hall

31st March 2015


Fishmore Hall, in the foodie hotspot of Ludlow, Shropshire, is offering guests the chance to shake off the last of winter with their 50% off room rates until the end of April 2015.

Shrewsbury tops table of UK's 'Healthiest High Streets'

26th March 2015


A league table of the "healthiest" and "unhealthiest" high streets in Britain has named Shrewsbury as having the "healthiest" High Street in the UK.

Star of BBC's Poldark To Visit Church Stretton As New Style Of Art Studio Opens

24th March 2015


Star of BBC's Poldark and The Royal Robert Daws has been announced as the official opener for a brand new working art studio in Church Stretton called "The Old Stables Art Studio".

Whole host of Easter fun at The SVR

18th March 2015


Exciting exhibitions, colourful competitions and thrilling steam train journeys - the Severn Valley Railway is well and truly on track for a fun-packed Easter.

Ludlow Food Centre named Midland's Best Food Retailer

18th March 2015


A Shropshire food producer and retailer has won a prestigious regional award. 2015 is the second year that William Reed Business Media have run The Farm Shop & Deli Awards and yesterday it announced the regional winners in this year's awards. Shropshire's Ludlow Food Centre picked up the title of Midland's Best Food Retailer.

Shropshire to promote its links with Lord Hill and the 200th anniversary of The Battle of Waterloo

18th March 2015


Some of Shropshire's top visitor attractions are joining forces with Shropshire Council to highlight the county's links with The Battle of Waterloo. Together, they aim to encourage visitors and local residents to explore places associated with General Lord Hill, one of the Duke of Wellington's most trusted generals at the Battle.

Eye spy Easter fun for eagle eyed youngsters

18th March 2015


With the Easter break only week's away, organisers at the Royal Air Force Museum Cosford are busy preparing for two whole weeks of family entertainment. With a First World War themed 'Spot the Slang' trail and glider craft activities to choose from, children of all ages are sure to have fun.

EASTER FUN FOR YOUNGSTERS AT FAMILY DAY

17th March 2015


Young visitors to a family day at the RAF Museum Cosford next week can take part in fun Easter activities organised by students at City of Wolverhampton College. Youngsters can make an Easter basket, play with chocolate scented play-doh, have their face painted as an Easter bunny, and dress up and pretend to be a pilot or member of airline cabin crew at the event on Wednesday 25 March.