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Support Fern Britton as she cycles through Shropshire #Challenge 57

23rd January 2015


TV presenter and author Fern Britton will be cycling 57 miles a day from John O'Groats to Lands End from May 1st to the 21st, hoping to raise at least £57,000 to fund research into the prevention of miscarriage in pregnancy. And you can join her!

Vote for Severn Valley Railway in BBC's Countryfile Magazine Awards

22nd January 2015


The Severn Valley Railway has been shortlisted as one of the UK's top historic gems by the BBC's Countryfile Magazine, and they need your vote to be crowned the number one Heritage Site in Britain.

Get your motor running, head out to the highway and join the King of the Jungle!

21st January 2015


Midlands Air Ambulance Charity (MAAC) has announced that the current King of the Jungle and seven times World Superbike champion Carl Fogarty will lead an expected 3,000 strong biker ride-out to officially kick-off the 5th Bike4Life Fest on Sunday 26 April 2015.

New Dracula Film to be set in Shropshire

16th January 2015


Shropshire has been chosen as the location for a new Dracula film starring former James Bond, George Lazenby.

Chocks away for 'First World War in the Air' exhibition at Cosford

16th January 2015


The Royal Air Force Museum Cosford has officially unveiled a brand new exhibition area celebrating the achievements of Britain's air services, the Royal Flying Corps (RFC) and Royal Naval Air Service along with the contributions made by the West Midlands in the race for the sky during the First World War.

Shropshire Chef Finalist for 2015 Game Chef of the Year

14th January 2015


Karl Martin from Old Downton Lodge in Downton on the Rock, Ludlow has been announced as a finalist in the search for the 2015 Game Chef of the Year.

FROM THE HOLLYWOOD HILLS TO THE SEVERN VALLEY

14th January 2015


You're more likely to see film sets dominating the hills of Hollywood, but this month saw the cast and crew of a new production relocate to the beautiful surroundings of the Severn Valley

A day of Feathers and Flight at Shropshire Hills Discovery Centre

7th January 2015


The award winning visitor attraction Shropshire Hills Discovery Centre will be celebrating the RSPB Big Garden Birdwatch on Saturday 24th January where visitors will be treated to a whole day dedicated to birds.

Mysteries of bee-keeping revealed at Severn Valley Country Park

5th January 2015


An evening talk to be held at Shropshire Council's Severn Valley Country Park in Alveley near Bridgnorth on Thursday 15th January 2015 will help answer any questions you may have about keeping bees.

Boost for tourism in Shropshire as new Shrewsbury Museum & Art Gallery impresses UK and overseas visitors

16th December 2014


More visitors are being attracted to Shrewsbury and Shropshire thanks to the opening of the new Shrewsbury Museum & Art Gallery in the former Music Hall, according to new figures released today by Shropshire Council.

Direct Rail Line from Shrewsbury to London Starts Today!

15th December 2014


Virgin Trains have launched their new Shrewsbury to London direct rail service. It marks the end of a hard-fought campaign for a direct rail service between Shropshire and London.

SVR'S GOLDEN ANNIVERSARY YEAR SET TO BE ITS BUSIEST YET

15th December 2014


The future's not just bright; it's golden for the Severn Valley Railway (SVR) as it looks forward to celebrating its 50th anniversary in 2015 with a special programme of dedicated events alongside its usual schedule of family favourites.

Festive opening dates at Cosford

12th December 2014


If you're looking to escape the hustle and bustle this Christmas, why not visit the Royal Air Force Museum Cosford during the festive period? The Museum will be open daily throughout December from 10am apart from Christmas Eve, Christmas Day and Boxing Day. FREE admission.

Ironbridge Gorge Museum Trust Raises £25,000 in Art Fund Crowd Funding Project

12th December 2014


The Ironbridge Gorge Museum Trust in Shropshire has worked with the Art Fund and successfully raised £25,000 through an innovative crowd funding campaign to redesign the Museum of The Gorge and create a new community space.

Discover Christmas at Shropshire Hills Discovery Centre

10th December 2014


The award winning Shropshire Hills Discovery Centre plays host to Santa Saturdays on 13th and 20th December. Wreath making will be on the agenda for Saturday 13th, Stephanie Bellows (pictured) has been out and about in the Meadows hunting for natural materials to make her wreath.

Hedgelaying Course in Onny Meadows at Shropshire Hills Discovery Centre

21st November 2014


There is no better way to enjoy the outdoors this time of year than to learn a new skill. The team at the award winning Shropshire Hills Discovery Centre are holding a one day course on hedge laying in the Onny Meadows on 7th December.

Midlands' Best Deli or Farm Shop 2014 announced

20th November 2014


Ludlow Food Centre has been announced as the Midlands' Best Farm Shop at the BBC Good Food Show, fending off competition from hundreds of entrants.

Step back to the 1800s and see how Christmas was celebrated in Victorian times

18th November 2014


Festive Weekends Blists Hill Victorian Town 6-7 and 13-14 December 2014

Ironbridge Gorge Museums, Shropshire

18th November 2014


Open during Twixmas festive break for a great family day out (26th – 31st December)

Shropshire Hills Discovery Centre Wins Award Voted by the Public

12th November 2014


The team at Shropshire Hills Discovery Centre are celebrating after their win at the Shropshire Star spotlight awards, showcasing the very best in Shropshire's leisure and entertainment sector. Shropshire Hills Discovery Centre was awarded 'Best Family Day Out (small venue)'.