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Shrewsbury fashion student awarded place in national design competition final

A fashion student from Shrewsbury College has won a place in the finals at a national design competition and is heading to the NEC in Birmingham.
Mansion volunteers helping share the stories of the impressive Georgian estate at Attingham. Photo: National Trust/ Arnhel de Serra

Attingham Park looks to recruit new volunteers

Attingham Park, on the outskirts of Shrewsbury is looking to recruit new volunteers to join the team at two drop in days on Thursday 2 and Saturday 4 March.
The Shropshire Scale Model Show. Photo: ©Trustees of the Royal Air Force Museum

Shropshire Scale Model Show returns to RAF Museum Cosford in April

The popular Shropshire Scale Model Show will be returning to the Royal Air Force Museum Cosford in April.
A County and a Patriot at Coleham Sheds

‘Back of the sheds’ exhibition to be held at Abbey Station

Shropshire Railway Society is joining forces with the Shrewsbury Railway Heritage Trust to commemorate a series of events.
Stuart Bramwell in his studio

LA film music producer hand picks former Shropshire student to become his protégé

A former Shrewsbury Sixth Form College student has been offered a place working with one of the biggest names in music and film in LA.
The Junkers Ju88 will go on display at RAF Museum Cosford. Photo: ©Trustees of the Royal Air Force Museum

German bomber wings its way to RAF Museum Cosford

A rare example of the great German multi-role combat aircraft of the Second World War has a new home at RAF Museum Cosford.
Salla Virman, The Hive; Paul Birch, Redrow Homes; Aleks Vladimirov, Shrewsbury BID; Kevin Lockwood, Shrewsbury Shopping; Lyn Surgeon and John O’Connell from Shrewsbury Colleges Group

Local sponsors encourage ‘independent thinking’ through Darwin inspired photography exhibition

Work by internationally renowned photographers will be unveiled in Shrewsbury next week for a much-anticipated free street exhibition.
Ironbridge Gorge Walking Festival walkers at the Iron Bridge

Walkers set for 12th annual Ironbridge Gorge Walking Festival

Now in its 12th year, the annual Ironbridge Gorge Walking Festival is returning between 29th April and 7th May 2017.
Attingham Park near Shrewsbury. Photo: National Trust/Alida Tricker

Attingham Park to star in new Channel 5 series Secrets of the National Trust

Attingham Park is to star in a new Channel 5 six part series called the Secrets of the National Trust which begins later this month.
The group of Shrewsbury College ‘24 Peaks Challenge’ Students

Shrewsbury College students ‘aim high’ to raise money for Ethan

A group of Shrewsbury College students are attempting one of the most demanding mountain walks in the UK to raise funds for a local disabled boy.
Old Oswestry hillfort. Photo: Graham Mitchell

Seminar to explore Old Oswestry’s diverse role within Shropshire’s landscape

Heritage, wildlife and ecology experts will explore the importance of Old Oswestry hillfort as a ‘living monument’ at a forthcoming seminar.
Artists Rosie Read and Svetlana Elantseva-Southorn with VAN chairman Miles Kenny

Shropshire artists celebrate launch of new gallery

Shropshire artists are celebrating the launch of a brand new flagship art gallery thanks to the loan of a prominent large retail space in Shrewsbury town centre by Shropshire Council. It now means that the Shropshire Visual Art Network (VAN),...

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Ben and Jake Watson at the WheatSheaf, Whitchurch

Food, Glorious Food is Elementary for Watson Brothers at Wheatsheaf

Food is back on the menu at a historic Shropshire pub which has undergone a major refurbishment.
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Amateur cooks required for new Gordon Ramsay ITV show

World-renowned chef and global television star Gordon Ramsay is to front a new ITV daytime cookery series and the production team is looking for contestants.
Damian Wawrzyniak will bring his Polish Feast to Shrewsbury next month

TV chef Damian Wawrzyniak to bring national food tour to Shrewsbury

TV chef and ambassador for Polish cuisine in Great Britain, Damian Wawrzyniak will bring his Polish Feast to Shrewsbury next month.
The vineyard won a Commended Award for their 2015 ‘Shropshire Lady’ Dry white wine

Shropshire Vineyard picks up award at International Wine Competition

Shropshire's Kerry Vale Vineyard is celebrating after winning their third award in an International Wine Competition.

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