North Shropshire News
16th June 2015
The recently restored former RAF control tower at Butterfly Conservation’s Prees Heath Common Reserve will be open from 10.00am until 5.00pm on Sunday 5th July – all are welcome to come, and children must be accompanied by a responsible adult.
10th June 2015
Hundreds of scale models of iconic aircraft will be taking to the skies over Shropshire next month for a weekend of flying entertainment. Model enthusiasts from across the country will travel to the Royal Air Force Museum Cosford for this famous air show in miniature.
9th June 2015
The airshow on 14th June 2015 has now SOLD OUT. Please do not travel to Cosford on Sunday without a ticket.
4th June 2015
Enjoy a summer evening on the home front as Blists Hill Victorian Town, near Ironbridge is transformed into the 1940s of World War Two between 6pm and 9pm on Saturday, 20th June.
3rd June 2015
Sunday 14th June will see Top Comic, Mr Gary Delaney, arrive in Whitchurch Town as part of the final leg of his UK Wide "Purist" Tour that began back in 2013 originally as an Edinburgh Festival show.
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.
18th May 2015
Oswestry's Booka Bookshop has been named the best independent bookshop in the country at a glamorous awards ceremony at The Hilton in London.
8th May 2015
Date: 15-16 May, Time: 6.00pm to 9.00pm, Cost: £12.50 per person
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.
5th May 2015
Shropshire Sailing Club, near Ellesmere, is leading the way in providing more opportunities for local people to get into sailing.