Events

WINTER PROGRAMME 2017-18

All lectures will be held at Shropshire Wildlife Trust Headquarters, 193 Abbey Foregate, Shrewsbury SY2 6AH and will commence at 7.30pm.  Lectures are preceded by tea, coffee and biscuits.  Free evening parking is currently available in the adjacent Abbey Foregate car park.. Guests are welcome to join any of the lectures - tickets £5 at the door.

Please contact: Kathryn Herbert, Programme Co-ordinator: 01743 236127 or email a.herbert@bham.ac.uk in the event of any queries.

To see a list of recent events and lectures please click here

 

Guild of Aviation Artists Exhibition

The Guild of Aviation Artists was formed in 1971 and is recognised throughout the world for the promotion of aviation art.   The paintings on display in the Art Gallery have been specially selected to demonstrate the variety and scope of members’ work. They represent 100 years of the Royal Air Force in its centenary year.   The paintings on display are all for sale and the RAF Museum receives a commission from sales.

From: 23rd February 2018

To: 31st December 2018

Guild of Aviation Artists Exhibition

Coalbrookdale School of Art exhibition

View an exhibition about the Coalbrookdale School of Art where many of the artisans who worked in the various factories in the Ironbridge Gorge were once trained. Free admission  

From: 21st March 2018

To: 21st December 2018

Coalbrookdale School of Art exhibition

Enchanted Trail

It’s spring time and our Fordhall Fairies are back at Fordhall. Our Enchanted Trail is ready for you to explore – see if you can find where they live and who their animal friends are. But be careful, not all their friends are just animals. It’s £2 per child – just come along any time and ask in Arthur’s Farm Kitchen Cafe for your question sheet and map. (Closed Mondays)  

From: 9th May 2018

To: 31st August 2018

Enchanted Trail

The Eckford Sweet Pea Society's 30th Annual Show

Come along and visit when Wem hosts one of the largest Sweet Pea Shows in Britain. Blooms of both Victorian and Modern varieties on Display with lots more to do in and around this Friendly Market Town. ONLY Disabled parking at Venue. Under cover with wheelchair access to all areas including refreshments.

From: 21st July 2018

To: 21st July 2018

The Eckford Sweet Pea Society's 30th Annual Show

Cosford Food Festival

A tasty line-up of over 90 local producers will be heading to this year’s Cosford Food Festival. Taking place on Saturday 21 and Sunday 22 July, it promises to serve up the very best food and drink the Midland’s has to offer. Festival line-up: • Over 90 local producers of the finest artisan food and drink • Learn from top chefs during our cooking demonstrations • Live music including performances from the Military Wives Choir • Kids cookery classes, face painting, circus skills and a STEM play bus.

From: 21st July 2018

To: 22nd July 2018

Cosford Food Festival

Summer Fun Day

They'll be plenty of exciting things for the whole family. Free entry and free parking.

From: 21st July 2018

To: 21st July 2018

Summer Fun Day

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