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

Ironbridge Fine Arts Spring Exhibition featuring Eric Gaskell and Theresa Barlow

Our current exhibition features incredible Reduction Lino Printes by Artist Eric Gaskell (BA Hons, SGFA, ARBSA)as well as fascinating Porclain with Collograph Prints by Theresa Barlow. Throughout our beautiful Gallery we also have a range of Artwork on display from our core Artists including Incredible Lino and Intaglio Etchings by Jenny Gunning, Pencil on Paper Drawings by world-renowned Artist Dave Gunning, Etched Sterling Silver Jewelry by Jo – Mollart Highfield, Beautiful Earthenware Pottery by Liz Gunning, Limited edition Prints by Sarah Morris, Incredible display of pottery by Paul Gooderham of Gailey Pottery, beautiful Watercolours by Rod Willis. Also on display are works by Gillian Stoakes, Rob Pountney, Liz Simmons, Bridget Irving, Greg Anston Race and Janet Jordan.

From: 1st March 2018

To: 31st May 2018

Ironbridge Fine Arts Spring Exhibition featuring Eric Gaskell and Theresa Barlow

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

Shropshire County Show

Fun filled day out for all the family with a wide range of attractions and events, there is something for everyone at The Shropshire County Show, visit www.shropshirecountyshow.com.   

From: 26th May 2018

To: 26th May 2018

Shropshire County Show

Spot the Slang Trail - First World War Exhibition

The First World War brought together service personnel from different countries and backgrounds. Slang words were used to help people to describe some of their experiences and this new trail will help families work together and learn some of the terms used.

From: 26th May 2018

To: 3rd June 2018

Spot the Slang Trail - First World War Exhibition

Nimrod Tours

Families can step inside the Hawker Siddeley Nimrod R.1 XV249 and learn about its intelligence gathering role in the Royal Air Force. Tours will run throughout the day for groups of up to six people, lasting approximately 15 minutes. During the tour visitors will learn about the history of the aircraft, hear about the crews on board and view the sophisticated surveillance equipment up close. Booking is required.

From: 26th May 2018

To: 31st May 2018

Nimrod Tours

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