Things To Do In And Around Shropshire
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We turn the clocks back to the 1940s with this light-hearted journey back to wartime Britain. Experience, intensive service of evacuation trains, spectacular firefighting re-enactment,vintage vehicle displays and bus rides and vintage clothing and memorabilia stalls. PLUS there will be WWI Anniversary Commemorations on the 30th June - 1st July, including Historically-significant Edith Cevell Van and a Replica Mk xI Spitfire.
From: 7th July 2018
To: 8th July 2018
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: 14th July 2018
To: 15th July 2018
A host of 80's pop stars take over the Quarry Park as part of the Let's Rock nationwide concerts. Performers include UB40, Marc Almond, Kim Wilde, Go West, Jason Donovan, From The Jam, Imagination, Five Star, Katrina, Midge Ure, China Crisis, Toyah, Hazell Dean, Fuzzbox, Bow Wow Wow's Annabelle, Brother Beyond, Peter Coyle ex Lotus Eaters and Black Lace's Conga Party! Tickets available from the official website.
Date: 14th July 2018
LOTS OF children's Fun, Games and Activities all FREE! Classic Vehicles, Birds of Prey, Duck Racing, Homemade Afternoon Teas, BBQ, Beer Tent, Pimms & Prosecco, Face Painting, Ice Creams, Cakes, Coconut Shy, Produce, New-to-You, Bric-a-Brac, Tools/Any Old Iron, Craft, Caricaturist, Books, Plants, Bottle Stall and more .... Cardington is situated amongst the South Shropshire Hills and Dales, about 4 miles to the east of Church Stretton below Caer Caradoc. Guide Dogs Only
Date: 14th July 2018
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.
Date: 21st July 2018
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