One mans incredible charity run of 12 marathons in 12 consecutive days across a dozen counties took him through Shropshire - and he was helped with a free overnight stay and breakfast from The Wroxeter Hotel.
31st May - 3rd June 2011, 11am - 12.30pm and 2pm - 3.30pm
Saturday 28 May to Sunday 5 June 2011
Wednesday 18th May 2011 will mark the 60th Anniversary of the first flight of the Vickers-Armstrongs Valiant. Part of the Royal Air Forces V-Bomber nuclear deterrent during the 1950s and 1960s, the Valiant was the first of the V-bombers to make it into the air, when prototype WB210 took to the skies on 18th May 1951.
Shropshire is turning back the clocks to 1864 when Shrewsbury will once again host the Shropshire Olympian Festival on 17th, 18th and 19th June in the Quarry Park with the biggest cultural festival Shropshire has ever seen.
The Michael Beetham Conservation Centre at the Royal Air Force Museum Cosford has for the second year in a row, been awarded the West Midlands Regional Winner of the Small Employer of the Year Award, at The Apprenticeship Awards 2011. It was a double win for the Museum as 2nd year Apprentice, Nathan Pugh was highly commended in the Advanced Apprentice of the Year category.
Dig out your wellies and head to the Environment Weekend at The Follies in Shrewsbury for a fun, educational Whitsun Holiday activity.
Local school children from across the West Midlands will be taking part in the Olympics 2012 Inspire to Aim Higher event, hosted at the RAF Museum Cosford on Tuesday 17th May. This special event is a collaboration with Wednesfield High School, together with South Cheshire College and Kingswood Outdoor Education Centre. The event aims to promote participation, inclusion and competition, whilst highlighting the values of the Olympic and Paralympic movement.
A volunteer at the Royal Air Force Museum Cosford yesterday reached the final three in the University of Wolverhamptons Volunteer of the Year Awards 2011. Held at the university, the awards recognise students who have made a significant and meaningful contribution to the community by volunteering.
Childrens activities, movie night, historic snacks and ghost tours on Friday the 13th May 2011