Free Ironbridge Gorge World Heritage Festival -Saturday, 20th September
Free Ironbridge Gorge World Heritage Festival Saturday, 20th September
Art by Rodin, Bacon & Freud - Shrewsbury Museum & Art Gallery
Works by Rodin, Bacon and Freud to go on display at Shrewsbury Museum & Art Gallery
An exhibition of photography by war hero Terence Spencer is coming to the new Shrewsbury Museum & Art Gallery this summer, opening on 19th July.
Weston Park offers unique festival experience: V Festival 16 – 17 August
Weston Park, the northern home of the V Festival, is offering a very unique festival experience. With just weeks to go before the festival (16th and 17th August) Weston has made a very special retreat available for the first time; a Victorian Hunting Lodge, which enjoys panoramic views across the grounds and the festival site.
Madeley Living History Project
Madeley Living History Project announces funding success for new community heritage project
Madeley Living History Project is delighted to announce a Heritage Lottery Fund grant of £16,200 for a new community heritage project centred on the lives of the ‘Nine Men of Madeley’. The project will involve people from across the town and the Gorge area, and will bring to life a piece of hidden history.
Ironbridge Gorge museums secure more than £2m funding
Shropshire's Ironbridge Gorge Museum Trust has secured £2.2m in Arts Council funding, to be paid over three years.
New John Scott Gallery to open in October
A new gallery at Jackfield Tile Museum opening on 16th October, will house a world-class collection of British decorative tiles donated from a private collector. The 1,300 individual tiles and 310 panels feature a roll call of prestigious design names including Pugin, Dresser, Morris, De Morgan and Bawden.
New shop planned at Merrythought site in Ironbridge
A former foundry building owned by a teddy bear manufacturer could be turned into a convenience shop in the heart of Ironbridge. Plans have been submitted for a change of use for the building at the Merrythought Village site in Ironbridge.
T-Party back for a second year by popular demand
Telford & Wrekin Council’s free family fun day and cultural extravaganza in the Town Park, T-Party, is set to wow the crowds for a second year on Saturday 2 August.
Broseley Pipeworks joins Totally Locally initiative
Broseley Pipeworks, one of the 10 Ironbridge Gorge Museums, is joining other local businesses in the Totally Locally initiative on Saturday, 28th June.