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Classic Car Sunday at Apley Farm Shop

Classic Car Sunday at Apley Farm Shop

Apley Farm Shop has the perfect combination for a great Summer Sunday - classic cars, an Apley Estate barbecued beef burger, locally made cold beer by Hops & Stagger & Churchfields icecream from Worcestershire.

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Flash, bang, wallop, what a picture

Flash, bang, wallop, what a picture

May half term is almost upon us and during this school break the Royal Air Force Museum Cosford has planned a week of nostalgic dressing up fun to keep the younger members of the family entertained. Taking place from Monday 25 to Friday 29 May, visitors will have the opportunity to delve in to our dressing up box of RAF uniforms and aviation accessories and pose for pictures to stick in the family album.

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A wealth of summer holiday fun at the SVR

A wealth of summer holiday fun at the SVR

Whether theyre dotty about dinosaurs or potty about princesses, theres plenty to entertain youngsters at the Severn Valley Railway this summer holiday.

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Dornier Do 17 Two Years On Lecture

Dornier Do 17 Two Years On Lecture

Date: 10 June Time: 7.00pm “ 8.30pm (Doors open 6.15pm) Cost: £7.50 per person Wednesday 10 June 2015 will mark two years since the worlds last surviving Dornier Do 17 was successfully lifted from the bottom of the Dover Straits. The breath taking moment the aircraft surfaced from the water was captured live on TV and sparked interest from around the globe.

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All on track for bank holiday and half-term fun at the SVR

All on track for bank holiday and half-term fun at the SVR

Steam trains great and small will be the stars of the show this spring bank holiday and half-term at the Severn Valley Railway

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Last few tickets available for Pilots view at Cosford

Last few tickets available for Pilots view at Cosford

Date: 15-16 May, Time: 6.00pm to 9.00pm, Cost: £12.50 per person

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VC10 XR808 prepares for final move to Cosford

VC10 XR808 prepares for final move to Cosford

The Royal Air Force Museum Cosford is pleased to announce that its latest acquisition, VC10 serial number XR808 is now over half way through a successful dismantling process and is being prepared for its final move to Cosford in the Summer.

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RAF Museum Highly Commended at 2015 Museums and Heritage Awards

RAF Museum Highly Commended at 2015 Museums and Heritage Awards

The RAF Museum is proud to announce that its exhibition 'Pilots of the Caribbean: Volunteers of African Heritage in the RAF' was given a Highly Commended Award in the 'Best Temporary Exhibition' category at the Museums and Heritage Awards 2015 held in London on 29th April. The exhibition is currently on display at the Museum's Cosford site in Shropshire until 31st October 2015.

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Let the Memory Live On

Let the Memory Live On

Date: 7-10 May 2015, Time: 11.30am to 2.30pm, Cost: FREE

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Carl Fogarty and Richard Hammond lead ride out raising £45,000 for charity

Carl Fogarty and Richard Hammond lead ride out raising £45,000 for charity

Bikers from across the country turned out in their thousands at the weekend, as they took part in one of the largest biking events in the country - the Bike4Life Ride Out and Festival (26 April 2015), raising money for Midlands Air Ambulance Charity.

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