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Ironbridge Gorge Museum’s Charity Golf Day Wednesday 12th October

Ironbridge Gorge Museum’s Charity Golf Day Wednesday 12th October

Golfers are invited to take part in a charity golf day which will raise vital funds for the Ironbridge Gorge Museum Trust. The annual event takes place at Worfield Golf Club on Wednesday, 12 October. The competition welcomes teams of four players and is open to everyone. Individuals are also…

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Make Halloween Clay Monsters at Coalport China Museum Half-Term: Monday 24th to Friday 28th October

Make Halloween Clay Monsters at Coalport China Museum Half-Term:  Monday 24th to Friday 28th October

Create your own Halloween monsters at Coalport China Museum, Shropshire during the autumn school half-term. The museum will be running drop-in monster themed ceramic workshops from Monday 24th to Friday 28th October where you can make all manner of strange creatures from clay, which can later be despatched to your…

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Half-Term Autumn Wildlife Tile Making Workshops at Jackfield Tile Museum in the Ironbridge Gorge

Half-Term Autumn Wildlife Tile Making Workshops at Jackfield Tile Museum in the Ironbridge Gorge

Discover more about the countryside in autumn at Jackfield Tile Museum in Shropshire’s Ironbridge Gorge.  During the school half-term holidays from Monday 24th to Friday 28th October you can join drop-in workshops to decorate ceramic tiles with autumn plant and wildlife themed motifs. The Victorian tube lining technique will be…

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‘Furnaceman’s Dream’ Play inspired by Shakespeare and Ironbridge Heritage Enginuity 12th and 13th November

‘Furnaceman’s Dream’ Play inspired by Shakespeare and Ironbridge Heritage Enginuity 12th and 13th November

A local drama group is staging an unusual play which combines Shakespeare with musical theatre and takes its inspiration from the Ironbridge Gorge’s industrial heritage. Furnaceman’s Dream is being presented by the Telford and District Light Operatic Players (Tadlop) in the Engine Shop at Enginuity, Coalbrookdale on Saturday 12th and…

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International Garden Photographer of the Year Exhibition Travels to Ironbridge

International Garden Photographer of the Year Exhibition Travels to Ironbridge

The fourth International Garden Photographer of the Year exhibition is to be exhibited at the Ironbridge Gorge Museum, Shropshire, from 18th July to 1st September 2012. The International Garden Photographer of the Year exhibition will be on display inside the Footprint Gallery, Fusion, adjacent to the Jackfield Tile Museum, one…

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Celebrate St Bartholomew’s Day at Blists Hill Victorian Town Wednesday 24th August

Celebrate St Bartholomew’s Day at Blists Hill Victorian Town Wednesday 24th August

Celebrate St Bartholomew’s Day at Blists Hill Victorian Town in the Ironbridge Gorge, Shropshire on Wednesday, 24th August with drama, wizardry, Victorian games and fun family entertainment. The event is part of a programme of days out, exhibitions and festivals celebrating the 25th anniversary of Ironbridge Gorge being designated as…

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Dress Up and Join the Mad Hatter’s Tea Party at Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland: Blists Hill Victorian Town: 27th – 29th August

Dress Up and Join the Mad Hatter’s Tea Party at Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland: Blists Hill Victorian Town: 27th – 29th August

Blists Hill Victorian Town, near Ironbridge, Shropshire will be hosting a themed event over the late summer Bank holiday weekend of 27th – 29th August based on the much-loved Victorian novel by Lewis Carroll, Alice in Wonderland, which tells the story of seven-and-half-year-old Alice who falls down a rabbit hole…

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Shropshire’s Biggest Contemporary Craft and Fine Food Event – Gorgeous 2011, this October

Shropshire’s Biggest Contemporary Craft and Fine Food Event – Gorgeous 2011, this October

Designer makers from The Shropshire Guild of Contemporary Craft and guests will be holding their annual ‘Gorgeous’ selling exhibition this October at Enginuity, Ironbridge. The Ironbridge Gorge Museum Trust and The Shropshire Guild have come together once again to organise this wonderful event to be held over the weekend of…

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Dress as a Pirate and go to Blists Hill Victorian Town Treasure Island Weekend 30th and 31st July

Dress as a Pirate and go to Blists Hill Victorian Town Treasure Island Weekend 30th and 31st July

Come along to Blists Hill Victorian Town over the weekend of Saturday 30th and Sunday 31st July dressed as a pirate or your favourite character from Robert Louis Stevenson’s famous novel, Treasure Island. The open-air museum in Shropshire’s Ironbridge Gorge will be running a special literary themed event with actors…

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Ironbridge Gorge Museums celebrates 25th Anniversary of the World Heritage Site with a 40% discount for Shropshire residents

Ironbridge Gorge Museums celebrates 25th Anniversary of the World Heritage Site with a 40% discount for Shropshire residents

Following the very successful partnership between the Ironbridge Gorge Museum Trust and Telford & Wrekin Council, offering Flex Card holders a massive 40% discount off the cost of an Ironbridge Annual Passport, the Museum has now confirmed a deal with Shropshire Council allowing holders of a Be Active Card the…

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