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Cadbury World's Snow White & the Chuckle Beans: 24, 25th, 31st January & 1st February

adbury World is giving visitors another chance to enjoy its popular pantomime, as ‘Snow White and the Chuckle Beans’ returns to the attraction next weekend. The live performance is based on the classic children’s tale with a unique chocolatey twist, as Cadbury World’s own Chuckle Beans race to save Snow White from the Evil Queen. The enchanting story encourages laughter and audience participation; all the key ingredients for a show the whole family can enjoy.
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The SVR needs your vote!

The Severn Valley Railway has been shortlisted as one of the UK’s top historic gems by the BBC’s Countryfile Magazine, and now needs your vote to be crowned the number one Heritage Site in Britain. The SVR is one of five famous UK tourist attractions shortlisted in the Heritage Site of the Year category of the BBC Countryfile Magazine Awards 2014/15, which celebrate the best of the British countryside.
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Minister takes Tecton Tour at Dudley Zoological Gardens . . .

Minister for Culture, Media and Sport, Ed Vaizey today discovered the magic of four Modernist structures at DZG that have been restored to their 1930’s glory.
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February half term fun!

Drayton Manor Park will be open daily from 14 - 22 February 2015 (10.30am-4pm) and will feature a number of rides and attractions, which include;
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Discover Shakespeare’s England in 2015

Discover Shakespeare’s England in 2015 and enjoy a host of exciting events and activities for all the family. See a Royal Shakespeare Company performance of The Merchant of Venice, visit Wicked Warwick and Evolution – Merlin Dragon Tower at Warwick Castle, see new exhibitions at Compton Verney, wander around the new Museum Collections Centre at the Heritage Motor Centre or simply stroll around the stunning gardens that the area has to offer. Make 2015 the year you discover the magic of Shakespeare’s England.
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Entries are now open for Stratford Festival of Motoring on Bank Holiday weekend Sunday 3rd and Monday 4th May!

The hugely popular Stratford Festival of Motoring 2015 will accelerate into action in Stratford on Avon town centre on Sunday 3rd and on Bank Holiday Monday 4th May. This unique event is one of the few times in a year where the streets of Stratford are closed.
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Welcome to the official website for the Heart of England

Welcome to Visit Heart of England

The Heart of England Region covers: Herefordshire, Worcestershire, Shropshire, Ironbridge , Staffordshire, Warwickshire, Birmingham, Coventry and the Black Country. Situated in the HEART of the country, visiting the Heart offers the opportunity to discover what really makes England tick.

Use the quickfinder below to find an inspired Voucher or Offer attractions or events suitable for short breaks and days trips. Don't forget that many of our attractions have discount vouchers. Why not take a break? - there are lots of great DEALS to be had at local bed & breakfasts, top hotels and lovely self catering properties including canal breaks.

The Heart of England is so easy to get to being at the centre of England's road network and with international airports at Birmingham and Coventry.

Birmingham has recently undergone substantial regeneration and offers a world-class cultural scene as well as superb shopping an ideal location to explore the region.

Take some time to visit the Cotswolds - beautiful countryside dotted with honey-coloured villages with limestone cottages - or historic Stratford-upon-Avon. The typical English landscape of the Malvern hills is delightful. Discover film locations for Harry Potter and places that inspired the likes of Tolkien, George Eliot and William Shakespeare. We can show you cathedrals, ancient and modern, in Birmingham don't forget the Jewellery Quarter and Cadbury's Bournville - hummmm Chocolate.

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