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Publication: 14th January 2016

The British Motor Museum re-opens to the public on Saturday 13 February following a £1.1m refurbishment.

Formerly known as the Heritage Motor Centre, the new Museum will be visually more exciting with an immersive display of British motoring history, designed to appeal to both current fans as well as new audiences. Also opening on the 13 February is the new Collections Centre, allowing public access for the first time to an extra 250 cars from the reserve collections of the British Motor Industry Heritage Trust and the Jaguar Heritage Trust.

Publication: 6th January 2016

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New Exhibition 'Valhalla - Life and Death in Viking Britain'

The Vikings are coming to Shrewsbury! Exhibition open 8th February to 5th June 2016. ‘Valhalla - Life and Death in Viking Britain’ will feature artefacts and human skeletons discovered at burial sites, but what will really illuminate the experience are key findings from archaeologists and the latest research into the lives of our Viking ancestors, who arrived in Britain from Scandinavia in the 8th century.

Publication: 6th January 2016

Say goodbye to grumpy and hello to awesome!

Take the ultimate staycation this year with a Merlin Annual Pass! Make your 2016 new year’s resolution one of laughter and bag the ultimate bargain – 52 weekends of family fun in the UK with a Merlin Annual Pass, which is currently priced from just £99 per person* in the special new year sale!

Publication: 6th January 2016

Oh yes it is … Your wishes are granted... It’s Birmingham’s favourite pantomime!

Following last year’s record-breaking production of Jack and the Beanstalk, Birmingham Hippodrome has another all-star cast for this year’s action-packed pantomime Aladdin, which runs until Sunday 31 January 2016.

Publication: 6th January 2016

Twelfth Night Blues? New use for festive firs!

It may be time to disassemble the Christmas decorations at home, but here at Dudley Zoological Gardens they’re now being used for New Year enrichment!

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