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Publication: 30th June 2011

Falstaff Experience

Chiltern Railways Attraction of the Year Awar

Independent Museum Beats Illustrious Competition to Claim Chiltern Railways Attraction of the Year Award

Publication: 29th June 2011

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World Heritage Site 25th Anniversary

A free exhibition to mark the 25th anniversary of the designation of the Ironbridge Gorge opens this weekend.

Publication: 27th June 2011

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Gorge Brass Band Festival Celebrations

This year, the Ironbridge Gorge Brass Band Festival will be celebrating the World Heritage Site’s 25th anniversary with a specially commissioned piece of music by British composer Matthew Hall.

Publication: 14th June 2011

Father's Day at Kenilworth Castle

For many children, their dad is their absolute hero, but Kenilworth Castle & Elizabethan Garden is giving dads everywhere a chance to further improve their ‘hero’ status by joining Kenilworth Castle’s Knight School for Dads...

Publication: 14th June 2011

A Fright at the Museum

England’s longest Halloween festival at the Creaky Cauldron in Stratford-upon- Avon planned for this October

Publication: 13th June 2011

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Bob the Builder Visits Bedworth

Bob the Builder is making a return visit to The Civic Hall in Bedworth on Saturday 3rd September at 2.30 pm in BOB’S BIG THEATRE BUILD.

Publication: 8th June 2011

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Sail the Seven Seas at Camper Jam 2011

Camper Jam, the VW Camper Festival will pull up at Weston Park from Friday 8th to Sunday 10th July 2011 with this year’s theme as “The Seven Seas” so there will be pirates, mermaids and starfish aplenty!

Publication: 7th June 2011

Menzies Welcombe Hotel Completes First Phase

The Menzies Welcombe Hotel Spa & Golf Club is delighted to announce that it has completed the first phase of the hotel’s major refurbishment programme.

Publication: 6th June 2011

Ironbridge Gorge Celebrates 25th Anniversary

This year is very special for the Ironbridge Gorge in Shropshire’s stunning Severn Valley as it marks the 25th anniversary since it was designated as one of the UK’s first World Heritage Sites by UNESCO in November 1986, alongside such sites as Stonehenge and the Giant’s Causeway.

Publication: 6th June 2011

Barnswood Family Festival 19th-21st August

The festival provides a magical experience where art, music and literature are embedded and entwined in a beautiful and wonderous landscape.

Annual UnChained Pass

Black Country Living Museum

Tudor World

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