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Publication: 26th September 2013

Creation of £75,000 Wargaming.net Interpretation Zone for Dornier 17 at Museum’s Cosford site

Creation of £75,000 Wargaming.net Interpretation Zone for Dornier 17 at Museum’s Cosford site

In June the world witnessed the successful project to raise the only known German Dornier Do17 bomber, from the waters of the Goodwin Sands, three miles off the coast of England.

Publication: 25th September 2013

Horrible Halloween

Have a Horrible Halloween at Tudor World

This historic building in the heart of Stratford upon Avon is celebrating its 10th year of Halloween Festivals!

Publication: 22nd September 2013

Some of the world's rarest animals are celebrating harvest time at DZG with homegrown produce.

Some of the world's rarest animals are celebrating harvest time at DZG with homegrown produce.

Ungulates Team leader, Jay Haywood, and Trainee Keepe,r Jo Turner, hand out homegrown autumnal goodies to Brazilian tapir, Tallulah at Dudley Zoological Gardens.

Publication: 20th September 2013

Powerful Women theme for free Wellington Literary Festival  28th September – 19th October

Powerful Women theme for free Wellington Literary Festival 28th September – 19th October

‘Powerful women’ will be the theme for this year’s free Wellington Literary Festival which takes place at a range of venues across the Shropshire market town from Saturday 28th September until Saturday 19th October.

Publication: 19th September 2013

Trainee keeper, Johanna Turner, delivers treats to the red panda enclosure.

Celebrate International Red Panda Day at DZG...

Red pandas, Yasmin and Yang, are two of the most popular animals at Dudley Zoological Gardens and with their cute and fluffy appearance, it’s not difficult to see why!

Publication: 18th September 2013

DZG Retail Assistant Kelly Hanley with the parcel bound for Rev Dudley in Florida.

Dudley Zoo link for American rector...

A surprise birthday gift is set to link an American rector to Dudley Zoological Gardens via his family name.

Publication: 17th September 2013

Halloween Spooktacular comes to Cadbury World for Half Term! (26 October – 3 November 2013)

Visit us over half term for a real fright if you dare! The attraction will be turned into a ghoulish site and the staff replaced with witches and vampires.

Publication: 17th September 2013

Inca gets a manicure at Dudley Zoological Gardens...

Inca gets a manicure at Dudley Zoological Gardens...

NEAT FEET: for Inca after having her claws trimmed by zoo vet, Peter Stewart and Assistant Curator, Richard Brown.

Publication: 16th September 2013

Wing Wah goes global with new world cuisine

Wing Wah goes global with new world cuisine

Wing Wah restaurant in Wolverhampton is taking the international dining experience to a whole new level as it launches its brand new world buffet menu.

Publication: 15th September 2013

New exhibition at Enginuity celebrates the craftsmanship of the Victorian trade catalogue engraver

New exhibition at Enginuity celebrates the craftsmanship of the Victorian trade catalogue engraver

The Devil’s in the Detail, a new exhibition opening at the Enginuity design and technology centre near Ironbridge, Shropshire from 1st October, will celebrate the steady hand and eagle eye of the Victorian trade catalogue engraver. It will feature large scale prints and audio description to help make the exhibition accessible to visitors who are blind or partially sighted.

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