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Families can step inside the Hawker Siddeley Nimrod R.1 XV249 and learn about its intelligence gathering role in the Royal Air Force. Tours will run throughout the day for groups of up to six people, lasting approximately 15 minutes. During the tour visitors will learn about the history of the aircraft, hear about the crews on board and view the sophisticated surveillance equipment up close. Booking is required.
From: 1st November 2018
To: 4th November 2018
A festival of remembrance and commemoration to mark the centenary of Wilfred Owen's death and armistice day. A wide range of events and performances will be taking place throughout the period and will include Poetry, Drama, Music, Lectures, Re-enactment, Films, Artwork, Exhibitions and much more!
From: 2nd November 2018
To: 11th November 2018
Eat Drink Shop! Selection of retail stalls open until 7pm. Thai, Tapas, Seafood, Street Food, Chinese Dumplings, Steak, Vegan Dishes, Cakes, Gin Parlour, Craft Beers, Pop Up Wine Bar.
Date: 3rd November 2018
On 4th November, one hundred years to the day that Wilfred Owen was killed, Shrewsbury Bookfest in collaboration with St. Chad’s Music Festival will present a very special concert at Theatre Severn in celebration of the life and work of Wilfred Owen. In the first half of the concert the Bookfest Remembers Choir, made up of schools and choirs across Shropshire, will perform works by local composer Caz Besterman with texts by Wilfred Owen and the other war poets. The Band & Bugles of the Shropshire Army Cadet Force will also be performing. In the second half of the concert the Consortium of Shropshire Choirs will perform a newly commissioned work – Move Him into the Sun – by the renowned choral composer/conductor Bob Chilcott. The orchestra will be led by John Moore with tenor Dafydd Wyn Jones. There will be readings of Owen’s letters to his mother.
Date: 4th November 2018
Join us at this unique evening of Gin tasting hosted by our experts.
Date: 8th November 2018
Three large halls full of Antiques, Collectables, Jewllery, Silver, Vintage clothes, Retro, Dedicted furtniture hall PLUS unlimited outside stalls, makes for a great weekend.
From: 17th November 2018
To: 18th November 2018