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Come along and visit when Wem hosts one of the largest Sweet Pea Shows in Britain. Blooms of both Victorian and Modern varieties on Display with lots more to do in and around this Friendly Market Town. ONLY Disabled parking at Venue. Under cover with wheelchair access to all areas including refreshments.
Date: 22nd July 2018
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: 23rd July 2018
To: 1st September 2018
How many times have you watched ‘Prison Break’? or even ‘Shawshank Redemption’? - You’ve probably already planned inside your head your own escape plan! Well thanks to the awesome team at ‘Immersive Events’ now’s your chance to put those plans to the test! We’re not talking about any ‘old’ Escape Room, we’re talking about a REAL, fully working, operational JAIL. What’s more is our Jails not only come with CELL’S, they’re also bursting with other prisoners and officers too! So, your search for the ULTIMATE ‘escape room’ is over, look no further, because Immersive Events hosts the world’s ONLY ‘Prison Break’ game! Visit the website to book.
Date: 28th July 2018
SHREWSBURY FLEA is a fabulous mixture of Antiques and collectables, antique furniture, vintage clothing & fabrics, architectural salvage, reclamation and just that quirky stylish item that will compliment your home. SHREWSBURY FLEA is a relaxed place to both trade and visit with brilliant regular traders and loyal customers on a fantastic showground within walking distance of Shrewsbury Town centre. We regularly see between 2700 - 4300 visitors and between 100 – 150 traders over the weekend and this fair is ever increasing in popularity. Traders can book and pay ONLINE with our new ONLINE booking system.
From: 28th July 2018
To: 29th July 2018
Experience The Sixties show that's wowing audiences around the world, selling out and headlining venues from the Palladium to Old Trafford. Relive the music with the spectacular sounds of The Zoots! The Zoots are here to make your whole family bop to the '60s beats that everybody loves - with legendary numbers by The Beatles, The Stones, The Monkees, The Beach Boys, the Kinks, Elvis and dozens more of your favourite artists. Feel the groove that's thrilling audiences of stage and screen, in more than 30 countries! Discover why national critics call The Zoots "Impressive", "Authentic" and "Impossible Not To Like!" It's more than a performance, it's totally Zootastic! 'Impossible not to like... A very Impressive Band' - The Stage
Date: 6th August 2018
Participants will build and program their own security devices to protect their possessions and secrets. Mindstorms uses a block-based coding language similar to Scratch, which children may be familiar with. No previous experience is required. Brixo is a special type of brick which can be used to create electric circuits built into Lego. Morning Workshop (9am-12pm): Participants will be guided through a number of techniques using various sensors and motors to create responsive circuits and devices. Afternoon Workshop(9am-4pm): Participants will work together in small groups to create a solution using multiple techniques discovered from the morning session.
Date: 8th August 2018