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Opening Soon - Replica Roman Town House at Wroxeter

The newly built 'villa urbana' - high status Roman town house - at English Heritage's Wroxeter Roman City is now undergoing final preparations ahead of opening to the public on Saturday 19 February.

Date Posted: 2nd February 2011


The first snowdrop of 2011 spotted at the Dorothy Clive Garden

The Dorothy Clive Garden will be opening exclusively for a total of two weekends in February.

Date Posted: 18th January 2011


"New" Roman Villa at Wroxeter Roman City

A Roman villa urbana - a high status Roman town house - has been erected at Wroxeter Roman City, the site of the fourth largest settlement in Roman Britain. Thanks to a project between English Heritage and Channel 4, a six part TV series will start on Thursday 20 January following a team of modern builders as they set about building the town house using traditional Roman methods.

Date Posted: 14th January 2011


Garden expert Zdeněk Valkoun at Dorothy Clive Garden

Orchid aficionado and expert gardener, Zdeněk Valkoun, will be presenting on ‘the mystery of orchids unravelled’ from 14.00-16.30 on Saturday 26th February 2011 at the Dorothy Clive Garden.

Date Posted: 11th January 2011


Exclusive Winter Openings for Dorothy Clive Garden

Dorothy Clive Garden will be opening exclusively for a total of three weekends in January and February 2011. These special fund raising events running in aid of ‘The Willoughbridge Garden Trust’, will be on Saturday 29th and Sunday 30th January, Saturday 12th and Sunday 13th February (Valentine’s Weekend) and Saturday 26th and Sunday 27th February 2011.

Date Posted: 7th January 2011


Lend me your ears…Listen out for Wroxeter

A Channel 4 documentary on how to build a Roman villa due to be broadcast this month is expected to renew interest in little known Wroxeter – one of Shropshire’s hidden tourist gems.

Date Posted: 6th January 2011


Historic estate of Acton Scott, Shropshire, of BBC's Victorian Farm fame and forthcoming NEW TV series Escape in Time to offer luxury 'Glamping' experience.

If 'hopping' overseas has lost some of its appeal, there's a surprising and relaxing holiday alternative arriving in a picturesque corner of the South Shropshire Hills.

Date Posted: 22nd December 2010


'We Are England' Photography Competition

Shropshire Tourism is encouraging people to take photos of Shropshire to enter into the 'We Are England' photography competition to help raise the profile of the county ahead of the Commonwealth Games that take place later this year in Delhi, with great prizes on offer.

Date Posted: 22nd December 2010


Shropshire Tourism Member Business to feature on BBC One's Country Tracks

A unique Shropshire business, Hawks on Walks, that gives people the opportunity to walk through the countryside and become a falconer for the morning, has been chosen to feature on BBC One’s Country Tracks.

Date Posted: 22nd December 2010


New look for the Shropshire Tourism Brochure

Shropshire Tourism has just taken delivery of their 2011 Shropshire and the Welsh Borders brochure and, for the first time in 15 years, it is now in landscape format to better show off the stunning photographs of the county.

Date Posted: 16th December 2010



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