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CROOME’S A WINNER AT GLITTERING CEREMONY

19 May 2017

A National Trust team has received a sought after accolade at the annual Museums and Heritage Awards which recognizes the innovators and leaders in the world of heritage visitor attractions.

LOVE YOUR LOCAL MARKET WORCESTER 2017

17 May 2017

The Love Your Local Market campaign returns to Worcester.
The Love Your Local Market Campaign was started in 2012 following recommendations made in the Mary Portas Review. The recommendations called for a National Market Day, which soon developed into Love Your Local Market Fortnight, that now takes place annually in May.

TALK AT THE BROADWAY MUSEUM & ART GALLERY

11 May 2017

A selection of Roman coins from the Bredon Hoard is being displayed at the Broadway Museum and Art Gallery until the end of May so don’t forget to bring family and friends to see the collection while it is here.

SUMMER EXHIBITION OPENS: EMBROIDERED BODIES: GARMENTS, STITCHES AND STORIES FROM THE ASHMOLEAN

4 May 2017

From May 2017, the Broadway Museum & Art Gallery will host an exhibition of embroidered clothing from the Ashmolean Museum revealing many hidden gems from its collections.

MORRIS DANCERS GREET THE SUNRISE AT CROOME

2 May 2017

Morris dancers and musicians congregated at the National Trust’s Panorama Tower on Sunday 1 May to welcome the first day of summer.

SAFARI PARK STAFF GO BATTY FOR BATS…

2 May 2017

Staff at West Midland Safari Park are hosting a special conservation week, dedicated to raising awareness and funds for bats. Protect Bats Week will run from 6-14 May and staff, with help from the Worcestershire Bat Group, aim to inform guests about the amazing world of bats, including what species can be found in Britain. All the funds raised during the week will go to the Bat Conservation Trust (BCT).

WORLD’S HOTTEST CHILLI HEADING TO EASTNOR CASTLE

24 April 2017

The heat will be on for Eastnor Castle this weekend as they prepare for the arrival of the world’s hottest chilli, ready for the infamous Chilli Eating Competition at their 6th annual Chilli Festival.

WORKING TO PROTECT DWINDLING NUMBERS

3 March 2017

A National Trust parkland, near Worcester, is working hard to help the ever dwindling population of nightingales.
Once a common defining sign of spring, the nightingale’s chorus is now rarely heard but conservation management by the rangers at Croome is providing this globally threatened species with ideal conditions to thrive.

MOTHER’S DAY ARRIVES EARLY FOR SAFARI STAFF…

1 March 2017

West Midland Safari Park announced a number of important animal births over the past year, but it wasn’t just the animals who were experiencing a baby boom.
Whilst the rhinos, giraffes and African painted dogs welcomed new arrivals, there were eight members of staff who were preparing for their very own special arrivals, all within the space of a year.

SVR IN FULL STEAM FOR GALA

21 February 2017

A tantalising festival of locomotives large and small will mark the start of the Severn Valley Railway’s steam events season as the Spring Steam Gala arrives once again, on March 17th-19th.