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Wed, 1 March 2017
The Flaxmill Maltings regeneration will go ahead very soon as the project has landed extra £7.9 million in Lottery fund grant.  Announced in February 2017 this means that works to bring the historic site back to life will start in the Spring of 2017.  You can find out more from this article in the...
Fri, 11 November 2016
The Friends of the Flaxmill Maltings are now offering onsite workshops for schools. These are entitled 'Mill Apprentice Experience' (KS1/2) and LEGO Education, Simple Machines - Pulley Power' (KS2) You can download a brochure with more detail about the workshops here For further information, or to...
Thu, 1 September 2016
Shrewsbury Flaxmill Maltings will be opening it's gates to the public over the weekend of the 10th and 11th of September. As usual there will be lots to see and do, including a look around our new Visitor Centre, guided tours of the site, trips up the Jubilee Tower, demonstrations, live music, an...
Tue, 10 May 2016
A great day out lies in store for local families as the Friends of the Shrewsbury Flaxmill Maltings open the gates of the historic site for a Family Fun Day on Sunday 22nd May from 12 – 6pm. A great feature will be The Exotic Zoo with a large enclosure with meerkats, reptiles, creepy crawlies and...
Wed, 28 October 2015
Recent work has seen the conversion of the office and stables to a Visitor Centre which will be managed by the Friends. The facility includes reception, interpretation displays, film and audio material, research and learning resources.      The centre will bring together for the first time...
Mon, 24 August 2015
      Opening Times Sat 12th September: 10:00-16:00 Sun 13th September: 10:00-16:00  Once again we will be opening the Flaxmill Maltings complex for the Heritage open days in September.  Guided tours will be available at regular intervals throughout the weekend. There will be...
Tue, 14 July 2015
Flaxmill Maltings Community Arts open exhibition 11th,12th and 13th September 2015 Artists and photographers are invited to participate in this exhibition of Flaxmill Maltings related work.   The exhibition is being arranged and managed by the Friends of the Flaxmill Maltings Community Arts Group...
Thu, 28 May 2015
The Friends of the Flaxmill Maltings will be hosting an Our Big Gig music event at the Flaxivity Youth centre on Saturday the 11th of July, between midday and 6pm. The event will be free to attend, with about 5 hours of non stop open mic music! There will also be workshops in DJ skills,...
Fri, 24 April 2015
The Friends of the Flaxmill Maltings will be running guided tours of the site through the Summer. These will be on alternate Saturdays from the 13th of June, with tours starting at 2pm. There is no charge for the tour, however numbers are limited so you will need to register your interest at...
Tue, 13 January 2015
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