Media enquiries

Contact Engagement and Media Officers:

Email: [email protected]

Phone: 01939 250351 x7177

Email: [email protected]

Phone: 01939 250351 x7572


Call us

01939 250351 x7518

For queries about visitor arrival procedures at RAF Shawbury:

Phone 01939 250351 x7518

For noise or low flying complaints:

Phone: 01939 251712

Email: [email protected] 

Post: Low Flying Complaints and Enquires, RAF Shawbury, Shropshire, SY4 4DZ

Find us

Royal Air Force Shawbury, Shrewsbury, Shropshire, SY4 4DZ.

Council: Shropshire County Council

When you arrive

Visitors should follow the signs for “Non-Pass Holders”. Small vehicles (cars, vans, mini-buses) should park in the Non-Pass Holders Car Park and large vehicles (buses, lorries) should park in the area marked and signposted for large vehicles.

Visitors should then report to the Passes and Permits Office to book in and collect a visitors security pass.  

All visitors are required to produce two forms of UK-recognised identification, with at least one form of photo-ID (ideally a passport or new style-driving licence). Visitors should also bring details of the visit, including details of the authorised sponsor.

Tourist attractions

Ironbridge Gorge Museums:

Shropshire Hills Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty:

Shrewsbury Medieval Town:

Emergency contact

In an emergency contact the Main Guardroom.

Guardroom phone: 01939 250351 x7518

For more help, or for those serving abroad on Operations or Exercise, visit the What to do in a family emergency guide.

Work experience

RAF Shawbury is unable to offer work experience placements.

School visits

RAF Shawbury are unable to offer school visits to RAF Shawbury.

Royal Air Forces Association

Contact the Royal Air Force Association Liaison Officer, Sqn Ldr Gary James

Phone: 01939 250351 Extn 6666

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