Telford man sentenced to 13 years in prison for killing his wife

Peter Tripp (bottom right), murdered his wife Belen at their home in Telford last November
A Telford man was today sentenced at Stafford Crown Court to life imprisonment for the murder of his wife.
The tree fell across the front of the car. Photo: West Midlands Ambulance Service

Man dies days after tree falls on car during Storm Doris

A passenger who was travelling in car which was struck by falling tree on the A49 near Church Stretton, during Thursday's Storm Doris, has died.
Sgt Evans with Ivy

Retiring police dog handler could be separated from faithful Ivy within days

A petition calling for West Mercia Police to reverse its order to separate Sgt Evans from his faithful Malinous-German Shepherd cross ‘Ivy’ has gained over 80,000 signatures.

Shrewsbury Town goalkeeper Leutwiler called up to face Scotland

Shrewsbury Town goalkeeper Jayson Leutwiler has received his second call-up to the Canada national side, for their friendly against Scotland next month.
The Tigers players celebrate at the end of the game. Photo: Steve Brodie

Telford Tigers fans’ celebrate English Premier League win

Telford Tigers supporters have toasted the club’s English Premier League title success.
Nicola Corfield

Nicola Corfield joins TSR as property manager

Towler Shaw Roberts, the leading regional surveyors, has appointed Nicola Corfield as property manager.
Ian Peake

Marches LEP welcomes Further Education champion to the board

Ian Peake, the Principal and Chief Executive of Herefordshire & Ludlow College, has joined Marches LEP to focus on championing Further Education throughout the region.
Helen Spencer, HR Partner at Whittingham Riddell

Gold again for Whittingham Riddell

Whittingham Riddell has retained its level of excellence to be reaffirmed with the Investors in People Gold Standard.
Amber Godsall, Niamh Williams and Heidi Humphreys

Shrewsbury fashion student awarded place in national design competition final

A fashion student from Shrewsbury College has won a place in the finals at a national design competition and is heading to the NEC in Birmingham.
Enginuity Flight workshop during February school half-term

February 2017 half term holiday events in Shropshire

Looking for something to do with the family this February half term holiday? There’s plenty of fun to be had at events and locations across Shropshire.
Lulu is to perform at Shrewsbury's Theatre Severn

Lulu to perform at Shrewsbury’s Theatre Severn this autumn

Legendary singer Lulu is to perform at Shrewsbury's Theatre Severn this autumn as part of a national tour.
Colin Morgan in Waiting for You

Borderlines Film Festival 2017 weekend at Ludlow Assembly Rooms

Borderlines Film Festival returns to Ludlow Assembly Rooms from Friday 3 to Sunday 5 March for a weekend crammed with cinema treats.

Open auditions to take place for Theatre Severn’s first in-house production

Shrewsbury’s Theatre Severn have announced open auditions ahead of the venue’s first in-house production.
Winner of the 2016 Great British Bake Off Candice Brown who will be the celebrity chef at Newport Show's Festival of Food this year

Great British Bake Off star to appear at Newport Show

Candice Brown, the winner of last year’s Great British Bake Off, will be the star attraction at one of Shropshire’s top one-day shows this year.
Chase and Marshall from smash hit TV show PAW Patrol, as seen on Nick. Jr

PAW Patrol’s Chase and Marshall to visit Telford Shopping Centre

Telford fans of smash hit TV show PAW Patrol, as seen on Nick. Jr, will have the chance to see two of their favourite canine heroes this month.
Ben and Jake Watson at the WheatSheaf, Whitchurch

Food, Glorious Food is Elementary for Watson Brothers at Wheatsheaf

Food is back on the menu at a historic Shropshire pub which has undergone a major refurbishment.
Gordon Ramsay Photo

Amateur cooks required for new Gordon Ramsay ITV show

World-renowned chef and global television star Gordon Ramsay is to front a new ITV daytime cookery series and the production team is looking for contestants.
Damian Wawrzyniak will bring his Polish Feast to Shrewsbury next month

TV chef Damian Wawrzyniak to bring national food tour to Shrewsbury

TV chef and ambassador for Polish cuisine in Great Britain, Damian Wawrzyniak will bring his Polish Feast to Shrewsbury next month.
The vineyard won a Commended Award for their 2015 ‘Shropshire Lady’ Dry white wine

Shropshire Vineyard picks up award at International Wine Competition

Shropshire's Kerry Vale Vineyard is celebrating after winning their third award in an International Wine Competition.
Steve Darrall - Winner of #SelfieSafety competition

Oswestry mountaineer takes winning selfie but safely!

Oswestry man Steve Darrall has won a national safety competition #SelfieSafety to highlight taking selfie’s safely.
Night Run Attingham Park

Discover Attingham Park in a different light with the 2017 Night Run

The Night Run returns to illuminate the night at Attingham Park, the National Trust property on the outskirts of Shrewsbury.
The team at Salon Ten: Nicky Marcar, Lianne Burgess and Emma Winnall (front) Ashleigh Robinson and Jack Trafene

Salon Ten shortlisted for West Midlands Beauty Salon of the Year

A Shropshire hair and beauty salon is celebrating reaching the finals of a prominent hair and beauty competition.

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