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Jo and Stephen Armstrong from Shrewsbury with their baby girl – the first baby to be born at the new Shropshire Women and Children’s Centre at the Princess Royal Hospital in Telford.

First baby born at new Shropshire Women and Children’s Centre

Posted 01/10/2014

The first baby has been born at the new £28million Shropshire Women and Children’s Centre.

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Telford College Assistant Principal Edward Bird marks the start of building work with current Bridge School students Katie Hinton, left, and Sarah Chesters

Building work starts on new Telford College expansion

Building work is under way on a new £1.8 million centre which will expand specialist facilities for learners with complex needs and disabilities at Telford College of Arts and Technology.

Jo and Stephen Armstrong from Shrewsbury with their baby girl – the first baby to be born at the new Shropshire Women and Children’s Centre at the Princess Royal Hospital in Telford.

First baby born at new Shropshire Women and Children’s Centre

The first baby has been born at the new £28million Shropshire Women and Children’s Centre.

Ofsted

Shrewsbury primary school vows to improve

Staff and governors at Shrewsbury Cathedral Catholic Primary School are working with Shropshire Council and the Diocese of Shrewsbury Education service to address the outcomes of a recent report from Government inspectors.

Entertainment

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Telford Halloween Drive in Movie

Films revealed for Telford Halloween Drive in Movie

Posted 27/09/2014

Telford & Wrekin Council has revealed the films on show at the Halloween Drive In Movie at The International Centre on Friday 31 October.

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viva la drag

West End hit Viva la Drag! heads to Theatre Severn

Fresh from its latest critically-acclaimed West End run, Viva la Drag! is coming to Theatre Severn in Shrewsbury this November.

get your wiggle on

Shropshire children invited to Bugsy Malone Auditions

Shrewsbury musical theatre company Get Your Wigle On are on the lookout for boys and girls to take part in the fantastically fun Bugsy Malone with auditions this weekend.

Telford Halloween Drive in Movie

Films revealed for Telford Halloween Drive in Movie

Telford & Wrekin Council has revealed the films on show at the Halloween Drive In Movie at The International Centre on Friday 31 October.

Business News

Wyevale Garden Centres acquire Moreton Park Garden Centre

Wyevale Garden Centres acquire Moreton Park Garden Centre

Posted 01/10/2014

Wyevale Garden Centres, which recently rebranded from The Garden Centre Group, has acquire Moreton Park Garden Centre from Shropshire Leisure Group.

Angela Cantrill, Senior Surveyor at Madeleys Chartered Surveyors in Much Wenlock

Shropshire business launches blog to aid farmers

Posted 01/10/2014

A rural chartered surveyors in Shropshire is launching a new blog facility to provide a resource for county farmers.

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Lovable villains, the Minions, stars of the Despicable Me movies are on their way to Shrewsbury

Lovable villains the Minions to visit Shrewsbury

Posted 29/09/2014

Cinema’s most lovable villains, the Minions, stars of the Despicable Me movies are on their way to Shrewsbury.

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Mark Groome, headmaster of Prestfelde, presenting Patrick with his award

Young Shrewsbury fundraiser presented with award

A Shrewsbury pupil who gave up his free time to raise an incredible £1,500 for a children’s charity in South America – and then travelled to thousands of miles to deliver it – is the first recipient of a new award.

The ‘night at the prom’ event will help teenagers get inspiration

Shropshire hotel to host prom organiser event

A Shropshire hotel is hosting a ‘night at the prom’ to help teenagers get inspiration about the party that marks the end of their school lives.

The new smoke tent will help teach lifesaving skills at fire station open days in Telford and Shrewsbury.

Shrewsbury and Telford fire stations to hold open days

Fire station doors in Shrewsbury and Telford will “open to everyone” at two special events in October.

Taste

Judges have rated more than 400 products in search of Britain’s best pork sausages

Harper Adams staff rate the UK’s top sausages

Posted 29/09/2014

Staff from Harper Adams University have tasted and rated more than 400 products in search of Britain’s best pork sausages.

Chris Walker in the Sofood! kitchen

Mediterranean street food comes to Telford

Posted 29/09/2014

Street food delights from the Mediterranean have come to a Telford restaurant with the appointment of a new chef.

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Competitions and Offers

Free Film Friday Generic

Win free cinema tickets with Free Film Friday: Coming Soon

Posted 18/09/2014

Fancy going to see a film at Cineworld Shrewsbury for free? Our ‘Free Film Friday’ competition lets you and friend go along to see a film of your choice for free!

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Lifestyle

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Rowan Evans with parents Amy and Martin Evans from Bucknell

Parents praise new Shropshire Women and Children’s Centre

Posted 30/09/2014

The parents of the first baby to be transferred to the new £28 million Shropshire Women and Children’s Centre at the Princess Royal Hospital in Telford have praised the facilities.

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Photo: West Midlands Ambulance Service

All Shropshire ASDA’s stores to have lifesaving defibrillators

The specialist devices are being installed in all ASDA’s stores throughout the country in conjunction with the British Heart Foundation.

Rowan Evans with parents Amy and Martin Evans from Bucknell

Parents praise new Shropshire Women and Children’s Centre

The parents of the first baby to be transferred to the new £28 million Shropshire Women and Children’s Centre at the Princess Royal Hospital in Telford have praised the facilities.

Emma Bacon: The Baby Rush

Emma Bacon: The Baby Rush

This afternoon I received the news that another one of my beautiful friends was pregnant with her second baby. Yes, the second.

 

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Stress Headache

Feeling stressed? – Julianne offers free de-stress treatment

Julianne Griffin from JG Holistic Health in Shrewsbury is offering a free treatment to anyone who is feeling stressed this month.

Free Music Player

Music Player Summer 13

 

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Stuart Haynes is a Partner in the Corporate and Commercial team at Aaron & Partners LLP.

Aaron & Partners Ask the Expert: Stuart Haynes

Stuart Haynes a Partner in the Corporate and Commercial team at Aaron & Partners LLP answer your questions on international business expansion.