Detectives investigating a rape on New Year's Day in Telford are appealing to the local community for information.

Points failure delays trains between Shrewsbury and Wolverhampton

Trains between Shrewsbury and Wolverhampton are facing delays following a points failure.

Car collides with garden wall in Shrewsbury

A Shrewsbury road was partially blocked this afternoon after a car collided with a garden wall.
Bridgnorth Cricket Club will host Shropshire’s two Twenty20 matches against Birmingham Bears on June 9

Shropshire to face Birmingham Bears in two T20 matches at Bridgnorth next month

Shropshire have arranged two prestigious Twenty20 friendlies against Birmingham Bears next month.
Kelda Wood, will set sail on the Atlantic Ocean in aid of the Shropshire charity Climbing Out

Shropshire rower taking to the seas for charity

A world record is set to be broken next year when a local rower will set sail on the Atlantic Ocean in aid of a Shropshire charity.
Photographer Mark Anderson (Left), with guests, Paul Parton, Caroline Lewis, Steph Henson and Leah Whitley, of Rentaspace

Sparkling showcase event takes place in Shrewsbury

A group of new businesses in Shrewsbury joined together this week to host an open evening to introduce themselves.
Lee Pearson and Dixie Whitten with their awards

Shropshire duo named amongst the West Midlands finest in vocational learning

Two Shropshire stars of vocational learning were recognised last week at the annual In-Comm Training Awards.
Pauline Holbrook (The Movement Centre), Sarah Bew (The Movement Centre), Belinda and Dave Bateson (Up Hill Down Dale) and Curtis Langley (The Movement Centre)

Up Hill Down Dale launches partnership with The Movement Centre

North Wales company Up Hill Down Dale has partnered with Shropshire based charity, The Movement Centre.
The two teams and younger family members lined up together at the end of the charity match

Charities delighted as Shrewsbury Town Legends game is a huge success

A special fun day which featured a football match involving a team of Shrewsbury Town Legends in aid of three Shropshire children’s charities has been hailed a huge success.
Take in the sights, smells and sounds of Civil War England

May 2017 half term events in Shropshire

There’s plenty of family fun to be had in Shropshire this May half term holiday – find an event near you!
Children will be able to find out more about insects with the interactive area at Newport Show like these children exploring a Yellow Meadow Ant colony at the show’s Chetwynd Deer Park

Bugs under the microscope at Newport Show

It will be a bug’s life for visitors to this year’s Newport Show with an interactive area offering the chance to taste, view and handle live insects.
The RAF Museum’s Hawker Hurricane IIc will be on static display

Museum aircraft join RAF Cosford Air Show line-up

A collection of aircraft from RAF Museum Cosford will be joining the line-up in a static display at the RAF Cosford Air Show.

Telford and District Light Operatic Players seek cowboys for their latest venture

Telford and District Light Operatic Players seek cowboys for their next production Oklahoma! which takes place in October.
The Open Garden Trail is one of the Festival's most popular events

Belle Vue Art’s Festival to launch fortnight of arts and entertainment

Belle Vue Arts Festival will again be hosting a fortnight of almost non-stop arts and entertainment events between 3 and 18 June. This year’s theme is ‘Home’ and the festival team have been busy pulling together an exciting range...
The Sisterhood – Ruby Stewart and Alyssa Bonagura

The Sisterhood to support Rod Stewart at Shrewsbury concert

Rod Stewart will be supported by The Sisterhood when he performs in Shrewsbury this June.
Chris Davies and Alison Walters (from Ludlow Brewery) being presented the Gold award by Emily Powell-Tuck from Charles Faram

Ludlow Brewery scoops two prestigious awards

Ludlow Brewery scooped two prestigious awards at the Society of Independent Brewers – SIBA – West and Wales beer festival.
Côte Brasserie waitress Ariane Foster, 20, from Newport, with Town Crier Martin Wood at the launch party for the new restaurant in The Square, Shrewsbury

Côte Brasserie opens in Shrewsbury

Renowned French-inspired brasserie Côte opened its first Shropshire restaurant on May Bank Holiday Monday.
Darren Tomkins of Gindifferent

New pop-up gin bar opens at Shrewsbury Market Hall

A new pop-up gin bar will be opening at Shrewsbury Market Hall for the first time this Friday.

New cook book encapsulates the diverse tastes of Shropshire

The Shropshire Cook Book, set for release on 22nd May and encapsulates the diverse tastes of our quietly beautiful English county.
Big Little things will be holding flower arranging workshops in June. Photo: Indie Love Photography

Telford florist announce workshops in the run up to British Flower Week

A Telford florist and gift shop have launched a program of flower arranging workshops in the run up to British Flowers Week.
Tracey Turner with model Marie Phillips

TCAT hairdressing students are at the cutting edge

The annual hairdressing competition at Telford College of Arts and Technology was another triumph of style, colour and creativity.
Gym Fitness Weights

Fitness matters – but which comes first, cardio or strength training?

Personal Trainer Josh Shenton, based in Telford, shares his fitness advice on the best way to burn fat and tone up for the Summer.

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