A motorcyclist has died following a collision involving a tanker on the A464 between Shifnal and Albrighton this morning.

Police incident closes section of A5 between Dobbies and Edgebold

A police incident this morning closed a section of the A5 between Dobbies and the Edgebold roundabout in Shrewsbury.

Firefighters tackle house fire at Uffington

Firefighters were called to a fire at a property in Uffington near Shrewsbury this morning.
Eddie ‘The Eagle’ Edwards, guest of honour at last year’s Energize awards, pictured with the winners

Shropshire’s sport and physical activity ‘Oscars’ return for 11th year

Shropshire’s sport and physical activity ‘Oscars’ are back for an 11th year – and the hunt is now on for unsung heroes and organisations deserving recognition for their achievements.

Shrewsbury Town boss refuses to get carried away after Wolves win

Shrewsbury Town boss Paul Hurst has insisted he will not get carried away after a comfortable 2-0 victory against Championship Wolves.
Steve Bray, MD of SP Services is calling for a 999 appreciation day is on twitter

Shropshire businessman calls for national day to celebrate “999 Heroes”

A Shropshire businessman is calling for a national day for the country to celebrate the selfless work of “our 999 heroes”.

Office Shoes opens store on Shrewsbury’s Pride Hill

Office Shoes have added Shrewsbury to their UK store portfolio with a brand new store opening on Pride Hill.

Finally something Britain exports to China…Midlands adventurer Ant Eddies-Davies!

A British adventurer has China in his hands after being invited to develop a range of outdoor education courses for the Far Eastern powerhouse.
From left, Audrey Higgins, 83, Gwynedd Brown, 91, retirement Living Co-ordinator Carol Preece, Cynthia Eagle, 78, Eileen Broome, 88, and Margaret Bailey, 78

A furry special day for teddy bears picnic

If you went down to Haybridge Hall today you were sure to find a surprise - a teddy bears picnic, which raised funds in memory of MP Jo Cox.
The cast featured both junior and adult performers

The Arts Centre Telford enjoys successful run of gothic musical Jekyll and Hyde

More than 1,000 people packed out a Midlands theatre as a leading community arts school staged the latest in a series of summer shows.

Liverpool’s Red Rum Club plays Albert’s Shed

Red Rum Club is set to perform at Albert’s Shed in Shrewsbury on Tuesday, July 18th fresh from a recent tour supporting The Kooks.
Around 150 vehicles from the 1920s up to the 2000's will be on display all along the line

Classic Vehicle Day returns to Severn Valley Railway

Four-wheeled transport is set to steal the show at the Severn Valley Railway, as the attraction’s ever-popular Classic Vehicle Day returns.

Open auditions to be held for Theatre Severn pantomime

Talented girls from across Shropshire are invited for an exciting performance opportunity to appear in Theatre Severn’s Pantomime.

The Arts Centre Telford to perform Jekyll and Hyde this weekend

Jekyll and Hyde is set to be performed by The Arts Centre Telford at at Oakengates Theatre in Telford this weekend.
Harry Reece (left) who is organising a charity music festival as a tribute to mum Joy (right)

New music festival to support cancer charities

A Shropshire family is hoping to raise more than £15,000 for cancer charities by hosting a one-day music festival this month.
Daniel Gibbons and Andy Doyle with their awards from 2016 including the Highly Commended award which they have retained for another year

Origins Restaurant at Shrewsbury College retains prestigious award

A Shropshire college’s commercial restaurant has retained its ‘Highly Commended’ Rosette award for a further twelve months.
Libby Gliksman has opened the Market Cookshop, in Shrewsbury Market Hall, as a boutique version of Oswestry’s famous Upstairs Downstairs

Upstairs Downstairs opens new cookshop at Shrewsbury Market Hall

A slice of “Britain’s Best Cookshop” has opened in Shrewsbury Market Hall as the daughter of a Shropshire cookware dynasty launches a new boutique version of the business.
Tanners Robert Boutflower collecting the award from Mark Calver, of sponsor Hatch Mansfield, (left) and Peter McCombie, MW (right)

Tanners wins ‘Oscar’ of the wine world

Tanners Wines is celebrating after scooping an award at this year's International Wine Challenge Merchant Awards.
Clare Walsgrove (Matron) and Carla Webster (Kaizen Promotion Office Facilitator) practice their cake baking skills ahead of the Shropshire Big Bake

Dust off your apron for The Shropshire Big Bake

It’s time to get your mixing bowls out and dust off your apron in preparation for The Shropshire Big Bake.
Kate Ball with Jo Barry, a resident at Swan Hill Retirement Home - sponsors of Kate’s latest competition entry - was pleased to hear of her success

Shropshire model Kate wins another top national competition

Shropshire model Kate Ball has won another top national competition after being crowned crowned Miss British Isles Elegance 2017.
Chris Foster, BBA Director; James Roberts and Lynda Whitehorn from VTCT

National barber award for Shropshire student

A Shrewsbury College student has scooped first place at National barbering competition.
Ken and Antonia Johnston who live in Ibiza got married in Shropshire. Photo: Phil Nock Photography

Shropshire’s countryside tops Ibiza’s beaches for wedding venue

A bride and groom left the sunny beaches of Ibiza to travel to the Shropshire countryside and say ‘I do’.

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