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Cyclist knocked off bike on Emstrey Island in roadworks

Posted 22/11/2014

A male cyclist was this afternoon knocked off his bicycle on Emstrey Island in Shrewsbury.

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Alan Fletcher

Neighbours star to open new Tigers shop at Telford Ice Rink

Neighbours star Alan Fletcher will open the brand-new Tigers merchandise shop at Telford Ice Rink on 30 November.

West Midlands Ambulance Service - Photo Credit: WMAS

Cyclist knocked off bike on Emstrey Island in roadworks

A male cyclist was this afternoon knocked off his bicycle on Emstrey Island in Shrewsbury.

Winter Wonderland attracts shoppers to Telford Shopping Centre

Winter Wonderland attracts shoppers to Telford Shopping Centre

Crowds of people flocked to Telford Shopping Centre last night to see CBeebies presenter Alex Winters switch on the Christmas lights with TV characters Mike the Knight and Evie.

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Jonathan Soden of the Big busk committee; Gareth Rhys Jones - Songwriter and musician; Lee Maddox - Head Chef at the Boathouse Inn

Busking around the Christmas Tree

Posted 22/11/2014

The team behind the free Shrewsbury music festival the Big Busk invite you to share the magic of Christmas at a special event next week.

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Jonathan Soden of the Big busk committee; Gareth Rhys Jones - Songwriter and musician; Lee Maddox - Head Chef at the Boathouse Inn

Busking around the Christmas Tree

The team behind the free Shrewsbury music festival the Big Busk invite you to share the magic of Christmas at a special event next week.

HungerGames

Free Film Friday – The Hunger Games Mockingjay Part 1

Fancy seeing The Hunger Games Mockingjay Part 1 or another film of your choice at Cineworld Shrewsbury for free? Enter our Free Film Friday competition.

The Rooz at Royal Albert Hall in London

Shropshire Band The Rooz takes on Iconic Stage

Local rockers The Rooz headed to London to perform at the world famous Royal Albert Hall last week.

Business News

Dr Hannah MacKechnie, Director (centre) with the Shrewsbury team

Radfield Home Care celebrates sixth year of success

Posted 21/11/2014

A local home care provider has been recognised with acclamation by its clients for the sixth year running following a quality assurance survey.

Chris Powell, of Madeleys Chartered Surveyors in Much Wenlock

Shropshire farmers encouraged to grow more wildlife-friendly crops

Posted 21/11/2014

A commitment by the Government to encourage farmers to grow more wildlife-friendly crops has been welcomed by chartered surveyors in Shropshire.

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Shrewsbury woman set to complete her series of challenges

Shrewsbury woman set to complete her series of challenges

Posted 20/11/2014

A Shropshire woman who shed an incredible 12 stone and has taken part in a series of gruelling challenges is preparing to test herself one last time this year with a Sky dive.

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Shrewsbury woman set to complete her series of challenges

Shrewsbury woman set to complete her series of challenges

A Shropshire woman who shed an incredible 12 stone and has taken part in a series of gruelling challenges is preparing to test herself one last time this year with a Sky dive.

Parade Shopping Centre hosts Christmas crafts and food events

Parade Shopping Centre hosts Christmas crafts and food events

The Parade shopping centre in Shrewsbury is set to make mid weeks in the town extra special in the lead up to Christmas.

Call for people to help improve Dawley

Call for people to help improve Dawley

A call has gone out for people to get involved with an organisation working to improve Dawley and provide more activities in the area.

Taste

Dickensian Brewery

Shropshire brewery scoops its first award

Posted 21/11/2014

A Shropshire brewery has scooped its first accolade after impressing judges at Shrewsbury Beer Festival.

Cyclists enjoy coffee at Stan's Cycles cafe

Shrewsbury cycling cafe listed as one of Great Britain’s best

Posted 21/11/2014

From serious road bikers to leisurely day riders there is one thing all cyclists have in common – a love of coffee and cake.

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HungerGames

Free Film Friday – The Hunger Games Mockingjay Part 1

Posted 21/11/2014

Fancy seeing The Hunger Games Mockingjay Part 1 or another film of your choice at Cineworld Shrewsbury for free? Enter our Free Film Friday competition.

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Emma Bacon

Emma Bacon: Young Hearts and Minds

Posted 21/11/2014

On a daily basis, with my job I am fortunate enough to meet lots of incredibly interesting, clever, smart people, writes Emma

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STWLifestyles

Shropshire marks National HIV Testing Week

Health experts in Shropshire, Telford and Wrekin are encouraging those most at risk of HIV infection to get tested during national HIV Testing Week which starts on Saturday and runs until 29 November.

Emma Bacon

Emma Bacon: Young Hearts and Minds

On a daily basis, with my job I am fortunate enough to meet lots of incredibly interesting, clever, smart people, writes Emma

Shropshire Cat Rescue

Christmas Magic for Cat Lovers at Shropshire Cat Rescue

Christmas will be magical this year for the moggies and visitors to the Shropshire Cat Rescue Shelter at Bayston Hill, Shrewsbury.

 

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Shrewsbury Christmas lights light up Mardol.

Shropshire Christmas lights switch on events 2014

It’s that time of year when towns across Shropshire are holding their annual Christmas light switch on ceremonies.

 

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Audio specialist Acoustic Boutique arrives in Shrewsbury

Shrewsbury has welcomed the arrival of Acoustic Boutique, the new home of the sound and music specialists.