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Shrewsbury event will celebrate Armed Forces Day

A local celebration to show appreciation of the work of the Armed Forces will be held in Shrewsbury town centre on Saturday.
Members of the RJAH Snowdon Push team – including patient Tim Mabon – getting ready for the big event in less than two weeks

Team RJAH set for daunting Snowdon Push

An intrepid team of staff from The Robert Jones and Agnes Hunt Orthopaedic Hospital are to tackle the daunting Snowdon Push.
North Salop Wheelers - Wheelers Weddings Taxi

Community bus project introduces a new Wedding taxi service

North Salop Wheelers, a community bus project, has embarked on a new venture offering a vintage taxi for Weddings.
Staff and residents of Myford House raising money for charity

Cupcake event is sweet success for Telford care home

A Shropshire nursing home threw open its doors to the public as staff and residents raised money for a leading dementia charity.

Mystery solved over strange light formation near RAF Cosford

A strange light formation near RAF Cosford had some people baffled, a UFO, a drone or unknown military test? But now the mystery is solved.
Pictures left, Cameron Brydone-Reed

BAFTA Mentorship for Shropshire Student

A former student from Shropshire, has been offered the chance of a lifetime with a BAFTA Directing Mentorship from a multi BAFTA award winning film director.
Coach Kieran Edwards with children at the opening session

New balance bike track opens in Telford

A new balance bike track for pre-school children has opened in Telford.
Shropshire Wheels2Work client, Edward Thornton

Local transport scheme highlights Ride to Work Week

As part of Ride to Work Week, the Shropshire Wheels2Work scheme is inviting people to find out about commuting via motorcycle, scooter or electric bike.
Busy Bees nursery in Shrewsbury - Tasty Summer

Shrewsbury nursery invites families and parents to enjoy a ‘Tasty Summer’

A Shrewsbury nursery is inviting families and parents from the local community to explore how healthier lifestyle choices don’t have to break the bank!
The Qube Gallery in Oswestry

Qube Gallery makes final call for entries on New Horizons

Qube Gallery is calling for artist submissions to its most popular annual event, the Qube Open Art Competition.
Dr Emma Egging announced the launch of the new region at this year's RAF Cosford Air Show. Photo: Steven Oliver

Jon Egging Trust to launch Blue Skies initiative in Shropshire

The Jon Egging Trust is to launch its Blue Skies initiative in Shropshire this September, which will be centred on RAF Cosford.
Arriva Midlands staff Joanne Banks, Andy Percy, Joe Apperley and Laura Woodhouse share their messages for National Clean Air Day

Arriva Midlands spreading the word about National Clean Air Day

Workers at Arriva Midlands will be spreading the word about cutting vehicle emissions and fighting pollution on the UK’s first-ever National Clean Air Day, on Thursday.

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Pictured from left, Ian, Elizabeth and Declan Christian outside the Plume of Feathers

New managers at popular Shropshire bar and restaurant

A family who have taken over management of a popular Shropshire bar and restaurant aim to build on its reputation and expand its services.
Darren Tomkins, of Gindifferent Bar, based in Shrewsbury Market Hall

New Shrewsbury Gin Trail to launch at Food Festival Fringe

A brand new Shrewsbury Gin Trail will prove just the tonic when it debuts for the first time as part of fringe events to the town’s annual Food Festival.
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Shrewsbury Food Festival 2017 set to be best yet

The Quarry Park, Shrewsbury is the setting for this year’s Shrewsbury Food Festival with more food and more fun.
Adam Ashley and Joseph Little with Sean McNulty

Two Shropshire cooks qualify for UK Young Seafood Chef finals

Two young chefs from New College Telford have made it through to the final of a national cookery competition.

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