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Shropshire rescue dogs seek home together after their owner dies

A pair of Staffordshire Bull Terriers who found themselves in rescue after their owner died need to find a new home where they won’t also have to give up each other.

How to Boost Your Employment Prospects While You’re Studying

Planning for the future is not something most students tend to do, but spending some time boosting your employment prospects is time well spent.

Royal Shrewsbury Hospital switches on first new CT Scanner

Two new state-of-the-art CT scanners will provide a valuable new service as part of a £1.2 million upgrade at the Royal Shrewsbury Hospital.

The scandal that never goes away – PPI

According to the Financial Ombudsman Service PPI complaints are still flooding in, and they make up two thirds of the overall workload of the FOS.

Hay fever season is here – make sure you’re prepared

Healthcare professionals in Shropshire have issued a reminder to allergy sufferers to make sure they are prepared for hay fever season.

Patients’ relatives must use their power to speak up

Families of people receiving poor care in hospital are being urged not to lose their power to speak out on their behalf and secure a Lasting Power of Attorney for Health and Welfare.

Whitchurch Mother thanks staff for saving her life during childbirth

A 41 year old Shropshire mother, who suffered cardiac arrest during childbirth, is to cycle hundreds of miles to thank the staff who saved her life.

Charlotte and Dave celebrate national Dry January award

Colleagues at the Trust which runs Shropshire’s two acute hospitals are celebrating after they won an award for their fundraising efforts during the national Dry January 2015 campaign.

From Telford College to designer chic in Paris

Fashion giant Dior is selling a Shropshire student’s work in its flagship Paris store after being dazzled by her creative designs.

Support group raises much-needed funds for patient room

A local breast cancer support group, which has raised thousands of pounds for a new patient reflection room, is celebrating following its opening.

Leanne battles adversity to achieve her midwifery dream

When Shropshire teenager Leanne Hope was diagnosed with dyslexia, she feared her hopes of becoming a midwife might be dashed.

Models bring fashion X factor to Shrewsbury

A stylish blend of fashion, music and dance brought glamour and glitz to Shrewsbury’s Darwin and Pride Hill Shopping Centres on Saturday.