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John Hall with the Shropshire pen and pencil which are crafted from solid

Shropshire pen pays tribute to county craftsmen

An exclusive set of silver writing instruments has been developed in tribute to the work of Shropshire silversmiths.
Olivia Thomas (center)– new Choir Leader for Got 2 Sing Telford & Shrewsbury

Shropshire people invited to ‘sing in the new!’

Local choir leader Olivia Thomas is inviting the people of Shropshire to ‘sing in the new’ this January.

Become a Beanstalk reading hero in 2018

Could you help transform the prospects for a child through the power of books and stories?
Snow and Car Tyre

Essential guide to driving in winter conditions

With snow and ice across Shropshire, here is an essential guide to driving on the county's roads in winter conditions.
Earl Spencer, will be visiting Boscobel House in Shropshire this Sunday. Photo: Jonathan Ring

Earl Spencer to visit Boscobel House for special literary afternoon

Earl Spencer will be visiting Boscobel House in Shropshire this Sunday, 3rd December, for a special literary afternoon from 2pm.
Julie Hotchkiss, retail manager, Reviive and Ranee Twyford, assistant Manager at Severn Hospice shop on Wyle Cop, Shrewsbury

Reviive and Severn Hospice join forces for #BuyNothingNew Day

Two well-known Shropshire organisations have joined forces to support the first national initiative to offer an ethical shopping alternative to Black Friday.
Delegates at the recent three-day event at Alkington Grange Barns

Spring date set for Whitchurch writing retreat due to demand

Indie authors from across Shropshire and beyond have been brushing up on their creative skills at an annual writing retreat.
Claudia Baker’s winning family selfie photo of son Ivan, 9, daughter Beatrice and ‘Mr Seaweed’

Family wins holiday thanks to seaside selfie competition

When a Shrewsbury travel agency threw down the gauntlet to find the best family holiday ‘selfie’ they were overwhelmed by the hundreds of entries they received.
Sue Walsh, Jill Kelly, Ian Swindell, Helen Grass and Lauren Wagstaff at Lunts Pharmacy in Roushill, Shrewsbury

Double the number of flu vaccinations given out in Shropshire this winter as experts warn of severe season

A group of pharmacies across Shropshire has reported that more than double the number of flu vaccinations have been administered this year, compared with the same time last year.
The Wroxeter Hotel and Shropshire Farm Weddings after they scooped the title of Best Event Team at the Wedding Industry Awards

Shropshire wedding team scoops award for second year running

A Shropshire wedding event team has been crowned winners once again at the Wedding Industry Awards.

Shropshire care company hopes to ease growing burden faced by the NHS

A Shropshire care company is pressing ahead with ambitious expansion plans aimed at taking pressure off the NHS and increasing its potential for the care of more people in their own homes.
Lee Wright (front) is pictured on the beach with other cast members during the filming of BBC’s Elizabeth I’s Secret Agents

Thrills and spills for Shropshire’s action man Lee Wright

When Guy Richie decided to shoot his last film Disney’s live-action Aladdin, he only wanted the best which included Shropshire’s own Lee Wright.

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The Great British Bake Off star Liam Charles who will headlining Newport Show’s Festival of Food in 2018

Bake Off fans’ favourite to be star guest at Newport Show

The fans’ favourite from this year’s Great British Bake Off will be heading to Shropshire in his first appearance in the county as the star guest at Newport Show next year.
Zac Harris at Wheatsheaf in Whitchurch

Whitchurch pub to host Boxing Day feast for Zac’s Christmas Miracle

A Boxing Day feast at a Whitchurch pub will help realise a Christmas miracle with a life-changing operation for a brave young local hero.
The Orange Tree Kitchen Telford

Telford College catering students invite diners to sample new menu

Diners are being welcomed to try the new menu on offer from catering and hospitality students at Telford College, as they open up their on-site restaurant to the public again in January.
The interior at Iscoyd Park

Shropshire’s newest restaurant night launched at stately home near Whitchurch

Shropshire’s newest restaurant night, whereby guests are treated to a lavish meal at a stately home near Whitchurch, is coming back on Friday evening.

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