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Shropshire is covered by a Met Office warning for Ice. Image: Met office

Ice warning for Shropshire as snow melts and cold weather continues

The Met Office has issued a Yellow warning for ice across Shropshire as the cold weather continues.
Riverside safety patrols will take place in Shrewsbury this Easter. Photo: West Mercia Search & Rescue

West Mercia Search & Rescue to operate Easter riverside patrols in Shrewsbury

West Mercia Search & Rescue volunteers are to operate riverside safety patrols in Shrewsbury this Easter.
Students together with Dr Emma Egging, CEO of the Jon Egging Trust (front row fourth from right), Group Captain Tone Baker, Station Commander of RAF Cosford, (front row, fourth from left) and Head Teacher of Charlton School, Andy McNaughton (standing second row, fourth from left)

First students graduate from Jon Egging Trust Blue Skies West Midlands programme

Students of Charlton School in Telford graduated from the Jon Egging Trust (JET) Blue Skies West Midlands programme on Friday.

Emergency services deal with number of weather related collisions

Poor driving conditions have led to a number of incidents on Shropshire's roads since yesterday evening.

Mercedes-Benz of Shrewsbury 10k postponed due to snow

The Mercedes-Benz of Shrewsbury 10k event due to take place this morning has been postponed following snow overnight.
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Today marks Wilfred Owen’s 125th birth anniversary

Today marks the 125th anniversary of the birth of Wilfred Owen, the Shropshire poet and 1st World War soldier.

Campervan fire causes delays for motorists using M54 eastbound in Telford

Two lanes of the M54 between junctions six and five eastbound in Telford were closed following a campervan fire this afternoon.
Firefighters released the male casualty trapped in railings on railings on Kingsland Bridge in Shrewsbury

Firefighters release male trapped in railings on Kingsland Bridge, Shrewsbury

Firefighters released a male who had become trapped in railings on Kingsland Bridge in Shrewsbury early this morning.

Police say ‘small number of victims’ come forward after Telford CSE media coverage

West Mercia Police says that following the recent media coverage in relation to child sexual exploitation in Telford, a small number of victims have contacted them.
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Updated: Shrewsbury teenager missing for a week is found safe

A Shrewsbury teenager missing for a week was last night found safe and well in the town.
A Yellow and Amber weather warning can be seen in place for Shropshire on Saturday. Image: Met Office

Snow showers forecast for Shropshire this weekend

The Met Office has issued yellow and amber warnings for snow and ice across Shropshire this weekend.
The scene of the incident at Longdon-upon-Tern. Photo: @TelfordPatrol

Firefighters release occupants of two cars wedged on bridge at Longdon-upon-Tern

Emergency services were called to Longdon-upon-Tern last night after two cars became wedged side by side on a bridge.


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Darwin’s Kitchen is Shrewsbury’s newest restaurant and bar addition

Porter House in Shrewsbury has evolved into Darwin's Kitchen with a fresh new look and food with a Shropshire origin to try.
Kerryvale owners June & Geoff Ferguson

Kerry Vale Vineyard set to reopen for 2018 season

This March Shropshire based Kerry Vale Vineyard is re-opening their cellar door shop and wine café to visitors.
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The Great British Food Festival returns to Weston Park this Spring Bank Holiday

The Great British Food Festival is returning to Weston Park to kick off the summer season, over the bank holiday weekend 26 to 28 May.

Ludlow Food Centre named as finalist in Farm Shop & Deli Awards 2018

Ludlow Food Centre has been named as a finalist in Farm Shop & Deli Awards 2018, with the winner due to be unveiled at the Farm Shop & Deli Show in April.

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