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Dr Simon Grennan and Prof Deborah Wynne

University Centre Shrewsbury professor celebrates work of Charlotte Brontë

The work of Charlotte Brontë has been celebrated by a lecturer at University Centre Shrewsbury.
Eddie ‘The Eagle’ Edwards, guest of honour at last year’s Energize awards, pictured with the winners

Finalists revealed for the 11th annual Energize Awards

More than 30 unsung heroes and community organisations will be competing for prizes at the 11th annual Shropshire’s sport and physical activity ‘Oscars’.
Production still from forthcoming music video Loyal Coward

Interview: WEAK13’s Nick J Townsend speaks ahead of Telford date

WEAK13 band member and actor Nick J Townsend speaks to us ahead of the ‘Grunge Tour’ which stops in Telford.
Team GB Kristian and children from Beanstalk at the new Aldi store

Olympic gymnast Kristian Thomas officially opens new Aldi in Wellington

Team GB bronze medal-winning gymnast Kristian Thomas has officially opened Aldi’s new Wellington store, alongside volunteers from local children’s charity Beanstalk.
45690 “Leander” at Shrewsbury Severn Bridge Junction taken by John Parker is the photo for the month of March.

Shrewsbury Railway Heritage Trust launches 2018 calendar

Following the success of their last calendar Shrewsbury Railway Heritage Trust has created a new selection of stunning images of steam and diesel locomotives for 2018.

Things to do for Halloween 2017 in Shropshire

Our guide to Halloween events taking place across Shropshire during October 2017.

Win Tickets: Shrewsbury’s Fireworks and Bonfire Spectacular 2017

One of Shropshire’s biggest fireworks displays is back for 2017, with organisers hoping to raise thousands of pounds for charity.
Christopher Maloney and Kristina Rihanoff will bring their new show to Theatre Severn

Former Strictly and X Factor stars bring new show to Theatre Severn

Former Strictly and X Factor stars Kristina Rihanoff and Christopher Maloney are set to bring their new show to Theatre Severn.
Photographed at William Brookes School are Drew Wright, Mr Geoff Renwick, Elle Humphries and Louix Tziortzis-Foskett

Team GB call-up for William Brookes School sports stars

Three outstanding young sportsmen and women from William Brookes School in Much Wenlock have been representing Team GB this summer.
Greg Davies performs at Theatre Severn during SICFest 2017. Photo: Michael Longlane Photography

Dates set for 2018 Shrewsbury International Comedy Festival

Organisers of the highly successful Shrewsbury International Comedy Festival have announced the dates for next year’s event.
Alex Krol and, right, Shropshire’s Kevin Drake celebrate their Invictus Games success in Toronto. Photo: Getty Images

Gold medal joy for Shropshire’s Kevin Drake at Invictus Games in Canada

Shropshire’s Kevin Drake has won gold at the Invictus Games in Canada after teaming up with Alex Krol to claim victory for the UK team in the wheelchair tennis event.

Maplin and GAME partner to unveil revamped store in Shrewsbury

Leading specialist retailers Maplin and GAME have joined forces to create a technology and gaming hub in Shrewsbury.

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Andrew Reeves is pictured with the chocolate hazelnuts and chocolate almonds

Confectionery fit for the Queen and made in Shropshire

The royal family has tasted food from around the world, but one of their favourite treats is made right here in Shropshire.
William Dodd, of WD Butchers and Joe Allwood, of Smokin Salop

World BBQ competition ace and butcher team up to serve championship burgers

A world barbecue competition ace is teaming up with his butcher to serve up championship-winning burgers.
Jonathan Holden of Holden's Brewery and Andy Ward of FBC Manby Bowdler at the Golden Lion in Bridgnorth

Family-owned brewery enters Bridgnorth pub market

A family owned brewery business has expanded its portfolio of owned pubs with the acquisition of The Golden Lion in Bridgnorth.
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Oktoberfest – The biggest Shropshire beer festival comes to Shrewsbury

Shropshire Oktoberfest is coming and this October will see The Quarry in Shrewsbury become the biggest open air pub in Shropshire, with 150 real ales to try.

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