Horsebox overturns on A5 in Shrewsbury

A vehicle and horsebox overturned on the A5 in Shrewsbury on Sunday afternoon.
Firefighters at the scene of the overturned horsebox on the A5 in Shrewsbury. Photo: @SFRS_PDavies

Horsebox overturns on A5 in Shrewsbury

A vehicle and horsebox overturned on the A5 in Shrewsbury on Sunday afternoon.
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Police in Telford investigate after injured man found lying in the road

A man has been found with injuries to his arm and stomach in the early hours of Saturday morning on Whitchurch Road, Wellington.
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Gates open on 2019 Shropshire County Show

The gates have opened on the 2019 Shropshire County Show with something for the whole family to enjoy.

Wellington street reopens following gas leak

Emergency services were called to Church Street in Wellington this afternoon following a report of a gas leak. The area was evacuated, with a cordon in place for the safety of the public and...

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Police in Telford investigate after injured man found lying in the road

A man has been found with injuries to his arm and stomach in the early hours of Saturday morning on Whitchurch Road, Wellington.
Shropshire County Show 2019 Rev

Gates open on 2019 Shropshire County Show

The gates have opened on the 2019 Shropshire County Show with something for the whole family to enjoy.

Wellington street reopens following gas leak

Emergency services were called to Church Street in Wellington this afternoon following a report of a gas leak. The area was evacuated, with a cordon in place for the safety of the public and...

Two pedestrians injured following collision in Market Drayton

Two pedestrians were injured in Market Drayton yesterday after two cars collided with one of the vehicles then mounting a pavement.
Pictured with the awards are Councillor Angela McClements council ward member for Arleston, Councillor David Wright, cabinet member for housing, transport and infrastructure, Councillor Hilda Rhodes, cabinet member for parks, green spaces and the natural environment. Photo: Telford & Wrekin Council

Three awards for Telford Footbridge Project

The Telford Footbridge Project has won three awards at the West Midlands’ Institution of Civil Engineers Awards.

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Families affected by a birth injury suffer for life says a leading lawyer

Physical and psychological effects are lifelong and impact every area of a family’s life according to a birth injuries specialist.
The event will be held at Southwater’s QEII Arena in Telford Town Park on the 7th and 8th June

Shropshire Pub in the Park announces comedy and music line-up

Shropshire Festivals are launching a brand-new event this summer that will turn the best bits about going to the pub into a beer festival for Shropshire.
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Follies Festival returns to Hawkstone Park

Hawkstone Park is bringing back Follies Festival, for a wonderful weekend of family entertainment, Friday 5th - Sunday 7th July 2019.
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Competition: Win Family Tickets to the Shropshire County Show 2019

The 2019 Shropshire County Show is set for spectacular year, with something for the whole family to enjoy.
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Andy McKinney returns to Telford Tigers for the new season ahead. Photo: Steve Brodie, © Telford Tigers 2019

Andy McKinney returns to Telford Tigers for 2019/20 season

Telford Tigers are welcoming the return of 28-year-old forward Andy McKinney to the roster for the 2019/20 season.
The end of the Phil Ward Memorial Road Race with team mates Chris Childs, Stuart Glover and Chris Pook. Photo: Mike Adams Photography

Shropshire cycling team aiming high in the West Midlands

A Shropshire based cycling team is well on its way to achieving its goal of becoming the top amateur racing team in the West Midlands.

Former Shrewsbury Town loanee returns to Rotherham United

Former Shrewsbury Town striker Carlton Morris will spend all of next season at recently relegated Rotherham United.
Bridgnorth hosts Shropshire’s Twenty20 match against the RAF cricketers

Shropshire to host RAF cricketers in Twenty20 challenge match at Bridgnorth

Shropshire County Cricket Club host the RAF representative side in a special Twenty20 challenge match at Bridgnorth Cricket Club at 5.30pm today.
Priory School with their key stage three orienteering trophy, and action from the event in the Carding Mill Valley

Shrewsbury triumphs in school orienteering competition

Shrewsbury’s Priory School navigated its way to victory in the latest event of this year’s Shropshire secondary School Games.
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Guests will get a first-look at the new exhibition, Comics: Explore and Create Comic Art with Seven Stories, including illustrations drawn by renowned artist Ian Churchill

Drawing inspiration from Shropshire networking event

Business owners and employees at a special event in Shropshire will be drawing inspiration from a leading comic artist when they get a sneak preview of a major new exhibition to be held next month.
From left, Dave Cooke, Vicky Pullen, Richard Heath, Paul Bennett and Dave Williams

Double challenge is a real test for Shropshire company director

A Shropshire company director set himself some tough challenges in the past few weeks all in aid of charity.
The Seven Stars pub in Beckbury, near Shifnal

Shropshire pub sold to independent operator

Licensed property specialist, James A Baker, has successfully managed the sale of The Seven Stars pub in Beckbury, near Shifnal.
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Business Brainboxes raise £1,000 for hospice at Shrewsbury quiz

Two teams from Hatchers Solicitors helped raise over £1000 for Severn Hospice when they took part in the annual quiz organised by insolvency specialists BCR.
Robin Morris and Alan Hughes outside Shrewsbury Museum and Art Gallery

Exhibition sparks memories for long serving employee

Loyal employee Alan Hughes had more than memories stirred at a preview of the Morris & Company 150th anniversary exhibition at Shrewsbury Museum and Art Gallery.
Nick Sanders will be joined by his RAF Museum colleagues Alan Coppin and Robin Southwell. Photo: ©Trustees of the Royal Air Force Museum

Trustees kick start RAF Museum Cosford playground fundraiser

A Trustee from the RAF Museum is set to lead a march of over 100 miles to raise money for a bespoke outdoor children’s playground at the Museum site in Cosford.
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Families affected by a birth injury suffer for life says a leading lawyer

Physical and psychological effects are lifelong and impact every area of a family’s life according to a birth injuries specialist.
Lynsey Kilvert of Hope House, and Andy Perkins of Severn Hospice, receive the proceeds of the latest Ruyton X1 Towns charity tractor pull at Morris Lubricants. They are pictured with Andrew Goddard, Gary Penton, Gareth Jones, and six-year-old George Goddard

Annual tractor event raises thousands for charity

An annual Shropshire tractor pulling event has raised more than £12,000 for charity.
Jonathan Soden and Gary Drew with the new paintings

Darwin reimagined in new artwork set to go on show in Shrewsbury

New innovative artwork featuring Charles Darwin as never seen before is set to go on show in Shrewsbury.
Team members from M&S Shrewsbury present a cheque to a Midlands Air Ambulance crew at their base in Cosford

M&S Shrewsbury raises over £9,000 for Midlands Air Ambulance

Colleagues at M&S Shrewsbury have raised over £9,000 for Midlands Air Ambulance Charity based at Cosford.
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Tony Clarkson from The Hive’s Creative Advisory Board preparing for the Street Festival with Daniel Lloyd, Digital Marketing Manager, and Sal Hampson, Project Manager

The Hive to showcase activities at family fun day

A family fun day is being run by The Hive in Belmont, Shrewsbury on Saturday 25 May to showcase the vast range of exciting activities that the arts organisation offers.
An image of the comic artwork of Charlie Adlard that will feature in the Drawn of the Dead exhibition at Shrewsbury Museum & Art Gallery

Drawn of the Dead coming to Shrewsbury Museum & Art Gallery

Shrewsbury Museum & Art Gallery are preparing to open a new exhibition ‘Drawn of the Dead’ celebrating the work of internationally famous comic artist and former Comics Laureate, Charlie Adlard.

Get Your Wigle On to hold open auditions for SHREK the musical

Open auditions will be held next month to join award winning Shropshire Musical Theatre company, Get Your Wigle On as they stage Shrek the musical.
Lucy Platt, Parmjit Chima, Sally Western and Jonathan Gill

New Innovation Zone at Newport Show to showcase how agriculture is moving forward

It’s not what you normally expect at an agricultural show, but artificial intelligence and robotics will be an exciting new feature at this year’s Newport Show.
Shropshire Young Farmers’ will celebrate the much-cherished world of children’s TV and books

Shropshire County Show visitors to be transported to the world of children’s TV and books

Visitors to this year’s Shropshire County Show will be wowed by a special Shropshire Young Farmers’ 75th anniversary float parade and marquee celebrating the much-cherished world of children’s TV and books.
The Severn Valley Railway at Bridgnorth

SVR’s Railwayman’s Arms to host Bank Holiday beer festival

Visitors to the Severn Valley Railway this bank holiday can raise a glass while watching the trains steam in.
The ‘Shrewsbury Cup’ is is part of a campaign to eliminate single-use cups

More retailers join ground-breaking Shrewsbury Cup scheme

More retailers are joining Shrewsbury’s ground-breaking deposit coffee cup scheme.
Mary Thomas, Vicar at St Mary’s Magdalene with Frank Aston

Spirits set to be raised as Albrighton’s heavenly Beer Festival returns

A heavenly Beer Festival is set to return to a Shropshire village this weekend and is asking local parishioners to enjoy a tipple to get them over their fundraising target.

All aboard! SVR launches its first Cocktail Express service

Visitors to the Severn Valley Railway this May bank holiday weekend can enjoy a truly indulgent experience on board the SVR’s very first Cocktail Express service.
The Castle Hotel in Bishop's Castle

Bishop’s Castle Hotel to celebrate 300th birthday

The Castle Hotel in Bishop’s Castle is to celebrate its 300th birthday in June with a garden party.