Firefighters from across Shropshire have attended more than 100 false alarms since the beginning of the year, it was revealed today.
The sun shines through trees at Mortimer Forest near Ludlow

Campaign launched to save publicly owned land at Mortimer Forest from holiday park development

A campaign group has launched to save the publicly owned area of Mortimer Forest from a major holiday park development.
John Green CEO of Stay with Terrianne Speak of CHEC and Stuart Rea, Partner at FBC Manby Bowdler

Community resource centre looks forward to future as part of leading local homeless charity

Stay, a Telford-based charity focused on providing support and housing for young homeless people, has confirmed its acquisition of The Community Health and Enterprise Centre in Madeley.
Bridgnorth Tae Kwon-Do instructor Anna Bradford with students

Bridgnorth Tae Kwon-Do instructor praised as students pass colour belt grading

Bridgnorth Tae Kwon-Do instructor Anna Bradford has praised four of her students after they passed a colour belt grading.
The teams head out at Shrewsbury. Photo: MOD / Sergeant Paul Oldfield

Shropshire hosts Armed Forces premier football competition

Two Shropshire football grounds hosted the Armed Forces premier football competition, the Inter Services Championships on Wednesday 14th March.
Mark Bebb, Salop Leisure’s managing director, receives the award from Dani Wozencroft, representing sponsor Ed Bagnall Photography

Love2Stay triumphs at the Businesses for Children Awards

A new £6 million Shropshire caravanning and glamping resort, which opened last year, has added another award to its growing collection.
Pipekit is an independent pipe distributor, based in Annscroft near Shrewsbury.

Shrewsbury distributor launches new integrated website

Pipekit, an independent pipe distributor, based in Annscroft, Shrewsbury has invested heavily in a new, fully integrated IT system and website.

Morris Site Machinery is shortlisted for excellence

Morris Site Machinery is celebrating after being shortlisted in two categories for the Hire Awards of Excellence 2018.
The Much Wenlock male voice choir will return to the festival for 2018

Much Wenlock Festival returns bigger and better for 2018

Returning for 2018, the much anticipated Much Wenlock Festival is set to take the town by storm with another action-packed two-week programme.
Zoë Beyers

Zoë Beyers to perform with Shrewsbury Symphony Orchestra

One of the UK’s most versatile violinists has agreed to perform the Sibelius violin concerto with Shrewsbury Symphony Orchestra later this month.

Someone Like You to recreate the magic of Adele at Theatre Severn

Katie Markham is set to recreate the magic that the legendary Adele started a decade ago at Shrewsbury's Theatre Severn in April.
RAF Museum Cosford is also the only place in the world where you can see all three of Britain's V-Bombers including the Vulcan. Photo: ©Trustees of the Royal Air Force Museum

New RAF Museum Cosford lecture series launches with the unsung Cold War strategist

RAF Museum Cosford is hosting its next free lunchtime lecture in the Museum’s National Cold War Exhibition lecture theatre on Friday 16 March.
A photo from around 1950 when the College was based at Attingham, Lady Berwick still lived at Attingham, and the National Trust was opening up a limited amount of rooms on a handful of days. Photo: National Trust.

Uncover the stories of the ‘Women of the College’ at Attingham Park

The National Trust is marking 100 years since the first group of women gained the right to vote in Britain.
The Curtain Call Theatre Company cast

Review: Musical Theatre Showcase – Curtain Call Theatre Company

Rhian Lloyd-Ellis reviews the Curtain Call Theatre Company Musical Theatre Showcase which took place on Tuesday 20th February at Shrewsbury College.

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.
The Great British Food Festival Background

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.
Author Lorna McCann receives Best Children’s Product Award 2018 from BCA sponsor Trish Parsons, owner of Bellini’s Box

Shropshire author scoops top business award for books

A Shropshire author has scooped a top county business award for her children’s books.
Author Sarah Griffiths meets Poncho, being held by Emma Small at Beck's Pets and Exotics in Shrewsbury

Shropshire author meets former Hollywood star Poncho ahead of book release

A Shropshire author, who has penned a new children’s book about a parrot, has met with the world’s longest surviving green-winged macaw.
Laura Stephenson and Tim Collins were married in the rustic woodland ceremony site at The Wroxeter. Photo: Lisa Webb Photography

Shropshire venue shortlisted for West Midlands Wedding of the Year

A wedding held at a venue in the heart of Shropshire has been shortlisted for the West Midlands Wedding of the Year.


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