Emergency services are at the scene of a collision involving a cattle trailer on the A529, just south of Market Drayton.

Proposed deal could mean parking enforcement switch for Telford and Wrekin

A deal has been mutually agreed which could enable responsibility for parking enforcement to switch to Telford & Wrekin Council.
A snapshot of real-time Seismograms showing the earthquake at 2.30pm. Image: British Geological Survey

Earthquake felt across Shropshire

A minor earthquake has been felt across Shropshire on Saturday afternoon after it occurred in South Wales.
Kelda Wood, who will be seeking to write her name into the record books by completing the Talisker Whisky Atlantic Challenge later this year

Kelda to unveil her transatlantic ‘Row to Raise’ boat

Shropshire adventurer Kelda Wood is bidding to become the first adaptive athlete to row single-handed across the Atlantic.
Chris Pook of Estate Agents Cooper Green Pooks, who won the Men's Regional A Support at the Shrewsbury Grand Prix in 2017. Photo: Steven Oliver Photography

Three-day cycling race to replace Shrewsbury Grand Prix

A new three day cycling race through the Shropshire countryside is et to attract riders from across the UK.
From left to right, Paul Kirkbright, UCS Deputy Provost, Adrian Platt, Chair of the Industry Advisory Panel, Prof Anna Sutton, UCS Provost, Dr David Gregory-Kumar, BBC West Midlands Science, Environment & Rural Affairs Correspondent and Prof Roy Alexander, University of Chester at the CREST launch

Launch of £1.9 million University Centre Shrewsbury initiative celebrated at event

The launch of a new £1.9 million initiative at University Centre Shrewsbury which will support Shropshire businesses was celebrated this week.
Enjoying the Valentine’s Day bakes are Dani Shimmons, Monika Fogarasi and Sarah Crane

Two charities to benefit from accountancy firm’s Valentine’s bake sale

Staff from Dyke Yaxley Chartered Accountants have found the recipe for success when it comes to raising money for local charities.
The Network Telecom team celebrate the achievement

Network Telecom achieves Microsoft Gold Partner Status

Network Telecom, the Telford-based business telecoms and IT services provider, has achieved Microsoft Gold Partner Status for Small and Midmarket Cloud Solutions.
Kaz Peate (Maplin Manager) Mica Rose, Amy Walker, Rob Walker (GAME Concession Manager) and Johnny Breakell

Video gamers to battle sleep in 24-hour charity challenge

Committed video gamers Rob and Amy Walker from Shrewsbury are gearing up to burn the midnight gaming oil on Saturday 24th February to raise money for people with disabilities.
Henry Maybury - Image Copyright - Cannonbawl Art

Shrewsbury Charity Music Concert hopes to bring people together

Progressive Shropshire-based end of life charity Omega care for life is launching its 10th Anniversary celebrations with a lively family music concert.
Son of a Preacher Man

Dusty Springfield musical comes to Shrewsbury’s Theatre Severn

Michelle Gayle and Alice Barlow will star in the heart-warming new musical Son of a Preacher Man coming to Shrewsbury’s Theatre Severn in March.
Pasha Kovalev with long time dance partner Anya Garnis

Local dance school to perform with Strictly star Pasha Kovalev

Pasha Kovalev winner of Strictly Come Dancing 2014, will return to Shrewsbury’s Theatre Severn this May with a brand new show.

Shropshire Kids Festival comes to Telford International Centre this half term

A whole lot of fun is arriving in Telford this February half term with the Shropshire Kids Festival at the Telford International Centre.
Bing Live Telford

CBeebies favourite Bing is coming to Telford

Fans of the hit BBC CBeebies TV show Bing are in for a real treat as Bing the bunny and his friends head to Telford in the first ever Bing stage show this Summer.
The Classic Dirt Bike Show returns to Telford

The Classic Dirt Bike Show returns to Telford

Europe's largest classic off-road show, The Classic Dirt Bike Show is returning to the International Centre in Telford later this month.
Daniel Derrington at The Town House

Restaurateur brings French expertise to Market Drayton

A new restaurant has opened in Cheshire Street, Market Drayton creating 10 jobs in the town.
Joy Vance and her mother Noreen Maddox are hanging up their aprons of the legendary Market Buffet for the last time

Era comes to an end as Market Buffet café bows out to retirement after 50 years

After half a century the family behind one of Shrewsbury’s most popular ever cafes are bowing out to retirement.
Gary Carter of Shropshire Wine School

Gary toasts success of Shropshire’s first Wine School

A local wine enthusiast who launched the county’s first independent wine education company is set to host its first event.
The Platform Ale House, which is located at Albrighton Railway Station

Cheers! Platform Ale on track with new café at Albrighton station

The Platform Ale House, which is located at Albrighton Railway Station has announced it is opening a café on site.
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.
Phil and Susie Godsal, who co-own and run Iscoyd Park

Award-winning Iscoyd Park to host open weekend

The owners of award-winning wedding and private hire venue Iscoyd Park are hosting an open weekend at the end of the month.
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.

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