Shrewsbury Acadamy one of three set to join Marches Academy Trust

Shrewsbury Academy, Grange Primary School and Longlands Community Primary School are set to join the Marches Academy Trust.

Shrewsbury Acadamy one of three set to join Marches Academy Trust

Shrewsbury Academy, Grange Primary School and Longlands Community Primary School are set to join the Marches Academy Trust.
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Telford landlord fined over false tenancies to dodge Council Tax

One of the directors of a Telford lettings agency has been fined for creating false tenancies to avoid paying council tax on empty properties.
Recent rainfall has meant Severn Park in Bridgnorth is not suitable for hosting this Sunday's event. Photo: Bridgnorth Town Carnival

Bridgnorth Town Carnival postponed following recent rainfall

Bridgnorth Town Council has postponed Bridgnorth Carnival which was set to take place this Sunday 23 June.
The landmark three-storey building dates back to 1813. Photo: TSR

Shrewsbury’s historic former Lancasterian School for sale

Shrewsbury’s historic former Lancasterian School is up for sale - with outline planning permission granted to develop 19 luxury apartments.

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Telford landlord fined over false tenancies to dodge Council Tax

One of the directors of a Telford lettings agency has been fined for creating false tenancies to avoid paying council tax on empty properties.
Recent rainfall has meant Severn Park in Bridgnorth is not suitable for hosting this Sunday's event. Photo: Bridgnorth Town Carnival

Bridgnorth Town Carnival postponed following recent rainfall

Bridgnorth Town Council has postponed Bridgnorth Carnival which was set to take place this Sunday 23 June.
The landmark three-storey building dates back to 1813. Photo: TSR

Shrewsbury’s historic former Lancasterian School for sale

Shrewsbury’s historic former Lancasterian School is up for sale - with outline planning permission granted to develop 19 luxury apartments.
Volunteer ambassadors will be on hand in pairs on Saturdays and/or Sundays from about 10am to 2pm at various locations around Shrewsbury town centre

Shrewsbury Ambassadors take to the streets to help visitors

A new team of ambassadors have taken to the streets of Shrewsbury helping visitors to get the best of what the town has to offer.
The Centenary Poppy Sculpture in St Chad’s Church

Final service as part of Shropshire’s Great War Commemoration to take place

A final service as part of a series to commemorate the lives lost in the First World War is to take place in Shrewsbury next week.

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Farm to Fork Dining at its Best: The Clive Arms

The Clive Arms, just outside of Ludlow and part of the Earl of Plymouth's Oakly Estate has reopened following an extensive refurbishment, with a range of great new menus focusing on fresh and seasonal produce.
Visitors to Shrewsbury Food Festival will be able to watch demonstrations from food bloggers, top Michelin starred chefs and industry experts

Shrewsbury Food Festival returns for its seventh year

Shrewsbury Food Festival returns on the 29th and 30th June with 200 exhibitors, a bigger, better BBQ area, demonstrations, chef school, live music and lots of fun activities for kids.
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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.
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Interview: Former Shrewsbury Town Defender Shane Cansdell-Sherriff

In an exclusive interview, former Shrewsbury Town defender Shane Cansdell-Sherriff looks back fondly at his time with the club.

Karol Jets is first signing for Telford Tigers 2 ahead of new season

Following the recent appointment of Dave Fielder as Telford Tigers 2 coach, the club has announced its first signing of the fast-approaching season.
SLCGA President Olive Brown, Winners - Rose Morgan & Hazel Hemsley and Ladies Captain Joy Foster. Photo: Mike Purnell

SLCGA Ladies 4BBB Pairs Open at Bridgnorth

Bridgnorth Golf Club were pleased to host the Shropshire Ladies County Golf Associations (SLCGA) Ladies 4BBB Pairs Open competition recently.
Rob Smith takes to a rather wet track at Croft. Photo: DSdigital/Dickon Siddall

Telford’s Smith battles hard on challenging rain-hit weekend

Excelr8 Motorsport driver Rob Smith added three more Independents Trophy points finishes to his tally at Croft Circuit in North Yorkshire on Sunday.
Alexei Kervezee top scored for Shropshire in the day’s second Twenty20 second against Buckinghamshire at Gerrards Cross

Shropshire’s Twenty20 campaign ends with two defeats at group winners Buckinghamshire

The Unicorns Twenty20 finals day qualification hopes of Shropshire’s cricketers ended as they were beaten in both of their final group matches at table-toppers Buckinghamshire.
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Sehr gut! M3 roars forward with German wildlife attraction win

A Shropshire full service advertising agency has cast aside Brexit uncertainty to secure a major project for one of Germany’s leading wildlife attractions.
Sandy Olivir, activities coordinator at Coverage Care’s Lightmoor View home, is pictured with event promoter Nick Jeggo at Blists Hill Victorian Town

Shropshire care home provider backs major bike event

A Shropshire care home provider is supporting veteran cyclists after sponsoring one of the UK’s most unique cycle events.
Thousands of people will attend this year's Shrewsbury Food Festival

Law firm helps to cook up a storm at food festival

A Shropshire law firm will be helping to cook up a storm when Shrewsbury Food Festival returns later this month.
Ashley Gamble took home the top accolade in the national Salon Business Awards

Shifnal salon wins national hair award

Local hair salon Ashley Gamble in Shifnal took home the top accolade in the national Salon Business Awards, beating thousands of hair salons from across the UK.
Darren Lloyd (centre) with Salop Leisure colleagues Ed Glover (left) and Chris Skitt who are taking on a 24-hour duathlon to raise money for him and his family to achieve bucket list wishes

Workmates aiming to make Darren’s bucket list wishes come true

Workmates at a Shropshire leisure company are banding together to raise money for a popular colleague who is bravely fighting terminal cancer.
FSC Chairman Professor Desmond Thompson is awarded The CIEEM Medal for his outstanding and life-long contribution to nature conservation and upland ecology

FSC chairman awarded top environmental accolade

The chairman of one of the UK’s leading environmental education charities is to be added to an A-list of highly influential ecologists.
Author Dave Courteen with a copy of More To Gain Than Just The Game at The Shrewsbury Club

Tennis stories the inspiration for stylish new book

A new book which combines inspirational first-hand tennis accounts with stunning photography is published this week.
Simon Macdonald, left, and Tom Meehan are the organisers of Shropshire FitFest 2019 at Shrewsbury’s London Road Sports Centre

Shropshire’s first dedicated fitness festival taking place in Shrewsbury next month

Shropshire’s first ever dedicated fitness spectacular, offering an all-day extravaganza of more than 60 classes, workshops and demonstrations, will launch next month.
The festival will also introduce participants to Boccia a precision ball sport, similar to bocce, and related to bowls and pétanque

Free festival to inspire fitness and friendship

Over 50s are being invited to try out a range of activities run by groups and clubs across Telford & Wrekin to help get them active and make new friends.
From left, Vicky Ware who specialises in ceramics; Nicola Haigh, who produces textiles and Jill Bagnall, who works with glass

Shropshire’s designer-makers return to Shrewsbury

Designer-makers from the Shropshire Guild of Contemporary Craft are bringing their ‘Showing Off’ craft event back to Shrewsbury next month.
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Telford’s Got Talent final this weekend

The Telford’s Got Talent finals take place this weekend with thirteen acts battling it out this weekend to be crowned Telford’s Got Talent Winner 2019.
One of the Shire Horses at the event will be the Duchess

Shire horses from bygone era will be on display at Shropshire Vintage Show

The final preparations are taking place ahead of the 32nd annual Shropshire Vintage Show next month and some of ‘vintage vehicles’ on display will include 10 ‘heavy’ horses.
Children from Lawley Primary School in Telford get into the 'circus spirit' before the professionals arrive to perform on Sunday

Circus comes to Telford school for Father’s Day celebration

A professional circus is coming to town on Father’s Day to raise funds for a Telford school.
Shrewsbury Carnival’s Royalty Tom – Junior Carnival Crier, Ava – Carnival Queen, Maddi – Carnival Princess with attendants Isla, Elizabeth, Emily and Maisie get ready for Saturday’s event. Photo: Steven Oliver Photography

Shrewsbury set for carnival fun this Saturday

The annual Shrewsbury Carnival and Show takes place this Saturday 15 June, with thousands of people set to enjoy a day of entertainment.
Barbara Nice

Britain’s Got Talent semi-finalist to open Shrewsbury International Comedy Festival

Britain's Got Talent semi-finalist Mrs Barbara Nice will be the headline act at Shrewsbury International Comedy Festival's opening night.
Visitors to Shrewsbury Food Festival will be able to watch demonstrations from food bloggers, top Michelin starred chefs and industry experts

Shrewsbury Food Festival returns for its seventh year

Shrewsbury Food Festival returns on the 29th and 30th June with 200 exhibitors, a bigger, better BBQ area, demonstrations, chef school, live music and lots of fun activities for kids.
Jason Bradley, the owner of Bradley’s Butchers & Delicatessen, with, left, Helen Bourne, property manager for TSR, and Amie Barter, agency surveyor for TSR, who handled the letting of the premises

New butchers and delicatessen opens in Shrewsbury

A new butchers and delicatessen has opened its doors in Shrewsbury. next to the town’s busy Column roundabout.
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.