Around 50 firefighters were called to a fire involving around five hectares of woodland near Minsterley on Tuesday afternoon.

Air ambulance called after person suffers burns from barbeque

The Midlands Air Ambulance has attended an incident in which a person is reported to have suffered burns from a barbeque in Hopton Wafers.

NHS 111 takes over for those needing out-of-hours medical help

People across Telford & Wrekin and Shropshire who need urgent out-of-hours medical help or advice will need to call 111 from today.
Shrewsbury’s Woodfield Tennis Club will be taking part in the Great British Tennis Weekend this Sunday

Shropshire clubs serving up free tennis as part of the Great British Tennis Weekend

Five Shropshire clubs are preparing to serve up free tennis after signing up to take part in the second Great British Tennis Weekend of 2018.
Grace Garbett, 14, assistant captain for Great Britain Junior Women in the Inline Hockey World Championships in Italy

World Championship date in Italy for Telford schoolgirl

Shropshire schoolgirl Grace Garbett is jetting off to Italy this week to participate in the Inline Hockey World Championships.
Colin Derbyshire & Kevin Taylor of CV Rollers, with Caroline Cattle, MBIG Programme Manager

Countdown commences on commercial premises funding scheme

Businesses looking to revamp their buildings to facilitate growth are being urged to take advantage of a grant scheme supported by the Marches Local Enterprise Partnership.
Harry Reece, Director of Base Architecture, which is celebrating its 15th anniversary with a charity ball

Charity ball to mark architects milestone

A firm of Shropshire architects is stepping up to the plate to raise funds for charity to mark its 15th year in business.
Cindy Wilday, Go Carz director

Shropshire taxi firm Go Carz expands into Oswestry

A growing Shropshire taxi firm is expanding its reach yet further by opening an office in Oswestry.
Seb Slater from Shrewsbury BID, with a cardboard cut-out of Rodger Federer and Des Walker from Pomona

Game, set and match for Shrewsbury Wimbledon fans

Hot on the heels of its Royal Wedding screening success, Shrewsbury Business Improvement District is bringing a taste of Wimbledon to Shrewsbury.
A Marmalade hoverfly one of the common pollinators found at Old Oswestry and the Cambrian Railway orchard. Photo: Will Hawkes

Buzzy day planned at Oswestry green heritage sites

Wildlife experts will be revealing the fascinating world of bees and other pollinators at a family-friendly discovery day on the Wales/Shropshire border later this month.

Shrewsbury Flower Show – the ultimate summer day out!

Shrewsbury Flower Show will be celebrating its 131st show this year making it one of the world’s longest running independent flower shows.
The Mansion at Attingham. Photo: NT / Julianne Hatton

Have a big adventure at Attingham this summer

With the summer holidays fast approaching the team at Attingham Park have planned a summer full of adventures for all the family to enjoy.
More than 50 guitarists, bass players, singers and drummers aged 7 to 18 will perform at Bayston Hill Memorial Hall

Stage is set for Shrewsbury school of rock

Students from Shrewsbury’s real-life school of rock are getting ready to perform the biggest gig of their lives this week.
Pupils at Greenfields Primary School are looking forward to Saturday's summer fair

Sporting theme to Greenfields Primary School’s Summer Fair this Saturday

There’s a topical sporting theme for this weekend’s annual summer fair at Shrewsbury’s Greenfields Primary School.
The D-Day Darlings in action at Severn Valley Railway. Photo: Mandy Bonner

Step back to the 1940s at Severn Valley Railway

Severn Valley Railway prepares to host its hugely popular Step Back to the 1940s Weekends on June 30th-July 1st and July 7th-8th.

Sausages and Cider to spearhead sizzling new Shrewsbury festival

A brand new festival is set to bring a real sizzle to Shropshire - combining sausages, cider and awesome live music in one great event.
Cyrus will headline the demo stage at this year's Cosford Food Festival

Celebrity chef headlines at Cosford Food Festival

Organisers of the 6th annual Cosford Food Festival have lined-up popular TV Chef Cyrus Todiwala OBE to headline the demo stage on both days.
Ludlow Food Centre’s Dairy Manager, Dudley Martin

Ludlow Food Centre wins Bronze at the 2018 British Cheese Awards

Ludlow Food Centre is celebrating having won two bronze awards at the 2018 British Cheese Awards held in Somerset.
Mystery Dining By HGEM

Mystery Guests wanted in the Shropshire area

If you love eating out and saving money, then Mystery Dining by HGEM are looking for local people to visit establishments and report back on their experience.

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