One cut free following collision on A5 between Wellington and Shrewsbury

One person was cut free from a car following a collision on the A5 between Junction 7 of the M54 at Wellington and Shrewsbury this afternoon.

One cut free following collision on A5 between Wellington and Shrewsbury

One person was cut free from a car following a collision on the A5 between Junction 7 of the M54 at Wellington and Shrewsbury this afternoon.
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A cardboard cutout of Swedish climate activist Greta Thunberg proves popular

Environmental protestors take to the streets of Shrewsbury as part of a global “Earth Strike”

Environmental protestors took over the centre of Shrewsbury this morning as part of a global “Earth Strike” to highlight the growing Climate Emergency.

Three jailed after man attacked with baseball bat in Wellington

Three men have been jailed after a man was attacked with a baseball bat in Wellington last December.
Children and staff at ABC Lightmoor celebrate their Ofsted Outstanding rating in the sunshine

Telford day nursery rated ‘Outstanding’ by Ofsted inspectors

Staff at ABC Day Nursery in Telford are celebrating after Ofsted inspectors rated their Lightmoor site 'Outstanding'.

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A cardboard cutout of Swedish climate activist Greta Thunberg proves popular

Environmental protestors take to the streets of Shrewsbury as part of a global “Earth Strike”

Environmental protestors took over the centre of Shrewsbury this morning as part of a global “Earth Strike” to highlight the growing Climate Emergency.

Three jailed after man attacked with baseball bat in Wellington

Three men have been jailed after a man was attacked with a baseball bat in Wellington last December.
Children and staff at ABC Lightmoor celebrate their Ofsted Outstanding rating in the sunshine

Telford day nursery rated ‘Outstanding’ by Ofsted inspectors

Staff at ABC Day Nursery in Telford are celebrating after Ofsted inspectors rated their Lightmoor site 'Outstanding'.

Councillors approve £14m funding and land transfer for new homes

Shropshire Councillors have today agreed £14 million funding and the transfer of land to enable its new wholly-owned local housing company to start building homes.
Councillor David Wright, Telford & Wrekin Council's cabinet member for Housing, at a stalled site with Gavin Ashford, the council's Strategic Planning Team Leader. Photo: Telford & Wrekin Council

Telford & Wrekin Council secures £3.7m grant to help build new homes on brownfield sites

Telford & Wrekin Council has secured a £3.7m grant from the West Midlands Combined Authority to kick start the building of new homes on stalled brownfield sites across the borough.

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Shropshire Oktoberfest returns to Shrewsbury

The huge beer tent for Shropshire Oktoberfest is due to return to Shrewsbury’s Quarry Park on the 4 and 5 October 2019.
aico building

Aico Open Day to welcome local community and employees

Aico, the Market Leader in domestic Smoke and Carbon Monoxide Alarms, will be relocating in October 2019 to a brand-new purpose-built three storey building in Oswestry.
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Zara Gregory, Sally Compson-Lea, Marcin Makarewicz, Tom Hardwidge, Daisy Watkins. Middle J Baker, Albert Makarewicz, Jessica Compson-Lea, Harry Lea. Front Evie Dennis and Anna Bradford. Not pictured but also successful - Ellie Yeomans and Lewis Crook

Gold medals, world champs, new belts at Bridgnorth Tae Kwon-Do

Hard-working martial artists at Bridgnorth Tae Kwon-Do have been training hard at their base at Oldbury Wells School and are reaping the rewards.

Match Report: Shrewsbury Town 4 – 3 Southend United

Shrewsbury Town doubled their goal count for the season last night as they edged a 4-3 thriller against beleaguered Southend United.
Jack Draper in action. Picture courtesy of Getty Images for the LTA

Rising British stars set to compete in top Shrewsbury tennis tournament next week

An exciting line up of rising British tennis stars is set to compete in next week’s Budgen Motors ITF World Tour M25 Shrewsbury tournament.

Interview: Former Shrewsbury Town midfielder Stewart Drummond

In an exclusive interview former Shrewsbury Town midfielder Stewart Drummond discusses his time at the club, the 2007 play-off final, and his longevity.
Hugh Jaques is one of four players chosen to represent Great Britain’s over-40s team in the International Tennis Federation’s Young Seniors World Championships in Miami

Shropshire tennis ace Hugh looking forward to representing Great Britain in Miami next month

Shropshire tennis ace Hugh Jaques insists being selected to represent Great Britain in a prestigious international tournament next month is a huge honour.
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Robin Morris from Morris Property and Richard Cambray from Picardy Land and Development

Family businesses work together for village homes scheme

Two well-established family businesses, Morris Property and Hortons Estate, have come together to deliver a village homes scheme in Pontesbury.
Jacinta Walmsley, Partner and Residential Conveyancing Team Manager at Hatchers Solicitors

Hatchers Solicitors secures Law Society’s conveyancing quality mark

Hatchers Solicitors has once again secured membership to the Law Society's Conveyancing Quality Scheme.
Councillor Lee Carter cuts the ribbon at Dream Doors Telford. He is stood next to showroom owner Chris Nowell. Photo: Telford & Wrekin Council

Kitchen makeover firm opens in Wellington thanks to grant scheme

A kitchen makeover firm is set to help revitalise the centuries-old market town of Wellington.
Salop Leisure’s marketing manager Ed Glover (left) with Shrewsbury Town in the Community’s head of community Jamie Edwards, partnerships and events manager Ceri Nicholls and staff

Salop Leisure renews support for Shrewsbury Town in the Community

Salop Leisure, which was the first business to sign up as a ‘friend’ to support Shrewsbury Town in the Community three years ago, has just renewed its partnership pledge.
Rowena Grundy

New Marketing Executive at Hunter Bevan

Oswestry-based marketing and design company Hunter Bevan Ltd has appointed Rowena Grundy as Marketing Executive.

Project aimed at helping Shropshire Children in Care Launched by Shrewsbury Town in the Community

Shrewsbury Town in the Community has teamed up with Children in Need for a new project for Shropshire children in care.
One of the many photos on display at the exhibition. Photo: Dave Bagnall

Ironbridge towers seen through the lens at photography exhibition

As time ticks away before the iconic Ironbridge cooling towers are demolished, an exhibition showing pictures of the landmark through the years will be on display during the Festival of Imagination.
Locomotive Standard 4 No. 75069, which was damaged back in July and has now been repaired. Photo: CG Wright

Locomotive repaired and back in action for Steam Gala

A newly-restored steam locomotive which was damaged when a tree fell across the line at the Severn Valley Railway is back in action in time for next week’s Autumn Steam Gala.
Llarni with her dad Chic Bates

Llarni scaling new heights for Shrewsbury legend dad

A Shrewsbury woman is scaling in heights as a tribute to her dad who is a football club ‘legend’ in the town.
Debbie Snooke (End of Life Care Specialist Nurse) alongside Jules Lewis (End of Life Care Facilitator)

Shropshire nurse to take part in fundraising skydive for patients

A Nurse representing the Trust that runs Shropshire’s two acute hospitals is to take part in a tandem skydive to raise money for the care of patients at the end of their lives.
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The cast of Aladdin at Shrewsbury's Theatre Severn. Photo: Chris Pritchard

Theatre Severn pantomime Aladdin to take audiences on a magic carpet ride of fun

The cast of Aladdin at Theatre Severn has been unveiled as the venue prepares to repeat the success of last year's pantomime Mother Goose.
Councillor Rae Evans with the Jack and the Beanstalk cast. Photo: Telford & Wrekin Council

Telford’s Jack and the Beanstalk panto to offer something for the whole family

Jack and the Beanstalk at The Place will offer something for the whole family this Christmas as Telford's 20th pantomime is celebrated.
Celebrating its 70th birthday this year, City of Wells is known for its dramatic chimney eruptions when working hard, earning it the nickname ‘Volcano’

Volcanic action and non-stop steam at flagship Severn Valley Railway gala

A feast for steam enthusiasts of all ages is on the cards as the Severn Valley Railway prepares for its 2019 Autumn Steam Gala.
The truck can be seen on display alongside aircraft and other vehicles at RAF Museum Cosford. Photo: ©Trustees of the Royal Air Force Museum

‘Father of the RAF’ Lord Trenchard’s truck goes on display at RAF Museum Cosford

A Bedford MWC 15cwt Truck that was specially prepared to act as the bier for the ‘Father of the Royal Air Force’, Lord Trenchard’s funeral in 1956 is now on display at RAF Museum Cosford.
Severn Valley Railway is launching something really exciting from Bridgnorth this Christmas

Experience an illuminated adventure at Severn Valley Railway this Christmas

The hiss of the steam, the rumble of the locomotive, the lights shining into the winter night…something very special is arriving at the Severn Valley Railway this Christmas.
James Sherwin is the founder and owner of Wild Shropshire Restaurant, located at Tern Hill Farmhouse in North Shropshire

Double win for Wild Shropshire Restaurant at The Restaurant Awards 2019 Midlands Edition

Wild Shropshire Restaurant, Tern Hill, has been picked as a winner in two categories in the inaugural Restaurant Awards 2019 Midlands Edition.
Salopian Brewery are celebrating their award win

International Beer Challenge success for Salopian Brewery

Salopian Brewery is celebrating following success at the 2019 International Beer Challenge.

Shropshire Oktoberfest returns to Shrewsbury

The huge beer tent for Shropshire Oktoberfest is due to return to Shrewsbury’s Quarry Park on the 4 and 5 October 2019.
Ludlow Food Festival is held in the stunning historic surroundings of the town’s medieval Castle. Photo: Shropshire and Beyond

Ludlow Food Festival celebrates its Silver Jubilee

Ludlow Food Festival celebrates its Silver Jubilee when it returns between the 13th - 15th September.
Charlotte Nutting & Alex Nicoll at The Meadow Inn

Popular Ironbridge pub looks forward to new future

A popular Ironbridge pub has been given a promising new lease of life having been acquired by the same successful team behind the nearby White Hart.