Three arrested following van theft in Church Stretton

Three people have been arrested after a Ford Transit van was stolen from a delivery driver in Church Stretton and recovered by police.

Three arrested following van theft in Church Stretton

Three people have been arrested after a Ford Transit van was stolen from a delivery driver in Church Stretton and recovered by police.
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A Bearded dragon was found dumped in shoebox. Photo: RSPCA

RSPCA received over 120 calls about exotic animals in Shropshire last year

The RSPCA received more than 120 calls about exotic animals last year in Shropshire, new figures show.
Richard Burbidge, president of Shropshire Horticultural Society

New president for society behind Shrewsbury Flower Show

A former county High Sheriff has been appointed president of the society behind Shrewsbury’s successful flower show.

Taskforce visits Telford premises to take action against modern slavery

A multi-agency taskforce has visited premises in Telford to take action against modern slavery.

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Competition: Proms & Prosecco in the Park and Fireflies Festival at Weston Park

Two amazing festivals are heading to Weston Park this May, find out more and enter our competition to win a VIP Family Pass to both events.
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Out and About in Shropshire Easter 2019

It is busy time across Shropshire this Easter with plenty of events and activities across the county. Take a look at some of the events near you.
A Bearded dragon was found dumped in shoebox. Photo: RSPCA

RSPCA received over 120 calls about exotic animals in Shropshire last year

The RSPCA received more than 120 calls about exotic animals last year in Shropshire, new figures show.
Richard Burbidge, president of Shropshire Horticultural Society

New president for society behind Shrewsbury Flower Show

A former county High Sheriff has been appointed president of the society behind Shrewsbury’s successful flower show.

Taskforce visits Telford premises to take action against modern slavery

A multi-agency taskforce has visited premises in Telford to take action against modern slavery.
Matron Kirsty Evans, Consultant Anaesthetist Dr James Neil, HDU Manager Lowri Mansell and League of Friends Office Manager Heather Thomas-Bache with the transfer trolley

League of Friends fund critical care transfer trolley

A critical care transfer trolley to benefit patients from the High Dependency Unit at The Robert Jones and Agnes Hunt Orthopaedic Hospital has been purchased by The League of Friends.

Severn Trent fined over Shrewsbury road closure

Severn Trent Water has been fined more than £8000 after a road closure in Shrewsbury remained in place during peak hours, and outside of the permitted times.

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Ed Glover, Salop Leisure’s marketing manager, presents a cheque to Shrewsbury and District Senior Citizens Bowling League’s president and treasurer Margaret Cooper watched by, from left, deputy chairman Harold Banks, chairman Roger Whitfield and secretary Chris Kershaw

Shrewsbury and District Senior Citizens Bowling League continues to grow

Sixty-one teams – two more than last year - from 29 clubs are competing in five divisions of the Shrewsbury and District Senior Citizens Bowling League this season.

Match Report: Shrewsbury Town 2 – 3 Oxford Utd

Ten-man Oxford United produce a surprising comeback to take all three points against Shrewsbury Town.
Pictured, instructor Gary Plant, Albert, Marcin and David

Bridgnorth Tae Kwon-Do enjoy success at Welsh National Championships

Students at Bridgnorth Tae Kwon-Do, enjoyed a successful day at the Welsh National Championships recently.

Match Preview: Shrewsbury Town V Oxford United

Shrewsbury Town will be looking to bounce back from Good Friday’s defeat when they welcome Oxford United on Monday.
Shrewsbury Lawn Tennis Club is a friendly and welcoming tennis club set in the heart of Shrewsbury

Shrewsbury Lawn Tennis Club to host open day

Shrewsbury Lawn Tennis Club is hosting a free Open Day on 27 April for those interested in playing or learning to play tennis.
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Joe Hill with his TCAT Advanced Level Apprenticeship in IT, Software, Web & Telecoms Professionals

Apprentice success at Connexis Limited

Connexis Limited has welcomed Joe Hill to the team as a full time engineer after he successfully completed his apprenticeship.
Team spirit from left Sean Gray, Alex Archibald, Jamie O'Toole, Bethany Tomlinson at work at Lyfbar

Shropshire mentors celebrate healthy eatery launch

Shropshire Youth Support Trust charity and members of its ASYSTORS Panel are celebrating the launch of a brand-new lifestyle eating enterprise in Telford.
Stuart Haynes, a Partner in the Corporate and Commercial Law team at Aaron & Partners

International work on the rise at Shrewsbury law firm

A Shrewsbury law firm has moved to strengthen its international ties after seeing an increase in overseas work from its range of private and corporate clients.
Joel Stone and Andy Rao from Codebreak with General Manager of The Shrewsbury Club, Alvin Ward

Marketing agency sponsors tennis lounge at The Shrewsbury Club

Shrewsbury-based marketing agency, Codebreak, is sponsoring the 30-Love tennis lounge at The Shrewsbury Club.
Pave Aways’ Construction Director Jamie Evans and Site Manager Simon Gough at the new Ysgol Gynradd in Carno

School investment programmes underpin building firm’s sustained growth

Shropshire building contractor Pave Aways has solidified its position as a leader in the education construction sector with a string of contracts worth more than £6.6m.
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Dickinson’s Real Deal heads to Telford

David Dickinson and his team from ITV's hit antiques show, Dickinson's Real Deal, will be heading to Telford on Saturday 27 April.
The Uplands care home at Bicton Heath will be joining Shrewsbury Town FC as a host venue for the events

Shrewsbury care home joins scheme launched by Shrewsbury Town in the Community

A Shrewsbury care home will be playing host to a scheme launched by Shrewsbury Town in the Community to bring older adults together through a range of activities.
Mike Tindall MBE, is joining Midlands Air Ambulance Charity at its popular Bike4Life Ride Out and Festival

Mike Tindall returns to Midlands Air Ambulance Charity Ride Out

Former England captain and rugby World Cup winner, Mike Tindall MBE, is joining Midlands Air Ambulance Charity at its popular Bike4Life Ride Out and Festival this April.
Rev Richard Coles at Everyday Heroes 2018

St John Ambulance in search of Everyday Heroes for national awards

St John Ambulance is on the hunt for the nation’s life savers, health heroes and community stars ahead of the 2019 Everyday Heroes awards.
Kate Holbrook, founder of Turtle Doves

Shrewsbury entrepreneur to inspire a more sustainable approach to fashion

Turtle Doves will open the doors of their studio to teach the public how to breathe new life into their old clothes later this month and in turn challenge our acceptance of disposable fast-fashion.
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A new carving workshop will feature at this year’s Newport Show

New carving workshop introduced for this year’s Newport Show

A new carving workshop will feature at this year’s Newport Show for the first time, organisers have revealed.

Competition: Proms & Prosecco in the Park and Fireflies Festival at Weston Park

Two amazing festivals are heading to Weston Park this May, find out more and enter our competition to win a VIP Family Pass to both events.
The nationally acclaimed play ‘Atlantic Ladies’ will return to the event for a second time

Artistic talent to be showcased at Wellington Arts, Culture and Literature Festival

A wealth of artistic talent which has wowed audiences across the country is heading to Wellington next month.
The show is organised by the Mid Shropshire Vintage Club

Shropshire Family Vintage Show returns for 32nd year

A Shropshire show which showcases hundreds of class vehicles is back for its 32nd year with a host of attractions for the whole family.
The traditional ‘Big Boards in The Square’ will be in full swing on Saturday 27 April. Photo: Tim King

Shrewsbury International Cartoon Festival returns this April

Shrewsbury International Cartoon Festival returns to the town this month with a dazzling assortment of exhibitions, talks and family workshops.
Geoff Ferguson, Owners of Kerry Vale Vineyard

Shropshire Vineyard launches a new Reserve Red Wine

A Vineyard on Shropshire border has launched a new special edition Award Winning Red wine.
Edward and Louise Taylor with head chef Richard Nair and Robert Jones

Shrewsbury restaurant taps into casual dining market

One of Shrewsbury’s most historic and longest serving fine dining restaurants is aiming to become the town’s go-to venue for casual dining.
Darren and Tess Dalmain with the marmalade awards

Ludlow marmalade makers scoop international awards for 11th year in a row

Ludlow Farmshop’s marmalade makers are celebrating for the eleventh year in a row after scooping another 6 awards at this year’s Dalemain World Marmalade Awards.
Broad Bean, a family run deli has won Delicatessen of the Year at this year’s Farm Shop & Deli Awards

Ludlow Deli scoops ‘best in the UK’ at Farm Shop & Deli Awards 2019

Broad Bean, a family run deli in Ludlow has won Delicatessen of the Year at this year’s Farm Shop & Deli Awards.
Cyrus Todiwala will be taking to the stage to give demonstrations

Star chefs lined up for Newport Show

The top chefs lined up for this year’s Newport Show have said how excited they are to thrill the crowds with culinary delights at the event this summer.