Around 2,000 runners will be taking part in the Mercedes Benz of Shrewsbury 10k this morning.

Police issue drugs warning following two deaths in Telford

Police have issued a warning about the dangers of taking an illegal drug known as 'Monkey Dust' following two deaths in Telford.
Anna Brennand, Chief Executive Officer, and members of the Ironbridge Gorge Museum's Trust team, officially launch the Fund for the Future at Coalbrookdale

Ironbridge Gorge Museum Trust calls on public to protect its site for the future

The race is on for the people to get behind a £1m fundraising campaign to ensure historic buildings and monuments in the Ironbridge Gorge World Heritage Site are secured for future generations.
Liz Boyle with the LTA Meritorious Service Award she received at Wimbledon

Shropshire’s Liz Boyle enjoys memorable day at Wimbledon collecting top LTA award

Shropshire’s Liz Boyle enjoyed a memorable day at Wimbledon as she was presented with a prestigious award from the Lawn Tennis Association.
Liam finished the race in eighth place and was the fastest British rider

Shropshire cyclist fastest Britain in Etape du Tour

Shropshire cyclist Liam Holohan was the fastest British rider to complete this year’s ‘Etape du Tour,’ which took place in the French Alps between Annecy and Le Grand Bornand.
Nick Pike, Building Services Manager; Ian Doody, Trade Union Representative/Advanced Craft Carpenter trade; Libby O’Neill, Health & Safety Partner and Michael Brasenell, Trade Union Representative/Advanced Craft Carpenter trade – all from The Wrekin Housing Trust

The Wrekin Housing Trust strikes gold for health and safety

The Wrekin Housing Trust, based in Telford, has achieved its eighth Gold award in the internationally-renowned RoSPA Health and Safety Awards.
John Merry, head of employment at Lanyon Bowdler

Legal advice for care companies on new ruling

Care companies stand to benefit from a ruling which restricts the entitlement of carers who work “sleeping shifts” to the minimum wage.
The former Toys 'R' Us store on the Meole Brace Retail Park in Shrewsbury. Photo: Google Street View

Former Toys ‘R’ Us store sold as part of £30.5m deal

The Former Toys 'R' Us store at Meole Brace Retail Park in Shrewsbury has been sold as part of £30.5 million pound deal.
Stokesay Castle has plenty to offer families this summer. Photo: English Heritage

Stokesay Castle comes to life this summer

Stokesay Castle has just completed a 10 month interpretation project as well as creating an exciting new family trail in time for the summer.
The Mansion at Attingham. Photo: NT / Julianne Hatton

Greatest Showman to be screened at Attingham Park as Summer Nights Film Festival extended

The Greatest Showman has been added to the evening outdoor film screenings at the National Trust’s Attingham Park this summer.
Members of the award-winning mixed choir, Of One Accord

20-strong choir to perform at community event

Music lovers are in for a treat when Of One Accord lead an afternoon musical and sing-along community event in Shrewsbury on Tuesday 24 July.
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.
Stu Harmer - Ex-Flight Sergeant, RAF Chef

Flypast and street food are on the menu at Cosford this weekend

With just days to go until the annual Cosford Food Festival organisers are gearing up for their biggest and best event yet!

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.

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