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A man was taken to hospital last night after becoming trapped in machinery at a factory in Telford.
Pride Hill in Shrewsbury. Photo: Shropshire Council

New contractor appointed to complete work on Shrewsbury’s Pride Hill

Work to upgrade and enhance Shrewsbury’s Pride Hill will re-start in February after Shropshire Council appointed a new contractor.

Police crackdown on criminals targeting rural areas

Criminals targeting rural areas have been targeted in a three day operation by West Mercia Police.

Match Preview: Shrewsbury Town v Peterborough Utd

Shrewsbury Town welcome free-scoring Peterborough United, as Sam Ricketts eyes a first home victory.
Shropshire's over 60s team

Seniors cricket set for busy 2019 in Shropshire with new teams and extra fixtures

Seniors cricket is flourishing in Shropshire – and 2019 is set to be busier than ever with new teams and extra fixtures to be played.
Halls recently presented a cheque for £4,000 to the Dementia Team at SaTH. The picture was taken in the reminiscence room at the Royal Shrewsbury Hospital. From left, Julia Clarke (Director for Corporate Governance at SaTH), Jeremy Lamond (Director at Halls), David Giles (Managing Director at Halls) and Karen Breeze (Dementia Specialist Nurse at SaTH). The dolls and soft toys being held in the picture are used with some patients who are living with dementia to help reduce stress and anxiety by evoking happy memories from the past.

Halls donates £4,000 to buy Droplet mugs that will help patients stay hydrated

Every patient at Shropshire’s two acute hospitals will soon have access to a clever hydration aid, thanks to a generous gift from one of the region’s leading estate agents.
Stephen Higgins receives a bottle of champagne and a cheque from Salop Leisure’s chairman Tony Bywater to mark his 25 years’ service watched by the company’s accounts team

Financial director celebrates 25 years’ service to Salop Leisure

The financial director of an award-winning Shropshire and Mid Wales leisure company is celebrating 25 years’ service to the business.
Wrekin Housing Trust staff in their Christmas Jumpers

Festive fashion fundraising at the Wrekin Housing Trust

Staff at the Wrekin Housing Trust have been getting into the Christmas spirit by showing off their finest festive knitwear.
Pictured under wraps is the Hatfields Shrewsbury Wacky Races entry

Shrewsbury Wacky Races teams revealed

The 44 teams that will be competing in the first Shrewsbury Wacky Races on Sunday 26 May 2019 have been announced.
The stars of Mother Goose take to the Theatre Severn stage

Review: Mother Goose at Theatre Severn

This year's Theatre Severn pantomime Mother Goose is underway and already delighting packed audiences.
Kate Rusby will be performing at Shrewsbury Folk Festival 2019

Tickets go on sale as first line-up revealed for Shrewsbury Folk Festival 2019

The first tier of tickets for the 2019 Shrewsbury Folk Festival went on sale on Saturday as the first line-up was revealed.

Performing Arts students plant some magic beans for panto season

Its pantomime season and the Performing Arts students of Shrewsbury Colleges Group are putting on a show.

Shrewsbury Abbey to unite in song this Christmas to help beat dementia

A magical evening of songs and festive readings is being held in Shrewsbury Abbey to raise vital funds for Alzheimer’s Society.

Third Shrewsbury Festival of Literature to take place this weekend

The third annual Shrewsbury Festival of Literature takes place this weekend with international authors, poets and performers appearing at venues across the town.
Christmas Drinks

Where to eat, drink and party in Shropshire Christmas 2018

Looking for a restaurant to eat out, a bar for having a festive drink or the perfect place to book a Christmas party in Shropshire?
The Pourhouse Frankwell

The Pour House Shrewsbury is the perfect stop off this Christmas

Coffee House by day, cocktail bar by night, The Pour House, Shrewsbury has it all! Making it the perfect stop off this festive season.
From left, Phil and Susie Godsal, and head chef David Cox

Iscoyd Park to host Christmas supper clubs

A Shropshire stately home which operates as a nationally acclaimed wedding and private hire venue is hosting a number of Christmas supper clubs.
Shrewsbury Market Hall at Christmas

Festive Late Nights at the Market Hall Shrewsbury

Shrewsbury’s national awarding-winning indoor market is hosting festive late nights in the lead up to Christmas.
Istanbul Restaurant & BBQ

Enjoy the wonderful diverse food of Turkey at Istanbul Restaurant & BBQ Shrewsbury

Istanbul combines the best of East and West and so too with its food culture, which you can experience without leaving shropshire!
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