Police were called to help search for a rider who had been thrown from a horse in Ditton Priors this morning.
The Local on High Street in Whitchurch. Image: Google Street View

Whitchurch off-licence has licence to sell alcohol revoked

A Whitchurch off-licence has seen its licence to sell alcohol revoked by Shropshire Council’s Licensing Act Sub-Committee.

West Mercia Police launches high profile recruitment campaign in Shropshire

West Mercia Police has today launched a high profile campaign to recruit police officers in Shropshire.

John Askey parts company with Shrewsbury Town

Shrewsbury Town Football Club has today parted company with its manager John Askey.
Runners leave the start line of the Shrewsbury Half Marathon. Photo: Pic2Go UK Ltd

October date set for 2019 Shrewsbury Half Marathon

The organisers of Shrewsbury Half Marathon, UK Run Events, have announced that the 2019 event will take place on Sunday 6th October.
Valerie Hulme and Keith Harris from apT at the event

Breakfast briefings hailed a success

New breakfast briefings for the construction industry launched by Telford development consultancy apT have been hailed a success.
Russ Smith who has retired from Furrows after 50 years’ service with Furrows director Jane Coward

Retirement is the end of an era for Shropshire motor industry stalwart

A well-known stalwart of the Shropshire motor industry is retiring after 50 years’ service with one of the county’s leading companies.
Laura Riley is now a member of the Dyke Yaxley USA team in Shrewsbury

Shropshire accountant joins US team without leaving her county office

A Shropshire accountant is now working with clients from all over the USA – and all without leaving her county office.

Shrewsbury Market Hall to stage line-up of late night festive events

Shrewsbury Market Hall is staging a line-up of late night festive events in the lead up to Christmas, including an extra popular Saturday Late Night.
Hear 40 back-to-back classic Motown hits

The Magic of Motown to celebrate the sound of a generation at Theatre Severn

Music fans are invited to the biggest party of the year as the unstoppable Magic of Motown show steams into town!
Boxing Club Rules is a devised theatre piece using the movements, exercises and rituals of boxing in partnership with and inspired by Ludlow Amateur Boxing Club

Rooftop Theatre announce knock-out cast for Boxing Club Rules

Rooftop Theatre based in Ludlow have announced three superb West Midlands actors for the cast of Boxing Club Rules.
Britain's Got Talent Winner 2018

Britain’s Got Talent auditions to be held in Shrewsbury this month

Producers from the nation’s favourite talent show 'Britain’s Got Talent' are heading to the heart of Shropshire to find talented acts for their brand-new 13th series.

Talk: Discovering Jack the Ripper

Dr Lucy Andrew of University Centre Shrewsbury will be reopening the case files of Jack the Ripper at an event in Shrewsbury on 10 November.
My Fair Lady is being performed by Tadlop at Oakengates Theatre @ The Place

Tadlop celebrates opening night of My Fair Lady at Oakengates Theatre

Audiences left with classic songs running through their heads following the opening night of Taldop's production of My Fair Lady.
Sylvia Davies of Donnington with her winning sausage at the G.N. Badley & Sons store in Trench; and Sylvia’s English breakfast sausage cooked up at the butcher’s store

Great Shropshire Sausage Challenge winner crowned

The winner of the ‘Great Shropshire Sausage Challenge’ has now been crowned following a challenge laid down by a Telford butcher.
Flaming Great is to open its second Shrewsbury takeaway at Ditherington Road

Second Shrewsbury takeaway on the menu for Flaming Great

A successful hot food business is expanding by opening its second Shrewsbury takeaway.
Sugar Crave Landscape

Sugar Crave brings pick ‘n’ mix and more home delivery service to Shropshire

Sugar Crave is a treat delivery service in Shropshire, delivering pick ‘n’ mix and more to your door within an hour.
Artisan chocolatier Julia Viani with her chocolates that are shortlisted for the International Chocolate Awards

Artisan chocolatier short-listed for international award

A Shrewsbury-based artisan chocolatier has been shortlisted for an international award.

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