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Chris Pritchard

Chris Pritchard is Editor of Shropshire Live and lives in Shrewsbury. You can contact Chris by emailing chris.pritchard@shropshirelive.com or call 01743 818 095.
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Coronavirus: Three more deaths confirmed in Shropshire

Three more patients have died in Shropshire in the past few days after testing positive for Covid-19.

Firefighters called to property fire in Great Ness

Firefighters were called to a fire at a property in Great Ness near Shrewsbury early this morning.

Firefighters assist person from property following fire in Minsterley

A person has been assisted from a property following a fire in Minsterley during the early hours of this morning.
Firefighters at the scene of the fire on the A5 at Shrewsbury. Photo: @LpptNWestMercia

Tractor and trailer involved in fire on A5 near Dobbies roundabout

A fire involving a tractor and trailer caused delays for motorists on the A5 at Shrewsbury this morning.

Firefighters rescue man following kitchen fire in St Georges, Telford

Firefighters rescued a man from a property in St Georges in Telford this afternoon following a fire in the kitchen involving unattended cooking.

Witness appeal following altercation and criminal damage in Dorrington

Police are appealing for witnesses following reports of criminal damage and assault at a public house in Dorrington near Shrewsbury.
The innovative iSense screen at ODEON Telford

Coronavirus: ODEON and Cineworld cinemas close

Following government guidelines, ODEON and Cineworld cinemas are closed until further notice.
Theatre Severn in Shrewsbury

Coronavirus: Theatre Severn and Old Market Hall to close

Theatre Severn and the Old Market Hall in Shrewsbury are to close from Wednesday 18 March until further notice.

Coronavirus: Shrewsbury resident dies after testing positive for Covid-19

A resident at a retirement development in Shrewsbury has died after testing positive for Covid-19.

Woman charged after 81-year-old is attacked and robbed in Telford

A Telford woman has been charged after an elderly woman was attacked and robbed of cash whilst walking in Madeley last Wednesday.
University Centre Shrewsbury in Frankwell. Photo: Google Street View

Coronavirus: University Centre Shrewsbury closes

University Centre Shrewsbury has closed after a member of its community may have contracted COVID-19.

Midlands Air Ambulance Charity postpones Bik4Life Ride Out and Festival

Midlands Air Ambulance Charity has postponed its Bike4Life Ride Out and Festival which was due to take place next month.