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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.

Emergency services called to river rescue in Shrewsbury

Emergency services were called to the River Severn in Shrewsbury in the early hours of Saturday morning after a man was in the water.
Salopian Brewery has collected 9 awards from the West Midlands Branch of CAMRA

Salopian Brewery collects nine awards from the West Midlands Branch of CAMRA

Salopian Brewery is celebrating after collecting nine awards from the West Midlands Branch of CAMRA.
Firefighters at the scene of the fire on Whitchurch Road in Shrewsbury

Firefighters tackle fire involving waste at Shrewsbury fish bar

Firefighters were called to a fire involving waste fat at a fish bar in Shrewsbury on Thursday evening.

Inquiry into maternity failings at Shrewsbury and Telford Hospital NHS Trust looking at 900 cases

An independent inquiry into maternity care failings at the Shrewsbury and Telford Hospital Trust is investigating around 900 cases.
The collision happened on the A5 at the Shotatton Crossroads. Photo: Google Street View

Delays for motorists following collision on A5 at Shotatton Crossroads

Motorists faced delays on the A5 through Shottaton crossroads this morning following a two vehicle collision.

Arrests made following altercation in Shrewsbury

Police have arrested two men in Shrewsbury following an altercation.

Man airlifted to hospital following incident in Oswestry

A man has been airlifted to hospital after being rescued from an 8ft hole in Oswestry this morning.

Man dies after car collides with wall in Broseley

Police are appealing for witnesses after a man died when the car he was driving collided with a wall in Broseley.
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Casualty cut free from car following collision near Whitchurch

A casualty was cut free from a vehicle following a collision near Whitchurch this morning.
The cars were recovered by police in Oswestry. Photo: @LpptNWestMercia

Arrest made as police recover three stolen cars in Oswestry

Police in Oswestry have recovered three stolen cars worth around £50,000.
Police seized cannabis, cash and weapons. Photo: @TelfordCops

Arrest made following drugs warrant in Donnington

Police have made an arrest in Telford today after carrying out a drugs warrant.

Three men charged following burglary in Bridgnorth

Three men were due to appear at Kidderminster Magistrates’ Court today following a burglary in Bridgnorth on Tuesday.