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Telford European Christmas Market officially opens

The Telford European Christmas Market officially opened in Southwater today, following on from the success of the first market last year.
Old Oswestry hillfort is being pitched as the hub of Oswestry’s historic northern fringes. Photo: Oswestry Heritage Gateway

Town council urges Shropshire planners to abandon controversial hillfort scheme

Oswestry Town Council has restated its opposition to housing earmarked in the setting of Old Oswestry hillfort as Shropshire Council reviews the County’s local plan.
Multiyork in Castle Street, Shrewsbury. Photo: Google Street View

Jobs at risk at Shrewsbury store as Multiyork enters administration

A national furniture chain which has a store in Shrewsbury is looking for a buyer after calling in administrators.

Drivers delayed following two collisions in Shrewsbury

Drivers faced delays in north Shrewsbury this afternoon following two separate collisions.
The owl was rescued after becoming trapped in the flue of the wood burner. Photo: RSPCA

Owl rescued after becoming trapped inside wood burner

A tawny owl who was left completely covered in soot after he got stuck inside a wood burner, has been rescued by the RSPCA.

Mobile speed camera to be introduced on B5063 at High Ercall

A new mobile speed enforcement site is to be introduced on the B5063 in High Ercall in response to concerns raised by local residents about speeding vehicles.
From left, Helen Carroll, HR Business Partner for Medicine and Diagnostics; Jessica Shiel, Nurse; Rebecca Warren, Ward Manager on Midlands Centre for Spinal Injuries (MCSI); Julie Roberts, Assistant Director of Nursing; Hayley Thurston, Nurse; and Mandy Bride, Matron

Success for RJAH Recruitment Day

More than 20 nurses who attended The Robert Jones and Agnes Hunt Orthopaedic Hospital’s latest recruitment day went home with an offer of employment.

Woman suffers neck and wrist injuries during robbery in Telford

Detectives in Telford are appealing for information after a woman was robbed in Telford on Monday.

Man with hammer steals cash box from security guard in Newport

Police are appealing for information after a cash box was stolen from a guard outside Aldi on Audley Avenue in Newport last night.

Man taken to hospital following three vehicle collision on A41 at Tern Hill

A man was taken to hospital following a three vehicle collision on the A41 at Tern Hill this afternoon.
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Shropshire man charged with 16 child sex offences

A former teacher at a school in Telford, today appeared in court charged with 16 child sex offences.

Shropshire’s two main hospitals urge people only to attend if they are ‘seriously unwell or critically injured’

Hospital bosses at The Shrewsbury and Telford Hospital NHS Trust are urging people only to attend if they are ‘seriously unwell or critically injured’.

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Shropshire’s newest restaurant night launched at stately home near Whitchurch

Shropshire’s newest restaurant night, whereby guests are treated to a lavish meal at a stately home near Whitchurch, is coming back on Friday evening.
Wayne Jenson of Buckatree Hall Hotel and Reuben Crouch of Hobsons

New beer celebrates Shropshire

A hotel near one of the county’s most popular landmarks has been chosen to launch Shropshire Stout, created by Cleobury Mortimer-based Hobsons Brewery.
Young Telford College chefs Liam Wassell and Dayna Nielsen

Two young Telford chefs in running for a national award

Two young chefs from Telford have reached the national semi-finals of a ‘hot chef’ cookery competition.
Gary Carter of Shropshire Wine School

Local wine enthusiast launches Shropshire’s first wine school

A local wine enthusiast is embarking on a radical career change as he launches the county’s first independent wine education company.

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