Family pay tribute to teenager who died near Market Drayton

The family of a teenager from near Market Drayton who died at the weekend have paid tribute.

Family pay tribute to teenager who died near Market Drayton

The family of a teenager from near Market Drayton who died at the weekend have paid tribute.
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Property left damaged after being struck by vehicle in Telford

A property was left damaged after being struck by a vehicle in Telford last night.

Inspection report hails ‘Outstanding’ staff at RJAH

The Robert Jones and Agnes Hunt Orthopaedic Hospital has been rated as ‘Good’ overall by the CQC and ‘Outstanding’ for caring – in an inspection report published today.
Telford from the air

£12m to be invested improving Telford streets and highways

Telford & Wrekin Council is to invest £12m in another 222 improvement schemes across the borough.

Property left damaged after being struck by vehicle in Telford

A property was left damaged after being struck by a vehicle in Telford last night.

Inspection report hails ‘Outstanding’ staff at RJAH

The Robert Jones and Agnes Hunt Orthopaedic Hospital has been rated as ‘Good’ overall by the CQC and ‘Outstanding’ for caring – in an inspection report published today.
Telford from the air

£12m to be invested improving Telford streets and highways

Telford & Wrekin Council is to invest £12m in another 222 improvement schemes across the borough.

Telford landlord fined for running an unlicensed House in Multiple Occupation

A Telford landlord who had previously been convicted of unlawfully evicting a tenant has been fined for running an unlicensed House in Multiple Occupation.
Pupils have designed a poster warning people of the dangers of illegal money lending

Pupils at a Telford primary school lead the fight against loan sharks

Pupils at a Telford primary school are biting back against loan sharks as part of a new awareness project.
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Transatlantic rower Di Carrington

More ‘sporting champions’ wanted to inspire Shropshire youngsters

As part of their mission to improve lives using the power of physical activity and sport, Energize is seeking local sporting champions to inspire young people across Shropshire, Telford & Wrekin.
The group of under 13s raised around £3,000 for Sport4kids

Young cricketers raise money for charity in South Africa ahead of tour

A group of young cricketers have been raising money for a charity in South Africa ahead of a tour of the country.
Vitalia Diatchenko, the singles champion, with, left, James Martin, the managing director of tournament sponsors Budgen Motors, and David Rawlinson, the deputy president of the LTA, at the presentation ceremony, together with members of the ball crew. Photo: Richard Dawson Photography

Delighted Diatchenko crowned W60 Shrewsbury tournament champion

Vitalia Diatchenko impressively recovered from losing the opening set to win a thrilling final in the Budgen Motors World Tennis Tour W60 Shrewsbury tournament.

Match Report: Shrewsbury Town 1 – 1 Burton Albion

Shrewsbury Town and Burton Albion took a share of the spoils as both sides found the winner to be elusive.
Yanina Wickmayer in action during her semi-final victory at The Shrewsbury Club. Photo: Richard Dawson Photography

Top two seeds to meet in today’s final of W60 Shrewsbury tournament

Yanina Wickmayer and Vitalia Diatchenko will meet in front of a capacity crowd of around 500 in today's final of the Budgen Motors World Tennis Tour W60 Shrewsbury tournament.
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Hollie and Alex Whittles at the awards ceremony

Big data firm wins top accolade for its digital ‘dynamism’

A Shropshire big data firm has been recognised as a leader in digital innovation after scooping a top business award.
Kate Oakley has joined the team at Pure Telecom as Marketing Manager

Pure Telecom welcomes new Marketing Manager

Shropshire-based telecommunications firm Pure Telecom has appointed a new Marketing Manager.
A development of one, two, three and four-bedroom homes is planned for the site

Market Drayton residential development site sold to Shropshire company

A prominent residential development site in Market Drayton has been sold to Shropshire company Belford Homes.
Bruce Daisley, the European Vice-President for social media giant Twitter

Twitter boss to headline Survive or Thrive digital event

One of the country’s most influential business leaders is to headline a major event next month to help Shropshire businesses capitalise on the digital revolution.

Major companies to share procurement tips at county event

The organisations leading some of the county’s biggest construction and housing projects will share procurement tips during a series of workshops at an event later this month.
Ged Kennedy

Shropshire volunteer shortlisted for humanitarian award

Shropshire volunteer Ged Kennedy, an Information and Communication Advisor from Shrewsbury, has been shortlisted to win an international humanitarian honor.
Rob Walker, Manager of GAME Shrewsbury on his treadmill ready to walk a marathon for charity

Video gamers to battle through double marathon for charity

Committed video gamer Rob Walker from Shrewsbury attempts to complete two different types of marathon over the weekend to raise money for people with disabilities.
Could you help to restore the Montgomery Canal by volunteering?

Volunteer surveyor sought for Montgomery Canal restoration

The chairman of an organisation that is supporting the restoration of the Montgomery Canal is appealing for volunteers to come forward.
Pupils at St Lawrence CE Primary School who took part in last year’s Rural Schools Write Read Inspire Project

Literacy project returns to Shropshire’s rural schools

A project aimed at enhancing literacy skills and creativity among pupils in some of Shropshire’s smallest and most rural schools is set to return this year.
Bikers will make their way from Shrewsbury to RAF Museum Cosford as part of the Bike4Life Ride Out and Festival. Photo: Steven Oliver Photography

Two lucky bikers have chance of leading Bike4Life Festival Ride Out

Bikers are being given the chance to win a priceless experience at Midlands Air Ambulance Charity’s Bike4Life Ride Out.
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SVR’s locomotives are joining the fun, with interactive storytelling sessions and an on-train library coach. Photo: Severn Valley Railway

A treat for bookworms of all ages at Severn Valley Railway

A page-turning, story-telling celebration of reading is steaming into the Severn Valley Railway on March 9th and 10th.
Bolddog Lings is this year’s main arena attraction at Newport Show

Newport Show marks two milestones as main ring attractions are revealed

The ‘kiss of death’, ‘heel clicker’, ‘lazy boy’, and the ‘Superman seat grab’ are just a few of the incredible aerial tricks awaiting visitors to the 110th Newport Show this year.

Comedy giants to perform in Telford during March

Comedy giants Jimmy Carr and Jim Davidson are the lead names performing during a major month of comedy and music in Telford during March.
The Mansion at Attingham. Photo: NT / Julianne Hatton

Illuminating ideas and half term fun at Attingham

Come rain or shine, there’s plenty to see and do at Attingham, the National Trust property on the outskirts of Shrewsbury, this half term.
There's flight themed fun for families at RAF Museum Cosford this half-term. Photo: ©Trustees of the Royal Air Force Museum

Flight themed fun for families at RAF Museum Cosford

Families with youngster’s crazy about planes are being encouraged to visit the Royal Air Force Museum Cosford this February half term.
Chefs Richard Fletcher, Lajina Leal and Chris Burt

Chefs will cook up delicious ‘free-from’ foods at Shropshire Frestival

A Shropshire festival specialising in free-from foods and those suffering with allergies has lined up three top chefs for the event in May.
The Cherrington Farm Butchery team Daniel Griffiths, Bev Mcintyre, Andrew Crow and Darren Wood

Shropshire butcher makes the cut at national awards

A Shropshire butcher is celebrating after winning a Diamond Award at one of the UK’s most prestigious competitions for craft butchery products.
Dating from Norman times, the restaurant has the feel of a medieval great hall with its stone walls, tapestry and chandelier

Ludlow’s Old Downton Lodge Scoops Four AA Rosettes

Old Downton Lodge in Ludlow has just been awarded the prestigious honour of four AA rosettes, recognising its high standard of culinary offerings.
Cosford Food Festival will take place on 20-21 July. Photo: RAF Museum Cosford

Applications flying in for Cosford Food Festival

Applications for the 2019 Cosford Food Festival are flying in with a record number of local producers applying to attend the two day event.
The Clive Arms in Bromfield

The Clive Arms in Bromfield to undergo exciting refurbishment

The Clive Arms in Bromfield is set to undergo an exciting refurbishment with a new layout offering a relaxed and informal dining experience.