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Motorcyclist airlfited to major trauma centre following Shrewsbury collision

A motorcyclist has been airlifted to a major trauma centre after a collision on the A49 in Shrewsbury this afternoon.

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Motorcyclist taken to hospital after crash involving bike and three cars near Shrewsbury

A motorcyclist has been airlifted to hospital after a crash involving three cars near Shrewsbury.

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Shrewsbury candidates to be quizzed at hustings

Shrewsbury's general election candidates will be quizzed on their plans at a hustings next week.

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Safety push after dozens of fatal crashes reported on Shropshire A-roads in recent years

A new campaign has been launched to promote safer driving on Shropshire's A-roads.

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Motorcyclist dies on A528 at Harmer Hill

Police are appealing for witnesses following a fatal collision on the A528 at Harmer Hill overnight on Wednesday.

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Police want witnesses and dash-cam footage after 19-year-old motorcyclist dies in crash with tree

Police are appealing for witnesses to a crash in which a 19-year-old motorcyclist died.

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'It's a bit of a mystery!' Rare prototype Minton’s night light to be sold at Shrewsbury auction

A rare lustre pastille burner or night light in the form of a cat made by Minton’s, a leading ceramic factory during the Victorian era, has left researchers scratching their heads.

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Chair of Shropshire Fire and Rescue Authority confirmed

Councillor David Minnery has been reappointed as Chair of the Fire Authority, overseeing the work of Shropshire Fire and Rescue Service, following its AGM on Wednesday.

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Shropshire boy climbs three peaks for military children’s charity

A 10-year-old boy from Shropshire is climbing all three of the highest mountain peaks in the UK to raise money for military children’s charity, Little Troopers.

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Shropshire’s two regional LTA Tennis Award winners deservedly step into the spotlight

Shropshire’s two regional winners of LTA Tennis Awards deservedly stepped into the spotlight this week.

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Bridgnorth restaurant wins prestigious South Asian Restaurant of the Year Award

Thalio Street Food Restaurant and Bar, based at the Falcon Hotel in Bridgnorth have won South Asian Restaurant of the Year and joint runners up of Hotel Bar of the Year at the prestigious Midlands Food Drink & Hospitality Awards 2024.

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Shropshire’s cricketers head to Staffordshire this weekend to complete NCCA Trophy group fixtures

Shropshire’s cricketers go into their final NCCA Trophy group match at Staffordshire on Sunday knowing they need to win to have any chance of progressing to the quarter-finals of the 50-over competition.

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Former police officer in Land's End to John O'Groats challenge for charity

An amateur cyclist is taking on the challenge of a lifetime, pedalling 1,000 miles from Land’s End to John O’Groats.

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Secrets of the mysterious 'Nessglyph' revealed in children's comic strip

A new comic strip booklet has been released to tell a young audience how a mysterious carved stone was discovered and analysed.

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'They lack identity and distinctiveness' - civic society joins residents in slamming mini estate plans

Civic watchdogs in Shrewsbury have slammed the 'low design aspirations' of a potential new housing development on the edge of town.

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Councillor reappointed to Shropshire Fire and Rescue Authority role

A Shropshire councillor has been reappointed as chair of Shropshire Fire and Rescue Authority.

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Countdown on for the return of Shrewsbury Food Festival

Shrewsbury Food Festival is getting ready to return to the town’s Quarry park.

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National Grid supporting Shropshire organisations with grants of up to £5,000

National Grid is offering free financial support to community groups in Shropshire that are helping people to find work.

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Telford man jailed for breaching Domestic Violence Protection Order

A Telford man has been jailed after breaking a Domestic Violence Protection Order (DVPO).

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Firefighters rescue calf from River Severn

Firefighters were called to rescue a calf from the river in Shrewsbury (June 20).