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Man sought for alleged threats with a knife in Shrewsbury

Police in Shrewsbury have released an image of a man they wish to speak to in relation to two knife incidents in the town.

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DPD murder-accused latest – two men appear in court over street-killing

Two men have appeared in court charged with the murder of a DPD driver on the streets of Shrewsbury.

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IT outage: The GP surgeries, supermarkets, pubs and businesses affected in Shropshire

A worldwide IT outage has affected medical practices and businesses in the county.

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Shrewsbury town centre traffic traffic eases after urgent road repairs cause gridlock

Shrewsbury town centre was gridlocked on Friday after emergency repairs closed part of a road by the river.

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Town centre traffic gridlocked as urgent repairs underway on road

Shrewsbury town centre was gridlocked on Friday after emergency repairs closed part of a road by the river.

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Police charge two further men in connection with the death of Aurman Singh

Detectives investigating the murder of Aurman Singh have charged two more men in connection with his death.

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'Rapidly evolving situation': Birmingham Airport check-ins affected by global IT outage

Holiday-goers flying out of Birmingham Airport today could face delays checking in due to a global IT outage.

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Two more men charged with murder of Black Country DPD driver in Shrewsbury

Two more men have been charged with the murder of a Black Country DPD driver who was killed in a Shrewsbury residential street.

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Ranked: The best and worst GP surgeries in Shropshire based on patients' experiences

The best and worst GP surgeries in Shropshire and Telford and Wrekin according to patients' experiences have been revealed.

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Beloved Shrewsbury school caretaker surprised with 425 mini-mes at retirement send-off

A primary school is bidding farewell to its legendary caretaker as he prepares to hang up his broom for the final time.

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Facebook users help capture burglar seen on Ring doorbell targeting house

A burgler caught on a Ring Doorbell before stealing £1,600 of designer aftershave, has been spared jail.

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New 'Connection Garden' at a Shrewsbury yoga site for locals to enjoy

Volunteers have joined forces to create a community garden for locals to enjoy this summer.

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New Leader of Telford & Wrekin Council elected

The new Leader of Telford & Wrekin Council was elected last night, at the local authority’s Full Council meeting.

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Man arrested after discovery of cannabis grow in Telford

Around 100 cannabis plants estimated to be worth £120,000 have been discovered following a warrant in Telford yesterday.

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Consultation opens on changes to Shrewsbury CCTV provision

As Shropshire Council makes £62.5m savings from its budget this year to survive financially, a public consultation on how it runs and funds CCTV monitoring in Shrewsbury town centre has opened.

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Festival calls for industry support as it sets the stage for 2024

The organisers of Shrewsbury’s annual folk festival have urged the town’s new MP to support a campaign that aims to give its sector a much-needed financial boost.

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Council invests in new fleet of adaptive bikes to make cycling more accessible

Cycling is about to become more inclusive in the borough as Telford & Wrekin Council get set to launch a brand-new fleet of adaptive bikes.

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Volunteers sky dive for Shropshire family charity

Four intrepid women are training for a sky dive to raise funds for a Shropshire charity that supports families with children aged under five.

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Summer Fayre raises nearly £4k for St. Mary’s CE Primary School’s library in Albrighton

A Summer Fayre that returned after five years off has smashed its fundraising target thanks to the generosity of local people.

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Green fingered volunteers help create ‘Connection Garden’ in Shrewsbury

A group of volunteers from Shrewsbury have come together to create a community garden in Belle Vue for locals to enjoy this summer and beyond.