Officers are "very concerned" for the welfare of a woman who was seen apparently being forced into a car near Shrewsbury.Read the full story ›
League One side Shrewsbury Town host Manchester United in the fifth round of the FA Cup tonight.
Manager Micky Mellon insists his players won't be intimidated by the opposition and will enjoy the game:
Shrewsbury boss Micky Mellon believes his side must execute their plan perfectly to beat Manchester United.Read the full story ›
- Fleetwood 0 - 0 Shrewsbury
West Mercia Police are appealing for information following an alleged altercation at Monkmoor Recreation Centre on Racecourse Crescent in Shrewsbury, that occured yesterday at around 6.45pm.
Four males are reported to have walked across the Astroturf football pitches disrupting two games of football before the altercation took place.
There were a number of young footballers and their parents on the pitches at the time who are believed to have witnessed the incident and police are keen to speak to all these people.
A 17-year-old boy from Shrewsbury has been arrested on suspicion of making threats to kill and a 19-year-old man from Shrewsbury has been arrested on suspicion of affray.
The other two men are described as being white and aged between 18-20.
A 44-year-old man from Shrewsbury received facial injuries in the incident.
If anyone witnessed the incident or has information that could help police with their investigation they should call 101 and quote incident 593s of 8th January 2016.
The government has proposed changes to how infants are cremated after failings were exposed at a crematorium in Shropshire.Read the full story ›
Police searching for a missing man from Shrewsbury have discovered a body on the banks of the River Severn in Shropshire.
Thomas Bebbington, 22, was last seen entering the River Severn in the area around the Dana Steps in Shrewsbury at around 7.20pm on 10 November.
The body was discovered by a member of the public on private land near Leighton on Sunday.
West Mercia Police said Mr Bebbington's family has been informed of the discovery.
Formal identification has yet to take place.
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From 12:20pm this afternoon the following roads in Shrewsbury are closed as a result of flooding:
- Gravel Hill Lane
- Sydney Avenue
- Chilton Farm Lane
- Cross Houses-Atcham
- Victoria Avenue
- Old Coleham
- Lane closure at Coleham Head to allow for the Severn Trent pump to be accommodated
A man has died after a house fire in Shrewsbury.
Emergency services were called to a house on Westbury Road at 5.45pm. The man was pronounced dead at the scene.
A second man, who went into the house after discovering the fire, suffered mild smoke inhalation and was given oxygen therapy by paramedics before being taken to Royal Shrewsbury Hospital.
The cause of the fire is not yet known.