A display of hand-crafted metal flowers has been unveiled at Shrewsbury Castle today to raise money for Severn Hospice.
It was launched by a ten-year-old girl who raised £10,000 for the hospice after it cared for her father in his final days.
Severn Hospice hope to raise more than £20,000 from the flowers, helped today by fundraiser Tallulah Lewis-Schulz in memory of her Dad.Read the full story ›
Inspired by the Tower of London poppy installation, one special 10-year-old will today help unveil Shropshire's own poignant version.Read the full story ›
The Military Wives choirs based at RAF Cosford and Shawbury joined pop sensation Lulu on stage in Shrewsbury last night to promote a charity single which they have recorded together.
Almost 650 singers from different choirs are singing with Lulu throughout her tour.
Our reporter Wesley Smith caught up with Lulu in rehearsals:
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 ›