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Motorcyclist dies in crash with car in Shropshire

A motorcyclist has died in a crash with a car Credit: Rui Vieira/PA Wire/Press Association Images

A motorcyclist has died in a crash with a car in Albrighton, Shropshire.

It happened on the A41, near the junction with County Lane shortly after 7.30pm last night.

Paramedics arrived to find a man in cardiac arrest after the crash. A group of off-duty medics were arlready at the scene, and had started CPR. Ambulance crews immediately took over and began advanced life support, but nothing could be done to save the motorcyclist. He was pronounced dead at the scene.

The driver of the car was uninjured in the crash.


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Inquest opens into death of Tunisia museum victim

Sally Adey was on a cruise when she was killed on a trip to the Bardo museum. Credit: Metropolitan Police

A British tourist killed in a terror attack in Tunisia died of gunshot wounds to her abdomen and pelvis, a coroner has heard at the opening of the inquest into her death.

Mother-of-two Sally Adey, from Shropshire, died in the shooting at the Bardo National Museum in Tunis on March 18th.

She had been on a Mediterranean cruise with her 52-year-old husband Robert, who survived the attack.

Ms Hartridge said a post-mortem examination carried out in the UK by a Home Office pathologist on March 25th had established provisional cause of death as "consistent with gunshot wounds to the abdomen and pelvis".

More than 20 people were killed in the attack, including 17 cruise ship tourists and two gunmen.

Emotional Shropshire farmer says smaller herds are suffering

Nicky Harris told ITV News Central that big supermarkets are holding dairy farmers to ransom.

She said she'll have to pick some of her herd to go to slaughter this week just to keep the wolves from the door.

She has set up a campaign page to raise awareness.

Shropshire farmer takes tough decision to slaughter her dairy cows

Nicky Harris is struggling to pay the bills. Credit: ITV News Central

Nicky Harris, a farmer in Shropshire, says she's distraught that she'll have to send some of her dairy cows away for slaughter this week because of falling milk prices.

She says big supermarkets are holding dairy-farmers to ransom with such low prices and many farms in the area are struggling to keep going.

The increasing pressure has meant sending the cows for slaughter is the only way to pay the bills.


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Community 'shocked and saddened' by solicitor's death

Residents in the village where Sally Adey grew up are "shocked and very deeply saddened" by her death at the hands of terrorists in Tunisia, her family's church said today.

Sally Adey Credit: Metropolitan Police

The community here in Scothern has been shocked and very deeply saddened by the news of the death of Sally Adey yesterday.

Our thoughts and prayers are with Sally’s father Bob and his wife Joan at this terrible time.

– Revd Adam Watson - St Germains' Scothern

Mrs Adey's neighbours in Shropshire said they believed she and her husband might have arranged to go on the cruise relatively recently.

Another resident in the hamlet near Albrighton, described Mrs Adey as a friendly woman who was "just a very good neighbour".

"I still can't believe it is Sally," the neighbour said. "You don't expect anything like this to happen when you are on a cruise and it's just dreadfully sad."

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