A Midlands MP will lead a debate today on failures to protect children in Telford, the town with the highest rate of child sex abuse.Read the full story ›
A 17-year-old girl who dressed up as a clown and jumped in front of a car in Shropshire, has been handed a police caution.
West Mercia Police said the teenager was given a formal warning after engaging in disorderly behaviour likely to cause harassment, alarm or distress.
The force's Brookside Safer Neighbourhood team tweeted a picture of the girl's clown suit after she was arrested on Hills Lane Drive in Telford at around 8.45pm.
A police spokesman said officers will be continuing patrols across the area to help keep communities safe.
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A decision to close an Accident and Emergency unit in Shropshire has been postponed after Telford and Wrekin Council threatened legal action.
In a letter written to healthcare bosses the council leader said any plan to stop emergency care at The Princess Royal Hospital would be challenged in the courts.
Health bosses are to decide which town; Shrewsbury or Telford, should keep its Accident and Emergency Department.Read the full story ›
Crowds have marched through Telford over the death of former Aston Villa footballer Dalian Atkinson.Read the full story ›
An investigation is underway after a fire at a house in Telford. It started overnight at a property in Hurleybrook Way, Leegomery.
Shropshire Fire and Rescue Service are damping down this morning and say everyone in the house has been accounted for.
West Mercia Police are appealing for witnesses after a woman was attacked by two dogs in Telford.Read the full story ›
Seven people charged with conspiracy to murder a teenager at a house in Telford will appear in court today.Read the full story ›
Police have charged five people with conspiracy to murder a teenager who was found injured at a Telford house.
The five have all been charged with conspiracy to murder, conspiracy to sexually assault a male aged 13 or over by penetration and false imprisonment.
It is believed the incident took place some time between 27 August and 1 September when the report was made at 12.19am.
The victim remains in a stable condition in hospital.
The five, aged 19-25, will appear at the Telford Magistrate Court on Monday.