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Everything you need to know about Brexit - shropshirestar.com

Everything you need to know about Brexit  shropshirestar.com

With little more than 100 days to go, many questions remain around the UK's withdrawal from the European Union.

Published on 14 December 2018 | 5:48 pm


Met Office issues yellow weather warning for Shropshire over the weekend - Border Counties Advertizer

Met Office issues yellow weather warning for Shropshire over the weekend  Border Counties Advertizer

SHROPSHIRE residents have been urged to prepare themselves for wintry weather this weekend.

Published on 14 December 2018 | 5:24 pm


Freezing rain and black ice warning for Shropshire - shropshirestar.com

Freezing rain and black ice warning for Shropshire  shropshirestar.com

Freezing rain and black ice could hit Shropshire this weekend, with motorists warned of dangerous driving conditions.

Published on 14 December 2018 | 1:12 pm


Planning Inspectorate invites views on DCO for Shropshire powerline - The Planner

Planning Inspectorate invites views on DCO for Shropshire powerline  The Planner

The Planning Inspectorate has opened up the registration for interested parties to take part in the examination of a development consent order (DCO) application ...

Published on 14 December 2018 | 11:55 am


Sam Ricketts has all the right answers in Q&A event - shropshirestar.com

Sam Ricketts has all the right answers in Q&A event  shropshirestar.com

Shrewsbury Town's new management team impressed supporters at Montgomery Waters Meadow last night at a question and answer event.

Published on 14 December 2018 | 11:42 am


Pair have six months to reopen Shropshire village pub or face eviction - shropshirestar.com

Pair have six months to reopen Shropshire village pub or face eviction  shropshirestar.com

A former landlord and landlady have just six months to reopen a Shropshire village's only pub or face eviction.

Published on 14 December 2018 | 11:39 am


Marvin Morgan: Football's failings on racism - shropshirestar.com

Marvin Morgan: Football's failings on racism  shropshirestar.com

Former Shrewsbury Town footballer Marvin Morgan has spoken about experiencing racism while playing for the Shropshire club – and believes the core ...

Published on 14 December 2018 | 11:30 am


Slow progress on Shropshire fire service takeover appeal - shropshirestar.com

Slow progress on Shropshire fire service takeover appeal  shropshirestar.com

Shropshire Fire and Rescue *Service's* court battle to avoid coming under the police commissioner's control will not get its next hearing until March at the earliest, ...

Published on 14 December 2018 | 11:15 am


Plan to remove Shropshire Council-owned recycling bring bank sites - Border Counties Advertizer

Plan to remove Shropshire Council-owned recycling bring bank sites  Border Counties Advertizer

PLANS are afoot to remove council recycling bring bank sites.

Published on 14 December 2018 | 10:44 am


AFC Telford v Farsley preview: Bucks targeting a repeat display - shropshirestar.com

AFC Telford v Farsley preview: Bucks targeting a repeat display  shropshirestar.com

AFC Telford United would gladly take a repeat of their last New Bucks Head outing against lower league opposition.

Published on 14 December 2018 | 10:40 am


Cuts have had catastrophic effect on some of the most vulnerable - shropshirestar.com

Cuts have had catastrophic effect on some of the most vulnerable  shropshirestar.com

Disability News *Service* statistics for the NHS reveal the proportion of disability benefit claimants attempting suicide doubled between 2007 and 2014.

Published on 14 December 2018 | 9:57 am


Drivers urged to avoid Telford crash scene - shropshirestar.com

Drivers urged to avoid Telford crash scene  shropshirestar.com

Drivers were advised to find an alternative route through part of Telford today after a crash blocked a road.

Published on 14 December 2018 | 9:42 am


AFC Telford warned of Celtic banana skin - shropshirestar.com

AFC Telford warned of Celtic banana skin  shropshirestar.com

Skipper Shane Sutton has warned his AFC Telford United team-mates to be prepared for a battle against Farsley Celtic in the FA Trophy.

Published on 14 December 2018 | 9:33 am


Man rescued after becoming trapped in machinery at Telford factory - Shropshire Live

Man rescued after becoming trapped in machinery at Telford factory  Shropshire Live

A man was taken to hospital last night after becoming trapped in machinery at a factory in Telford.

Published on 14 December 2018 | 6:30 am


New contractor appointed to complete work on Shrewsbury's Pride Hill - Shropshire Live

New contractor appointed to complete work on Shrewsbury's Pride Hill  Shropshire Live

Work to upgrade and enhance Shrewsbury's Pride Hill will re-start in February after Shropshire Council appointed a new contractor.

Published on 14 December 2018 | 6:25 am


Lingen Davies Cancer Fund 40th Anniversary Appeal hits £915000 - Shropshire Live

Lingen Davies Cancer Fund 40th Anniversary Appeal hits £915000  Shropshire Live

Lingen Davies Cancer Fund has leapt over the £900000 mark in its £1.25 million 40th Anniversary Appeal.

Published on 14 December 2018 | 6:16 am


Whitchurch community group seeks volunteers to become a 'Good Neighbour' - Shropshire Live

Whitchurch community group seeks volunteers to become a 'Good Neighbour'  Shropshire Live

A community group in Whitchurch made up of just one volunteer is looking for people to support those who are housebound or lonely.

Published on 14 December 2018 | 6:15 am


Shropshire Council could face bankruptcy, Labour group leader warns - shropshirestar.com

Shropshire Council could face bankruptcy, Labour group leader warns  shropshirestar.com

Shropshire Council could face bankruptcy in the coming years if the Government doesn't bring in a fairer funding scheme, a councillor has warned.

Published on 14 December 2018 | 6:04 am


'Lessons learned' after tragic Archie Spriggs death - shropshirestar.com

'Lessons learned' after tragic Archie Spriggs death  shropshirestar.com

Shropshire Council insists lessons are being learned following the death of Archie Spriggs, whose mother was jailed for life for killing him.

Published on 14 December 2018 | 6:03 am


£1 million study on future of Shirehall in Shrewsbury - shropshirestar.com

£1 million study on future of Shirehall in Shrewsbury  shropshirestar.com

A £1.15 million feasibility study on the future of Shropshire's Shirehall is to get underway.

Published on 14 December 2018 | 6:03 am


More than 20 jobs cut at North Shropshire College - shropshirestar.com

More than 20 jobs cut at North Shropshire College  shropshirestar.com

The equivalent of 30 full time jobs will be axed in a bid to tackle financial issues at a recently merged college.

Published on 14 December 2018 | 6:02 am


Shropshire coaching inn goes on the market for £825000 - shropshirestar.com

Shropshire coaching inn goes on the market for £825000  shropshirestar.com

A period coaching inn near Newport has gone on the market with an asking price of £825000.

Published on 14 December 2018 | 6:02 am


Tributes to 'founding father' David Lloyd at Shropshire Council meeting - shropshirestar.com

Tributes to 'founding father' David Lloyd at Shropshire Council meeting  shropshirestar.com

David Lloyd, from Gobowen near Oswestry, was involved in local government for more than half a century before he died last month aged 86. A *service* of ...

Published on 14 December 2018 | 6:01 am


My Shrewsbury Town side will fight to the death – Sam Ricketts - shropshirestar.com

My Shrewsbury Town side will fight to the death – Sam Ricketts  shropshirestar.com

Sam Ricketts has promised Shrewsbury fans will see their side fight to the death as he prepares for his first home league game tomorrow.

Published on 14 December 2018 | 6:00 am


Parogon Group snaps up Shropshire pub Telford - shropshirestar.com

Parogon Group snaps up Shropshire pub Telford  shropshirestar.com

Parogon Group is to open a new pub in Shropshire next year as it gets set to launch a campaign to create about 150 new jobs across its sites in 2019.

Published on 14 December 2018 | 6:00 am


Novel links Bosnia war with Shropshire peace - shropshirestar.com

Novel links Bosnia war with Shropshire peace  shropshirestar.com

A former Shropshire journalist has published a novel with a plot which links the horrors of the 1990s siege of Sarajevo with the beauty of a village in the ...

Published on 14 December 2018 | 6:00 am


Changes to taxi changes in Shropshire Shrewsbury - shropshirestar.com

Changes to taxi changes in Shropshire Shrewsbury  shropshirestar.com

All taxis across Shropshire will have to be wheelchair accessible by 2021.

Published on 14 December 2018 | 6:00 am


Effervescent, Dull Days - EP review - shropshirestar.com

Effervescent, Dull Days - EP review  shropshirestar.com

Shropshire vocal harmony trio Effervescent have released their debut EP, full of tinkling pop flicks and harmonised vocals.

Published on 14 December 2018 | 5:00 am


Your Midlands and Shropshire am dram guide - shropshirestar.com

Your Midlands and Shropshire am dram guide  shropshirestar.com

Merry Christmas everyone! This is my last page of the year and I cannot wait to tell you all about the Christmas shows out in am dram land. It's panto-tastic, as ...

Published on 14 December 2018 | 3:03 am


Consultation launched on development of Shropshire towns - shropshirestar.com

Consultation launched on development of Shropshire towns  shropshirestar.com

A consultation has begun on the future development of Shropshire towns.

Published on 13 December 2018 | 6:00 am


Huge drop in Shropshire social housing building - shropshirestar.com

Huge drop in Shropshire social housing building  shropshirestar.com

Just 15 homes for social rental were built in Shropshire across 2017/18 and 53 in Telford, new figures have revealed.

Published on 13 December 2018 | 6:00 am


Bridgnorth blues bar closes doors after live music ban - shropshirestar.com

Bridgnorth blues bar closes doors after live music ban  shropshirestar.com

A popular Bridgnorth blues bar has closed its doors after being banned from playing live music.

Published on 13 December 2018 | 6:00 am


Three weeks of repairs start at Shrewsbury multi-storey car park - shropshirestar.com

Three weeks of repairs start at Shrewsbury multi-storey car park  shropshirestar.com

Work to repair the barriers at Shrewsbury's Raven Meadows multi-storey car park will begin tomorrow after Shropshire Council was forced to shut about 200 ...

Published on 13 December 2018 | 6:00 am


Archie Spriggs: Agencies 'missed opportunities' before seven-year-old's murder - shropshirestar.com

Archie Spriggs: Agencies 'missed opportunities' before seven-year-old's murder  shropshirestar.com

Agencies working with the family of a Shropshire schoolboy murdered by his mother missed opportunities to fully assess the impact of his parents' bitter ...

Published on 12 December 2018 | 4:00 pm


Two arrests after cannabis plants found in Shrewsbury house - shropshirestar.com

Two arrests after cannabis plants found in Shrewsbury house  shropshirestar.com

Two people were arrested today after large amount of cannabis was found at a property in Shrewsbury.

Published on 12 December 2018 | 1:28 pm


Thousands left waiting three weeks or more for GP appointments in Shropshire - shropshirestar.com

Thousands left waiting three weeks or more for GP appointments in Shropshire  shropshirestar.com

More than 16700 patients in Shropshire and another 6500 in Telford are waiting three weeks or more to see a GP, new figures have revealed.

Published on 12 December 2018 | 10:52 am


Shropshire MP Owen Paterson's letter of no confidence triggers vote on Theresa May's future - read it in full - shropshirestar.com

Shropshire MP Owen Paterson's letter of no confidence triggers vote on Theresa May's future - read it in full  shropshirestar.com

North Shropshire MP Owen Paterson, the former Northern Ireland and environment secretary, sent a letter triggering the no confidence vote in Prime Minister ...

Published on 12 December 2018 | 8:26 am


Medieval brooch found in Shropshire hills is declared treasure - shropshirestar.com

Medieval brooch found in Shropshire hills is declared treasure  shropshirestar.com

A medieval ring brooch discovered in the South Shropshire hills has been declared treasure by a coroner.

Published on 12 December 2018 | 7:53 am


Action! Shropshire schoolgirl Jane, 18, makes her movie debut - shropshirestar.com

Action! Shropshire schoolgirl Jane, 18, makes her movie debut  shropshirestar.com

There is a slightly bashful air, shy even, about Yi Jane Cheah, as she poses for photographs in the grounds of Concord College.

Published on 12 December 2018 | 6:03 am


RSPCA appeal after more than 1200 calls in Shropshire last year - shropshirestar.com

RSPCA appeal after more than 1200 calls in Shropshire last year  shropshirestar.com

The RSPCA dealt with nearly 1200 calls in Shropshire last winter – and is preparing for another difficult year.

Published on 12 December 2018 | 6:02 am


New information boards aim to improve patient care at Shropshire's hospitals - shropshirestar.com

New information boards aim to improve patient care at Shropshire's hospitals  shropshirestar.com

Innovative new information boards designed to help patients get better care while at hospital are being trialled in Shropshire.

Published on 12 December 2018 | 6:01 am


Shropshire Bronze Age gold pendant 'amazingly rare' - BBC News

Shropshire Bronze Age gold pendant 'amazingly rare'  BBC News

A pendant found by a metal detectorist has been described as "one of the most significant pieces of Bronze Age gold metalwork" ever discovered in Britain.

Published on 11 December 2018 | 12:00 pm


Shropshire shares rise in UK jobless figures - shropshirestar.com

Shropshire shares rise in UK jobless figures  shropshirestar.com

Unemployment rose again in Shropshire – as a warning was given about the impact on jobs in our region of the UK falling into a no-deal Brexit.

Published on 11 December 2018 | 10:39 am


Concerns over aqueduct railings - shropshirestar.com

Concerns over aqueduct railings  shropshirestar.com

Safety levels at two aqueducts on the Shropshire/Welsh border will come under the microscope at an inquest early next year.

Published on 11 December 2018 | 9:42 am


Shropshire radiotherapy staff call for increased funds to fight cancer. - shropshirestar.com

Shropshire radiotherapy staff call for increased funds to fight cancer.  shropshirestar.com

Radiotherapy staff at Shropshire's hospitals are backing a petition calling for an increase in funds to fight cancer.

Published on 11 December 2018 | 6:00 am


Three injured in Christmas party fight at Shropshire hotel - shropshirestar.com

Three injured in Christmas party fight at Shropshire hotel  shropshirestar.com

A man was taken to hospital and two others were injured after a fight broke out at a Christmas party night at a hotel in Shropshire.

Published on 11 December 2018 | 6:00 am


Addict who drove to Shropshire to deal heroin to pay off a drugs debt is locked up for two years - shropshirestar.com

Addict who drove to Shropshire to deal heroin to pay off a drugs debt is locked up for two years  shropshirestar.com

A man who drove to Shropshire to deal heroin to pay off his drugs debt has been locked up for two years.

Published on 11 December 2018 | 6:00 am


Macmillan donated £450000 over the last year for cancer treatment in Shropshire - shropshirestar.com

Macmillan donated £450000 over the last year for cancer treatment in Shropshire  shropshirestar.com

Over the last 12 months, Macmillan Cancer Support has invested over £450000 in cancer services across Shropshire to support people living with cancer.

Published on 11 December 2018 | 6:00 am


Shropshire MPs urge May to re-negotiate Brexit deal - shropshirestar.com

Shropshire MPs urge May to re-negotiate Brexit deal  shropshirestar.com

Shropshire MPs have welcomed the Prime Minister's decision to delay the vote on the Government's proposed Brexit agreement – and told her to go back to the ...

Published on 11 December 2018 | 6:00 am


Shrewsbury rower Kelda to start solo Atlantic challenge tomorrow - shropshirestar.com

Shrewsbury rower Kelda to start solo Atlantic challenge tomorrow  shropshirestar.com

A disabled athlete from Shropshire will tomorrow begin rowing more than 3000 miles across the Atlantic Ocean in aid of a charity she founded.

Published on 11 December 2018 | 6:00 am


£1.6 million football centre planned for Telford - shropshirestar.com

£1.6 million football centre planned for Telford  shropshirestar.com

Shropshire Football Association has unveiled plans to open a £1.6 million training centre of excellence in a bid to boost the sport in the county.

Published on 10 December 2018 | 1:35 pm


Fifteen primary schools to get running tracks made from recycled Shropshire roads - Shropshire Live

Fifteen primary schools to get running tracks made from recycled Shropshire roads  Shropshire Live

Fifteen Shropshire primary schools are to get brand new running tracks made from recycled roads.

Published on 10 December 2018 | 9:00 am


High river levels bring minor flood warning for Shropshire - shropshirestar.com

High river levels bring minor flood warning for Shropshire  shropshirestar.com

Low-lying land across Shropshire is on flood alert today following heavy rain in the county and the Welsh hills.

Published on 8 December 2018 | 9:47 am


Shropshire hero climbed on wing to save shattered plane - shropshirestar.com

Shropshire hero climbed on wing to save shattered plane  shropshirestar.com

To a young Sally Dodwell, Thomas was her one-armed granddad with incredible stories – others knew him as a Shropshire hero who had climbed out onto the ...

Published on 8 December 2018 | 6:00 am


Revealed: Shropshire Council considered moving its HQ to Shrewsbury's Riverside Shopping Centre - shropshirestar.com

Revealed: Shropshire Council considered moving its HQ to Shrewsbury's Riverside Shopping Centre  shropshirestar.com

Shropshire Council considered moving its HQ to the Riverside in Shrewsbury but decided against the idea despite identifying that it could create 'a vibrant, ...

Published on 8 December 2018 | 6:00 am


Budding actors take to the Shropshire stage in Guys and Dolls - shropshirestar.com

Budding actors take to the Shropshire stage in Guys and Dolls  shropshirestar.com

After more than half a year of rehearsals, 25 students have taken centre stage at a Shropshire college in an ambitious production of a popular musical.

Published on 8 December 2018 | 6:00 am


3000 more EU citizens in Shropshire since Brexit vote - shropshirestar.com

3000 more EU citizens in Shropshire since Brexit vote  shropshirestar.com

The number of EU citizens living in Shropshire has risen by about 3000 since the Brexit referendum two years ago.

Published on 8 December 2018 | 6:00 am


Eight sheep dead after dog attack at Shropshire farm - shropshirestar.com

Eight sheep dead after dog attack at Shropshire farm  shropshirestar.com

Two sheep were killed and a further six had to be destroyed after being attacked by a dog on a farm in north Shropshire.

Published on 7 December 2018 | 3:43 pm


Happy ending for Arctic bird stranded in Shropshire garden - shropshirestar.com

Happy ending for Arctic bird stranded in Shropshire garden  shropshirestar.com

This tiny Atlantic bird was found stranded a long way from home, and was cared for at a Shropshire refuge before being freed on the east coast.

Published on 7 December 2018 | 11:24 am


Shropshire salami business is a cut above - shropshirestar.com

Shropshire salami business is a cut above  shropshirestar.com

A charcuterie business has proved it is a cut above by winning a top award.

Published on 7 December 2018 | 10:29 am


'Lessons learned' after death of man who Shropshire authorities thought was boy, 17 - shropshirestar.com

'Lessons learned' after death of man who Shropshire authorities thought was boy, 17  shropshirestar.com

Police and children's services in Shropshire say lessons have been learned after a young man in care, who authorities believed at the time to be a teenager, ...

Published on 7 December 2018 | 8:38 am


Twenty Shropshire community groups hit £600000 jackpot with boost from National Lottery - shropshirestar.com

Twenty Shropshire community groups hit £600000 jackpot with boost from National Lottery  shropshirestar.com

More than £600000 is being given Shropshire community groups in a lottery windfall that will benefit those with hearing loss, visitors to a blackberry fair and ...

Published on 7 December 2018 | 6:00 am


Knockout! Tyson's glove raises £280 for Shropshire cancer group - shropshirestar.com

Knockout! Tyson's glove raises £280 for Shropshire cancer group  shropshirestar.com

A boxing glove signed by Tyson Fury raised £280 for a Shropshire cancer support group in Richie Woodhall's latest charity auction.

Published on 7 December 2018 | 6:00 am


South Shropshire garage to be knocked down to make way for houses - shropshirestar.com

South Shropshire garage to be knocked down to make way for houses  shropshirestar.com

A family-owned garage and 4x4 dealership in south Shropshire has reached the end of the road as its owners have revealed plans to knock it down to make way ...

Published on 7 December 2018 | 6:00 am


Number of homeless children on the rise in Shropshire - shropshirestar.com

Number of homeless children on the rise in Shropshire  shropshirestar.com

Dozens of children in Shropshire will be homeless this Christmas, according to estimates from housing charity Shelter.

Published on 7 December 2018 | 6:00 am


2000 homes planned as Shropshire Council to set up its own house building company - shropshirestar.com

2000 homes planned as Shropshire Council to set up its own house building company  shropshirestar.com

Shropshire Council is to enter the housing business by setting up a company to build more than 2000 homes across the county in the next ten years.

Published on 7 December 2018 | 6:00 am


Card payments down at Shropshire car parks in O2 outage - shropshirestar.com

Card payments down at Shropshire car parks in O2 outage  shropshirestar.com

Visitors to towns across Shropshire could find themselves unable to park thanks to a problem with mobile network O2.

Published on 6 December 2018 | 11:25 am


Shropshire's Knife Angel going to Hull and back - shropshirestar.com

Shropshire's Knife Angel going to Hull and back  shropshirestar.com

Shropshire's Knife Angel will be heading to Hull after spending Christmas and New Year outside Liverpool's Anglican Cathedral.

Published on 6 December 2018 | 9:10 am


20mph limit plea for Shropshire's residential roads - shropshirestar.com

20mph limit plea for Shropshire's residential roads  shropshirestar.com

Calls for a blanket 20mph speed limit on the county's residential roads will be considered by a new group set up by Shropshire Council.

Published on 6 December 2018 | 8:44 am


Flood alerts issued for parts of Shropshire after heavy rain - shropshirestar.com

Flood alerts issued for parts of Shropshire after heavy rain  shropshirestar.com

Flood alerts have been issued for parts of Shropshire as a result of heavy rainfall.

Published on 5 December 2018 | 8:29 am


Popular Shropshire radio presenter Vicki Archer took her own life, coroner concludes - shropshirestar.com

Popular Shropshire radio presenter Vicki Archer took her own life, coroner concludes  shropshirestar.com

Popular BBC Radio Shropshire presenter Vicki Archer left her show mid-way through and went home before taking her own life, a coroner has concluded.

Published on 5 December 2018 | 8:00 am


Rethink begins on Shropshire road repair policy - shropshirestar.com

Rethink begins on Shropshire road repair policy  shropshirestar.com

Shropshire Council has launched a consultation on planned changes to its skidding resistance policy and its highway safety inspection manual.

Published on 5 December 2018 | 6:00 am


New BBC pilot to focus on treasured Shropshire park - shropshirestar.com

New BBC pilot to focus on treasured Shropshire park  shropshirestar.com

One of Shropshire's most treasured parks is to be featured in a new BBC programme.

Published on 5 December 2018 | 6:00 am


Mammoth 80km walking challenge returns to Shropshire - shropshirestar.com

Mammoth 80km walking challenge returns to Shropshire  shropshirestar.com

A mammoth walking challenge launched this year will return in 2019 after the inaugural event was hailed a success.

Published on 5 December 2018 | 6:00 am


Ground-breaking Lego therapy comes to Shropshire - shropshirestar.com

Ground-breaking Lego therapy comes to Shropshire  shropshirestar.com

It looks like child's play, but for Oscar Pollock it could be part of an important therapy that will give him a better quality of life.

Published on 4 December 2018 | 8:00 am


Shropshire mother jailed after taking sons to Antigua - shropshirestar.com

Shropshire mother jailed after taking sons to Antigua  shropshirestar.com

A mother has been jailed for a year after illegally taking her two children from Shropshire to Antigua for six months.

Published on 4 December 2018 | 8:00 am


Last Call: Two fifths of Shropshire pubs have shut in last ten years - shropshirestar.com

Last Call: Two fifths of Shropshire pubs have shut in last ten years  shropshirestar.com

Nearly two in every five pubs in parts of Shropshire have closed in the last decade, new figures show.

Published on 4 December 2018 | 6:02 am


Thousands more Shropshire patients order their prescriptions online - shropshirestar.com

Thousands more Shropshire patients order their prescriptions online  shropshirestar.com

Thousands more people across Shropshire are opting to order their prescriptions online than two years ago, according to NHS data released today.

Published on 3 December 2018 | 8:00 am


'Stronger' leadership needed at Shropshire's hospitals - Lucy Allan - shropshirestar.com

'Stronger' leadership needed at Shropshire's hospitals - Lucy Allan  shropshirestar.com

Stronger and more experienced leadership is needed at the trust running Shropshire's two main hospitals, Telford's MP has said.

Published on 1 December 2018 | 8:00 am


New Shropshire crematorium plan 'in wrong place', say objectors - shropshirestar.com

New Shropshire crematorium plan 'in wrong place', say objectors  shropshirestar.com

A number of disgruntled residents have lodged objections against plans to build a crematorium in a village between Shrewsbury and Oswestry.

Published on 1 December 2018 | 8:00 am


Kindertransport: The Shropshire school with a remarkable history - shropshirestar.com

Kindertransport: The Shropshire school with a remarkable history  shropshirestar.com

Amidst the chaos of the Second World War the sight of evacuees roaming in the relative safety of rural Shropshire was not that unusual.

Published on 1 December 2018 | 8:00 am


Births to remain suspended at Shropshire's rural maternity units - shropshirestar.com

Births to remain suspended at Shropshire's rural maternity units  shropshirestar.com

Births at Shropshire's rural midwife-led units will remain suspended until a long-term plan for the county's maternity services is put in place, health bosses have ...

Published on 1 December 2018 | 8:00 am


'Desperate action' agreed on Shropshire Council overspend - shropshirestar.com

'Desperate action' agreed on Shropshire Council overspend  shropshirestar.com

A series of measures have been agreed by Shropshire Council in a bid to slash its overspend this year.

Published on 30 November 2018 | 8:00 am


Shropshire and Mid Wales battered by 50mph gusts as Storm Diana blows in - shropshirestar.com

Shropshire and Mid Wales battered by 50mph gusts as Storm Diana blows in  shropshirestar.com

Shropshire and Mid Wales were battered by 50mph winds this morning after a yellow weather warning was issued.

Published on 29 November 2018 | 8:00 am


Shropshire hospital chief executive defends trust's reputation - shropshirestar.com

Shropshire hospital chief executive defends trust's reputation  shropshirestar.com

The chief executive of Shrewsbury and Telford Hospital NHS Trust has defended the hospital's reputation after a health watchdog branded it 'inadequate'.

Published on 29 November 2018 | 8:00 am


Shropshire NHS trust moving in 'right direction', says health boss - shropshirestar.com

Shropshire NHS trust moving in 'right direction', says health boss  shropshirestar.com

The boss of Shropshire's two main hospitals says he believes the trust is moving in the right direction and steps are already being taken to make improvements.

Published on 28 November 2018 | 8:00 am


Trees down as 40mph gusts hit Shropshire - shropshirestar.com

Trees down as 40mph gusts hit Shropshire  shropshirestar.com

Winds of up to 40mph brought trees down in Shropshire today.

Published on 28 November 2018 | 8:00 am


Number of traveller caravans declining in Shropshire - shropshirestar.com

Number of traveller caravans declining in Shropshire  shropshirestar.com

The number of traveller caravans in the county has decreased over the last two years, according to government figures.

Published on 27 November 2018 | 8:00 am


Shropshire Councillors sign fracking letter to government - shropshirestar.com

Shropshire Councillors sign fracking letter to government  shropshirestar.com

A number of Shropshire Councillors have signed an open letter opposing government fracking plans.

Published on 26 November 2018 | 8:00 am


Revealed: £320000 spent on Shropshire fly-tipping clear-up - shropshirestar.com

Revealed: £320000 spent on Shropshire fly-tipping clear-up  shropshirestar.com

The scourge of fly-tipping is costing Shropshire more than £320000 a year – with 11 cases every day.

Published on 26 November 2018 | 8:00 am


More than 500 people in Shropshire face being homeless this winter - shropshirestar.com

More than 500 people in Shropshire face being homeless this winter  shropshirestar.com

There are now more than 500 homeless people in Shropshire, Telford and Wrekin, according to a new report.

Published on 26 November 2018 | 8:00 am


New Shropshire ambulance system is delayed by two weeks - shropshirestar.com

New Shropshire ambulance system is delayed by two weeks  shropshirestar.com

A new ambulance-management system for Shropshire, designed to be more resilient at times of high demand, has been pushed back by two weeks for further ...

Published on 24 November 2018 | 8:00 am


Train chaos in Shropshire and Mid Wales set to continue - shropshirestar.com

Train chaos in Shropshire and Mid Wales set to continue  shropshirestar.com

Rail passengers travelling through Shropshire and Mid Wales face a lottery as to whether their trains are running or not.

Published on 24 November 2018 | 8:00 am


People power: Is planning system spinning out of control? - shropshirestar.com

People power: Is planning system spinning out of control?  shropshirestar.com

Charles Green, planning spokesman for the CPRE in Shropshire, questions whether our democracy is working when it comes to planning policy.

Published on 23 November 2018 | 8:00 am


Plan for 60 Shropshire village homes rejected over road safety concerns - shropshirestar.com

Plan for 60 Shropshire village homes rejected over road safety concerns  shropshirestar.com

Controversial plans for more than 60 homes in Albrighton have been thrown out by councillors over concerns about road safety.

Published on 21 November 2018 | 8:00 am


Shropshire student Olivia through to UK mathematics final - shropshirestar.com

Shropshire student Olivia through to UK mathematics final  shropshirestar.com

A high-flying Shropshire student is through to the UK final of a competition for young mathematicians.

Published on 19 November 2018 | 8:00 am


Rise in last minute cancellation of operations in Shropshire - shropshirestar.com

Rise in last minute cancellation of operations in Shropshire  shropshirestar.com

The number of operations cancelled last minute by the trust running Shropshire's two main hospitals has increased significantly.

Published on 19 November 2018 | 8:00 am


Shropshire hosts adult social care pilot scheme - shropshirestar.com

Shropshire hosts adult social care pilot scheme  shropshirestar.com

Shropshire Council has been chosen to pioneer cutting-edge adult social care technology.

Published on 17 November 2018 | 8:00 am


Over 2000 empty Shropshire homes show stark reality of housing crisis - shropshirestar.com

Over 2000 empty Shropshire homes show stark reality of housing crisis  shropshirestar.com

More than 2000 homes in Shropshire are lying empty in the midst of the housing crisis, new figures show.

Published on 16 November 2018 | 8:00 am


£18 million Shropshire power line upgrade plans are submitted - shropshirestar.com

£18 million Shropshire power line upgrade plans are submitted  shropshirestar.com

An £18 million project to improve the electricity supply in north Shropshire has moved one step closer after a planning application was formally submitted for the ...

Published on 15 November 2018 | 8:00 am








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