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Remembering His Royal Highness The Duke of Edinburgh

16/04/2021
Queen Elizabeth II and the Duke of Edinburgh visiting Shrewsbury Castle

Prior to the ceremonial funeral tomorrow, Saturday 17 April 2021, and in memory of HRH The Duke of Edinburgh, we take a…

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Active travel manager appointed to promote walking and cycling in Shropshire

16/04/2021

A new active travel manager has been appointed to to lead Shropshire Council’s work to enable and encourage people to walk and…

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Primary school admissions figures for 2021 announced

16/04/2021
children in field

Families in Shropshire are today (Friday 16 April 2021) finding out whether their children have been offered a reception place at their preferred primary…

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Lord Lieutenant pays her respects to HRH Duke of Edinburgh

15/04/2021
HRH The Duke of Edinburgh 10/6/1921-9/4/2021

The Lord Lieutenant of Shropshire Anna Turner pays her respects to His Royal Highness The Duke of Edinburgh. The Duke of Edinburgh’s…

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Coronavirus: Symptom-free testing centre to open in Shifnal   

15/04/2021

A new symptom-free COVID-19 testing centre will open in Shifnal next Monday (19 April 2021). The new testing centre will offer rapid…

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Coronavirus: COVID-19 cases down by nearly 50%

15/04/2021

During the 7-day period between 2-8 April 2021: 32 new cases reported This was a decrease of 29 cases (47%) compared to the previous week…

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Western Power to reinforce underground cables on Welshpool Road, Shrewsbury

15/04/2021

Temporary traffic lights will be in place on Welshpool Road, Shrewsbury – adjacent to Little Oxon Lane – from Monday 17 May…

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Coronavirus: Walk-in COVID-19 testing for people with no symptoms available in Wem

14/04/2021

A walk-in testing centre, where people with no symptoms of COVID-19 can collect Lateral Flow Testing kits, has moved to a new location in Wem.  The new venue…

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Coronavirus: Visitors to Bridgnorth guaranteed a warm and safe welcome

14/04/2021

Bridgnorth is safe, and very much open for business – that’s the message from local traders who welcomed back shoppers this week.…

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Visitor numbers up 6% on 2019 as shoppers return to Shrewsbury’s Darwin Centre

14/04/2021

The number of people visiting Shrewsbury’s Darwin Shopping Centre on Monday (12 April 2021) was up 6% on the equivalent day in…

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