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22 Apr 2018
  Another week, another SUV. Honestly, that’s how it’s beginning to feel. Crossovers, soft-roaders, Sports Utility Vehicles, call then what you will, they’re the current automotive equivalent of the proverbial hot cake; they’re selling like them too. However, they don’t always prove that tasty to drive. They’re practical, yes, and undoubtedly so in some cases, but exciting? Not really. Well, not...
Martin Lunt warns people in Shropshire to be prepared for hayfever
19 Apr 2018
A Shropshire pharmacist has warned hayfever sufferers to prepare for the warmer weather and shared his top tips to help beat the condition. Martin Lunt owns branches of Lunts Pharmacy in Shrewsbury, Craven Arms and Pontesbury and sees hundreds of people each year who struggle through the summer. Hayfever can cause havoc for the estimated one in five suffering with symptoms but Mr Lunt says there...
19 Apr 2018
A Shropshire-wide writing project which starts with a workshop next month has landed an added attraction.  Would-be writers who come to the free Saturday morning workshop in Shrewsbury will be treated to a special one-off performance of a one-woman play that's already been an Edinburgh Fringe success. The occasion on May 12 will kick-start a year-long project to produce an anthology of Shropshire...
18 Apr 2018
To help address the labour shortages in the construction industries, a special collaborative event is being held at Shrewsbury Colleges Group to give school leavers, students, and the general public a chance to find out about the exciting careers on offer. Britain’s shortage of surveyors, bricklayers and other construction workers is holding back building work just at the time when the country...
18 Apr 2018
The Shrewsbury Business Improvement District (BID), is giving local businesses the chance to shape the future, starting with a renewal ballot. The BID works towards improving businesses within the town, helping Shrewsbury businesses to save money and address key issues affecting businesses today. It is currently coming to the end of a five-year term and is consulting with its members to develop a...
17 Apr 2018
A Shropshire cycling team is travelling to Europe this weekend to take part in the Giro Sardegna road race - a six day event taking place in Sardinia from April 22. Four members of the Rhino Velo Race Team, run by Chris Pook of Estate Agents Cooper Green Pooks and Ben Lawrence of Beaumont Lawrence Chartered Insurance Brokers, will take part in the Gran Giro event - six stages over six days...
12 Apr 2018
A 60’s Night Out Theatre Severn Thursday 12th April   It was an utterly packed house including be-chained dignitaries, that were waiting with deep anticipation for this charity concert to begin, the charity was, Crane Quality Councelling, and the bands on the footplate of the nostalgia train were The Swingin Blue Jeans (Hippy Hippy Shake, Good Golly Miss Molly) and the Merseybeats (Sorrow, Wishin...
The Paul Ray Laughter Show
12 Apr 2018
Shrewsbury & District Buffs  http://Shrewsbury-castle-lodge-raob.btck.co.uk  present a Charity Cabaret in support of South Shropshire Youth Forum http://www.ssyf.net The event will be held at The Beaconsfield Club  SY1 1PD on Friday May 4th. 2018 at 7-30pm  Admission £7  Children under 14 FO C when with a paying adult. Tickets from The Beaconsfield Club or email  [email protected]  or tel...
12 Apr 2018
The 2018 Shrewsbury Regatta will take place on Saturday 12 and Sunday 13 May 2018. The Regatta is one of the oldest events in the rowing calendar, having first been held in 1871. Races will take place on the River Severn in Shrewsbury between English Bridge and the boathouses opposite the Quarry. The organisers expect around 1500 competitors to take part from rowing clubs all over the country....
Integral health specialist Ben Calder
12 Apr 2018
A Shrewsbury integral health expert is launching a 15-day campaign to give free health and wellbeing tips and advice to help people improve their health. Ben Calder, the founder of Shrewsbury’s Centre for Integral Health, is giving the series of daily Facebook Live tutorials as a way of celebrating 15 years since he qualified as a practitioner. The 10-minute tutorials will focus on self-awareness...
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