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Crowds at the 2018 Newport Show
21 Apr 2019
The ‘kiss of death’, ‘heel clicker’, ‘lazy boy’, and the ‘Superman seat grab’ are just a few of the incredible aerial tricks awaiting visitors to the 110th Newport Show this year. Show Manager Sally Western, who celebrated one year in the position earlier this year, has revealed the stunts will be performed by the Bolddog Lings, this year’s main attraction. And the show on July 13 is looking up...
18 Apr 2019
Shropshire Youth Support Trust (SYST) charity and members of its ASYSTORS Panel are celebrating the launch of a brand-new lifestyle eating enterprise, Lyfbar in Lawley Square, Telford. The brainchild of Alex Archibald and Bethany Tomlinson, Lyfbar offers a ‘healthy and convenient alternative to traditional fast food’ and illustrates how the ASYSTOR concept is helping nurture and drive forward...
18 Apr 2019
An attractive north Shropshire village convenience store which also features a first floor self-contained apartment is for sale. The end of terrace mixed use property incorporates the thriving West Felton Stores, including a Post Office counter, on the ground floor, with a one bedroom apartment above it. Occupying a prominent roadside location in the village, on the corner of Holyhead Road and...
18 Apr 2019
A 17-year-old a classically trained soprano has landed a music scholarship at a prestigious Shropshire College. Sixth Form student Rhian Jones was presented with the Walker Music Scholarship at Ellesmere College after a private performance of three songs in the College’s Chapel. The scholarship was created by Tom and Margaret Walker as a thank you for the education of their own two children...
18 Apr 2019
The ‘kiss of death’, ‘heel clicker’, ‘lazy boy’, and the ‘Superman seat grab’ are just a few of the incredible aerial tricks awaiting visitors to this year’s Staffordshire County Show. The stunts will be performed by the Bolddog Lings - returning to the show after proving a hit with visitors two years ago. The troupe of riders in the freestyle motocross display team have been announced as the...
17 Apr 2019
One of Shrewsbury’s most historic and longest-serving fine dining restaurants is aiming to become the town’s go-to venue for casual dining. Drapers Hall Restaurant in Saint Mary’s Place has already secured a place on the culinary map of Shropshire for its five star A La Carte menu and top-notch dining experience but owners Edward Taylor and Robert Jones are now also aiming to be the town’s first...
17 Apr 2019
A new regional director has been appointed to lead one of Shrewsbury’s leading house builders. Craig White (33), steps up to the position at expanding firm Galliers Homes, who are behind a range of housing developments in the county. Craig started his career in building 15 years ago as a trainee quantity surveyor at Persimmon Homes, attending a day release course at Wolverhampton University to...
David Domoney, celebrity gardening guru
17 Apr 2019
A world-renowned celebrity gardening guru has been announced as the star of this year’s prestigious Shrewsbury Flower Show. David Domoney has been the resident gardener on ITV’s This Morning for more than ten years. He also presents ITV’s Love Your Garden programme alongside Alan Titchmarsh. He will be at the two-day event which is being held this year on Friday 9th and Saturday 10th August....
17 Apr 2019
Shrewsbury has once again been named as one of the best places to live in the UK by The Sunday Times. Rubbing shoulders amongst the likes of York, Bury St Edmonds, Dundee and overall winner, Salisbury, Shrewsbury was highlighted as one of the best places to live in the Midlands region. Shrewsbury was described as “an exceptionally attractive, defiantly unaffected town with an award-winning market...
16 Apr 2019
A Shropshire show which showcases hundreds of class vehicles is back for its 32ndyear with a host of attractions for the whole family. The Shropshire Family Vintage Show returns to the Greenhous West Mid Showground this summer on July 6 and 7. The show, organised by the Mid Shropshire Vintage Club, which has also been running for over three decades, is a two-day vintage vehicle extravaganza. It...
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