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The fete carried on despite bad weather before the start

St Michael's Fete

Dr Catherine Beanland, who started the petition to stop the ward closure, behind Jan Ditheridge, chief executive of the Shropshire Community NHS Trust, who explains the move   Photos: Adrian Kibbler

Recruitment crisis behind changes at Ludlow Hospital - health chief

Rosa James leading the Breton dances

Vive La France at Hyssington

From left Aitana Sanchez and Martha-Rae Blockley

Bishop's Castle Primary School summer fayre

Advertiser news editor Mark Bowen says the health trust would do well to remember what happened a decade ago when an attempt was made to close Ludlow Hospital

Advertiser comment - Hands off Ludlow Hospital

Laura Bacal buys a small serving vessel from Neil Alcock of Vineyard Pottery

Made in Shropshire market in Ludlow

Your District News Bishop's Castle to Westhope, July 30, 2015

Your District News Bishop's Castle to Westhope, July 30, 2015

A Tenbury farm worker has been given a suspended sentence after attacking his sister

Tenbury farm worker who attacked sister given a suspended sentence by judge

Ludlow man has jail sentence reduced

Ludlow man has jail sentence reduced

A public meeting will be held tonight to discuss the future of Ludlow Hospital

Meeting will discuss the future of Ludlow Hospital

Shropshire Council say they will have another look at the mini island on the A456 at the junction adjacent to Tenbury Hospital

Shropshire Council to look again at Burford traffic island

The family of Ken Gwilliam have paid tribute to him following his death on Saturday

Family pay tribute to 'true countryman'

Successful students from Moor Park

School's success makes for a fond farewell for departing headmaster

Clun Art and Craft Show at Hightown Community Room. Artist Chris Bean paints watched by Nigel Kerry and Debi (CORR) Angell.. (33238884)

Life gets crafty in Clun

Rev Helen Roberts is leaving Tenbury for pastures new

Methodist minister on the move from Tenbury

The Boot Inn manager Chris Thorpe toasts the excellent turn out for the beer and cider festival at the pub in Orleton

Beer festival held at The Boot Inn in Orleton

Shropshire Community Health Trust says the closure of a ward at Ludlow Hospital will benefit patients, visitors and staff

Health trust says ward closure at Ludlow Hospital will 'benefit patients'

The scene on the A49 where a fatal accident occurred near Church Stretton    Photo:@OPUShropshire

Police appeal for information about fatal A49 accident near Church Stretton

GPs at the Ludlow Portcullis Surgery say the closure of one of the town's two hospital wards is the 'beginning of the end for Ludlow Hospital.'

'The beginning of the end for Ludlow Hospital' - claim doctors

A carriage containing the mayor and mayoress of Ludlow makes its way over Ludford Bridge  Photos: Mark Bowen

War horses remembered in Ludlow

The scene on the A49 this morning where a serious accident has occurred near Church Stretton    Photo:@OPUShropshire

Man dies in A49 accident near Church Stretton

The scene on the A49 this morning where a serious accident has occurred near Church Stretton    Photo:@OPUShropshire

Serious accident closes A49 near Church Stretton

A damaged wall in Market Street in Tenbury Wells

Troubles continue with work in Tenbury town centre

Philip Dunne, MP for Ludlow, is urging local councils across the Marches to work with the Marches Local Enterprise Partnership to put forward plans for a new Enterprise Zone

Enterprise Zone bid backed by Ludlow MP

Pupils receive the flag from Philip Dunne

Westminster flag returns to Onny School

Pupils at Abberley Hall School have been enjoying bee keeping

Bees buzzing at school near Tenbury

Vince Williams and Jon Goodson, pictured here with canal enthusiast Annie Felix and president Carol Hardy

Knowbury WI

Members Rob Downes, Jack Andow, Joan Rawlings and Carol Steele are determined to complete the jigsaw

Ludlow Cancer Support Group to hold first AGM

Ludlow Young Farmers Club is holding a charity auction at Henley Farm this Sunday

Ludlow Young Farmers to hold charity auction

St Peter's Church warden, Robin Wilson, with a selection of the autographs received so far.

Pudleston Flower Festival will have licence to thrill

Cameras were taken off the Ludlow Campaign for Fairness and now the rules are being changed to prevent actions that Councillor Andy Boddington described as ‘worthy of a totalitarian state’

U-turn after 'totalitarian action' by council

Your Districts for Bishop's Castle to The Strettons, week commencing July 23

Your Districts for Bishop's Castle to The Strettons, week commencing July 23

Holmcroft in Brimfield will be opened on Sunday

Gardens to open in south Shropshire

The Pine Marten was said to be extinct in England

Pine Marten spotted in south Shropshire

Bishops Castle's mayor, Councillor Karen Bavastock, watches her niece 10-year-old Leela Owen help five-year-old Megan Morris enter the 'guess the number of sweets' competition  Photos: Andy Compton

Mayor of Bishop's Castle holds charity coffee morning

Councillor Andy Boddington, who represents Ludlow on Shropshire Council, has welcomed news that Minsterley Motors has been reappointed to run bus services

Ludlow bus service is retained

Sam Gibson has been jailed following an attack on his uncle in Oakengates

Church Stretton man jailed for attack on uncle

A doberman jumps through a ring of fire as part of the Paws For Thought team  Photos: Mark Bowen

Ludlow Dog Day held at Stokesay Court

Serving the drinks were Heather Morris, Jay Upton and Liz Blake

Clun enjoys a touch of France

Youngsters enjoyed a 'kids corner' in Castle Square, Ludlow, by taking part in numerous activities including planting seeds, art, and a bungee run. 14-year-old Ella Ranson takes a turn on the Bungee Run  Photos: Andy Compton

Kids Corner takes place in Ludlow

Shropshire Council wants to hear from local organisations or individuals interested in providing youth activities

Shropshire Council puts provision for youth serves out to tender

The well trodden path is threatened by a small development of 10 new homes to be built on a plot of land near Ludlow Junior School

Hope 'informal' Ludlow footpath will be saved

Back Row are Noah Deakin-Colon with Councillor Sebastian Bowen and front are from left Hope Oliver, Elsie Deakin-Colon and Eloise Kurkus

Orleton Primary School pupils mark completion of housing development

The Ludlow Dog Day takes place at Stokesay Court on Sunday (July 19)

Ludlow Dog Day to take place this weekend

Councillor Richard Huffer and resident John Hughes at the new mini roundabout in Burford

'Death trap' fears about Burford road

Ludlow musician gets double first from Cambridge

Award winners at Ludlow College rock

FROM LEFT: Mayor Karen Bavastock getting ready for the coffee morning with Mary Seldon town clerk, and Meg Gwilliam assistant clerk

Bishop's Castle mayor's charity fundraising

Long serving teachers Sue Fairbrace and Arlaine Nunn are retiring from Ludlow Infant and Nursery School

Long serving teachers retire from Ludlow school

The day-long Scarecrow Sunday spectacular will take place in Brampton Bryan on August 2

Scarecrow Sunday event

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