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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

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

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

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

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

Church Stretton man jailed for attack on uncle

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

Your Districts for Church Stretton to The Strettons, week commencing July 15

Your Districts for Church Stretton to The Strettons, week commencing July 15

Andrew Corbett of Perfect Arc joins in a cup of tea and cupcake with Wayne Stewardson, proprietor of W. M. Stewardson

Tea party in Ludlow for Marie Curie Cancer Care

Andrew Barrett, Ludovic Thomas, Kieran Price, Tom Grimes, and Rory McDermott at Walcott Hall

Students attend Bishop's Castle Community College prom

Your Districts for Bayton to The Strettons, week commencing July 9

Your Districts for Bayton to The Strettons, week commencing July 9

Bowkett’s staff dressed as characters including Batman and Robin, Jack Sparrow, Sandy from Grease, Hermione from Harry Potter and Boo from Monsters Inc

Fancy dress at Tenbury supermarket

The Worx's proprietor Jo Beadman with the team Theoline Potter, Christine Shone, Sarah Jones and Wendy Williams

Expansion for hair and beauty business in Bishops Castle

At Shrewsbury Crown Court an outdoor adventure centre based new Cleobury admitted being in breach of health and safety regulations

Cleobury adventure centre admits breach of regulations

Your Districts for Bishop's Castle to Westhope, week commencing July 2

Your Districts for Bishop's Castle to Westhope, week commencing July 2

Aoife Ann Houghton is this year's Bishop's Castle carnival princess

Bishop’s Castle Carnival Queen and Princess announced

Pupils from Ludlow Junior School have made a film

Red carpet treatment for young Ludlow film makers

Campaigners in Church Stretton are asking the community to rally round to raise more than £200,000 to modernise the town's swimming pool

Plan launched to improve Church Stretton Swimming Pool

IT is 50 years since the National Trust acquired a large part of the Long Mynd by public subscription for £18,000

National Trust celebrates 50 years since acquiring Long Mynd

Edwin Hawsan performed a basket-making demonstration at a recent Knowbury WI meeting

A busy summer diary for Knowbury WI

Mark Williams, MP for Ceredigion, is visiting Ludlow as guest speaker at the Liberal Democrat post-election party

Liberal Democrat MP to visit Ludlow

Your Districts for Bishop's Castle to Westhope, week commencing June 25

Your Districts for Bishop's Castle to Westhope, week commencing June 25

Your Districts for Bishop's Castle to The Strettons, week commencing June 18

Your Districts for Bishop's Castle to The Strettons, week commencing June 18

Nearly 100 cyclists rode through South Shropshire during a 100 mile charity ride from Worcester to Aberdovey. Cyclists taking part in the event stopped off at the Shropshire Hills Discovery Centre during their ride organised to raise funds for St Richards

Charity cyclists depend upon Craven Arms

Morris dancers took to the street of Ludlow

Morris Dancing in Ludlow Town Centre

Rock of Ages experience

Rock of Ages Experience

Alan Doust, head teacher at the Bishop's Castle Community College, is concerned about the prospects for the SpArC centre, its swimming pool and arts complex

Bishop's Castle headteacher concerned about future of SpArC

Your Districts for Bishop's Castle to The Strettons, week commencing June 11

Your Districts for Bishop's Castle to The Strettons, week commencing June 11

A team from Micky Miller's Playbarn in Craven Arms will take a zip wire challenge to help Hope House Children’s Hospices

Team from Mickey Miller's Family Playbarn in Craven Arms to do zip wire challenge for Hope House

Broncroft Castle's Karn Whalley (right) with neighbour Sue Teague looking at the rhododendrons during the Open Gardens afternoon  1522_51001

Broncroft Castle opens gardens

Guest artists Andrew Eastwood and Shannon Donovan

Still time to exhibit at the Church Stretton and South Shropshire Art and Crafts Exhibition

Tenbury Wells Methodist Church Table Sale. Flying the flag for Tenbury Wells Royal British Legion ladies section were members from left Linda Perks, Prue Winton, Maureen Howells and Angela Kennedy. 1520_7004 (27099030)

Tenbury Methodists sale

Jill Bunn will present a cookery demonstration as part of a Hobson's foodie event

Cleobury brewery presents foodie event

VE Day celebrated at Stretton Hall and Corbrook Park

VE Day celebrated at Stretton Hall and Corbrook Park

Your Districts for Bishop's Castle to The Strettons, week commencing June 4

Your Districts for Bishop's Castle to The Strettons, week commencing June 4

Graham Arnold

Graham Arnold’s exhibition of recent paintings, drawings and collages and Robert Bates’ exhibition of recent watercolours will be at the Silk Top Hat Gallery

Bride Olivia Bowen with groom Tenge Genc  Photos: Emma Morris

Aston-on-Clun celebrates Arbor Day

The dishevelled scarecrow is being given a new look

Acton Scott scarecrow given make-over

From left Alan Yarnold, David Rawlings and Victoria Sugden. Photo by Alison Wozencroft Photography.

Vintage tractors take to the road for charity

Your Districts for Bishop's Castle to Westhope, week commencing May 28

Your Districts for Bishop's Castle to Westhope, week commencing May 28

Sally Petch aims to support British farmers with her new shop Sheep-ish

New store aims to support local wool industry

Your Districts for Bishop's Castle to The Strettons, week commencing May 21

Your Districts for Bishop's Castle to The Strettons, week commencing May 21

Joe Keates takes a break from the cycle track to pose for a picture with (from left) Martin Griffiths from Quast 88, trail builder Tom Simpson, Ian Tierney from 'Wheels for All', Ray Hughes from Shropshire County Council, and Catherine Collier the centre'

Cycle trail opens at Discovery Centre in Craven Arms

Karen Bavastock, who has been re-elected as mayor of Bishop's Castle, says there is a pressing need for jobs and housing in the town

Call for more homes and jobs from Bishop's Castle mayor

Two women walking in a wood in spring time

Making new discoveries at National Trust places in Herefordshire

The mouth watering smell of freshly baked bread wafted through Bishops Castle Town Hall thanks to and artisan bread stall called Amanda's Bread'. The stall is rung by Hopesay's Amanda Simpison-Atkins. 1515_52001

The mouth watering smell of freshly baked bread

A man smashed shelves because 'he did not like Cleobury'

Man went wild because 'he did not like Cleobury'

Your Districts for Bishop's Castle to The Strettons, week commencing May 14

Your Districts for Bishop's Castle to The Strettons, week commencing May 14

Moors Meadow Gardens and Nursery in Collington near Bromyard was open for National Open Gardens Day on April 17

Garden enthusiasts flock to Moors Meadow

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