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Less than nine hours until the window slams shut.

A union district secretary said: "We need better pay to encourage more teachers into the profession. Without more teachers there will be further disruption."

More than 60 Shropshire schools will be affected by industrial action on Wednesday.

A private doctor who put false claims about Covid-19 treatments online has been banned from practising for nine months after a medical tribunal.

Telford Police say people should not attempt to catch it as local wildlife charities have assessed it and they are not concerned.

Flames have been spotted in nearby Church Stretton as fire crews battle a blaze involving gorse.

Ukraine is hoping that the war will be over in May so citizens can travel to see the Eurovision Song Contest, a manager at the country’s public broadcaster said.


This was the moment Lib Dem candidate Helen Morgan was clapped and cheered into the #NorthShropshire  by-election count. Her party are already claiming victory.

"If I think about Shropshire in May 2020, the roads were quiet, people were sticking to the rules and it is an insult to them and all the people who tried to act in the interests of public health."

Daniel Kawczynski says that three Currys employees told him to stay loyal to Boris Johnson when he went in to buy a vacuum cleaner recently.

Mubarek Ali is set to be released after serving five years of a 22-year sentence

A 16-year-old boy referred for hospital checks has been given an appointment in June 2025 – a wait of 951 days.

#BREAKING Lion Hotel in Shrewsbury evacuated in police incident. Nearby streets closed by police. Public urged to keep away. Details to follow.

Have you seen Aimee? She is aged 10 and went missing from her home in Telford today.

The MP has described the plaques as "vandalism" and said it was "sad" that someone had created them, rather than speak directly.