The wife of a walker injured when a burning tree came crashing down on top of him today expressed her anger at “irresponsible” fire starters.
Keep up with the Princess Royal as she attends two important functions in Shropshire today.
A fire broke out at factory site GKN in Telford in the early hours of this morning.
Five trains have jumped red lights on a line through Shropshire and Mid Wales – because of a trial scheme to turn Britain’s railway system to metric.
A man has appeared in court to deny breaking into Shrewsbury’s Parade Shopping Centre on two separate occasions and taking more than £50,000 worth of jewellery.
A Shropshire man has been found not guilty of raping a 19-year-old woman.
A man from Market Drayton has appeared in court to admit possessing heroin and cocaine with intent to supply.
A campaign group fighting for fair milk prices for dairy farmers will be putting pressure on processors to stabilise prices before pushing for an increase, members say.
A 22-year-old Telford man admitted wielding a samurai sword in a street when he appeared at crown court.
A proposed new Lidl supermarket could pull shoppers away from Oswestry town centre, a councillor has warned.
An election has been requested to fill the casual vacancy following the resignation of Martin Bennett. Please download the two documents below for details.
Oswestry was selected by Government to be a pathfinder for neighbourhood planning as part its Localism legislation.
Working with the local community ,through groups and individuals ,we are one of the first town councils in England to complete a neighbourhood plan.
Support was engaged through professional planning and consultation consultants and the process and resulting action plan was produced over a 12 month period.
The plan gives a strong community mandate to the town council and Shropshire Council.
Our thanks are offered to all those who took part in the process, the Steering Group and Councillor Martin Bennett for his chairmanship and leadership over the last 12 months.
Your Council is responsible for a wide range of services which effect the daily lives of people who live and work in Oswestry. If you are not sure what your council does, then why not take a look to find out.
With 18 Councillors covering the Seven Wards of Oswestry it's easy to not know who your councillor is or which ward you live in, our interactive map will help you to find out.
The Town Mayor is Councillor John Gareth Jones. John Gareth is a longstanding town councillor with a passion for all things Oswestry. The Mayoress is Mrs Tegwen Jones. The Mayor and Mayoress are keen to meet as many people as possible during their year in Office. If you would like to extend an invitation to them for any event you have then please email firstname.lastname@example.org