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Shropshire schools make the grade with GCSE success - shropshirestar.com
Last year the proportion of top grades fell for the second year running – but Shropshire schools bucked the trend and teachers will be hoping the same will happen this year. Telford & Wrekin Council, however, said it expected the proportion of pupils ...
Thu, 21 Aug 2014 07:11:47 GMT
Shropshire tourist attraction joins in ice bucket challenge charity craze - shropshirestar.com
It's the latest craze sweeping the social networks. Now, staff at a Shropshire attraction are the latest participants in the ice bucket challenge. Tweet. People across the world, including celebrities like footballer David Beckham and pop singer Lady ...
Thu, 21 Aug 2014 08:10:24 GMT
Star comment: It's sweet success for Shropshire at fine food awards - shropshirestar.com
The news that Shropshire's food producers have swept the board at the food industry's Oscars comes as no surprise. The county has long held a reputation for excellence in food and drink and its success in the Great Taste Awards is another feather in ...
Thu, 21 Aug 2014 09:41:04 GMT
Boy, 12, was found hanging at his Telford home - shropshirestar.com
Shropshire Coroner John Ellery recorded a verdict that he hanged himself, but that his intentions, as to whether or not he intended to kill himself, were not clear. Dylan had been a pupil at Lakeside Academy in Stirchley since January 2014. His parents ...
Wed, 20 Aug 2014 16:35:54 GMT
Shropshire dementia project puts care in the spotlight - shropshirestar.com
You can find out how to vote in Saturday's Shropshire Star. This year's awards will take place in the reception area of the Shropshire Women and Children's Centre at the PRH at 2pm on September 11. The ceremony will take place ahead of the trust's ...
Thu, 21 Aug 2014 08:55:08 GMT
Shropshire MP calls for for new strategy to beat rural crime - shropshirestar.com
"Thieves have been targeting machinery, tools, fuel, and even livestock in some parts of Shropshire, which pushes up insurance premiums and can be devastating for farmers and rural families." Mr Pritchard's calls follow last week's revelation that the ...
Wed, 20 Aug 2014 18:19:16 GMT
Shrewsbury Town fans angry at parking loss - shropshirestar.com
Fans learned of the blow via the travel plan page on Shrewsbury Town Football Club's website which read: “Meole Brace P&R is NOT available until further notice.” And supporters have been left in the dark as to the reason or length of the ban after ...
Thu, 21 Aug 2014 06:56:02 GMT