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24th December, 2010

Detectives investigating a series of suspected arson attacks on a Shrewsbury estate have charged a man with arson at one of the properties.

The 18-year-old was arrested this morning (23 December) at an address in Shrewsbury.
He has...

24th December, 2010

Shropshire and Wrekin Fire Authority wish to reassure the community and staff from the Service that the recent article in the Shrewsbury Chronicle (Thursday, 23 December 2010) entitled ‘Town Fire Station HQ Project is Scrapped’ together with the...

21st December, 2010

An almost 28 per cent the Government spending cut in the county’s fire and rescue service grant over the next four years is “very worrying” for Shropshire’s future, warned the Chair of the Shropshire and Wrekin fire authority.

Councillor...

16th December, 2010

Special Constables based in Telford will be on hand from Thursday 16th December until Saturday 18th December to support a fire safety event that Shropshire Fire and Rescue Service are holding in Telford Shopping Centre....

13th December, 2010

Police in Shropshire today issued a warning to keep off frozen ponds and lakes following an incident in Shrewsbury where a young boy fell through ice.

The incident happened on a pond behind Battlefield Plaza, near the DVLA centre on...

13th December, 2010

Shropshire’s fire chief has appealed to all drivers to take care on the roads this Christmas to avoid a potential tragedy.

Tragic deaths at this time of the year were “so poignant,” Paul Raymond told road safety advocates at Shropshire...

8th December, 2010

Shropshire schoolchildren will join firefighters and staff from Shropshire Fire and Rescue Service at its annual Christmas Festival of Carols in Shrewsbury on December 15.

This year the service will be held at Holy Trinity Church, Meole...

6th December, 2010

Christmas is coming. Thieves will be looking to businesses to provide them with extra Christmas presents. Please deny them this opportunity at your business.

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2nd December, 2010

Police officers in Telford are investigating following a suspicious fire in Donnington. The incident occurred on Ash Lea Drive on Wednesday 1st December.

At just after 11pm a member of the public called the police to report they'd heard a...

1st December, 2010

The Safer Roads Partnership are today warning people of the dangers of drink driving during the festive period. With the season of festivities now underway the Partnership, together with partner agencies, will be raising awareness of the...