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Being the Best

Being the Best

European and Commonwealth gold medal swimmer Adam Whitehead has been leading pupils at Bridgnorth Endowed School during the Be the Best programme, which focuses on…
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Over the Edge

Over the Edge

The National Trust will be repeating its Over the Edge challenge event on October 21. The event is open to both walkers and runners and…
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Boxing clever

Boxing clever

The Wenlock Box Company was pleased to have been selected by the London Organising Committee of the Olympic Games and Paralympic Games to hand craft…
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Representing Britain

Representing Britain

Wrekin College gymnast Georgina Hockenhull has started her international career by representing Great Britain at the European Junior Gymnastic Championship in Brussels. Georgina was selected…
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Right on target!

Shropshire archer Alison Williamson will compete in her sixth consecutive Olympics at London 2012. Alison will be one of three women to represent the nation…
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Eliza to join choir

Eliza to join choir

The Much Wenlock Male Voice Choir is delighted to be participating in a singing event being staged on July 11 to celebrate Much Wenlock’s historic…
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Coracle race date

Coracle race date

Alan Ward Furniture of Shrewsbury is once more sponsoring the World Championship Coracle Race, which takes place on June 15 from the Pengwern Boat Club…
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Easter Egg Dancing

Residents at Blists Hill will be demonstrating the unusual pastime of ‘egg dancing’ over the Easter break from Friday April 6 to Monday April 9.…
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Superbiker Michael

April sees the start of the British Superbike Championships at Brands Hatch and with 28 previous wins under his belt, Bridgnorth based Michael Rutter will…
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Town Plan published

‘Encouraging independent shops to maintain the individuality and market town image of Bridgnorth’ is one of the key priorities identified in the recently published Bridgnorth…
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Wenlock neighbourhood plan

The initial presentation and drop-in event about the Wenlock Neighbourhood Plan was well attended with people spending time looking at displays, voicing concerns, and expressing…
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Town twinning

Incoming chair of the Bridgnorth Town Twinning Association Jenny Lehman is keen to raise the profile of twinning over the coming year by holding themed…
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Taking to the Water!

Residents from Oldbury Grange Nursing Home experienced life on the riverbank during a canal barge trip along the West Midland’s wonderful waterways. Starting their journey…
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