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Evening of Medicine and Health Taster Lectures

An evening of free mini lectures on medicine and health is being held to provide a taste of learning and research at University Centre Shrewsbury. Renowned academics from the Institute of Medicine will share insights on a selection of topics at Guildhall in Frankwell Quay on Thursday November 26th, 2015.

Council invites people to sign Book of Condolence following Paris terror attacks

A Book of Condolence has been opened at Shrewsbury Museum and Art Gallery for people to add messages of sympathy following the Paris terror attacks. The book is available in the Foyer for people to sign, and will be remain there for the next fortnight.

Final preparations underway to ensure Shrewsbury's Christmas lights switch on 2015 is a real cracker

Final preparations are underway to ensure Shrewsbury's Christmas Cracker goes with a bang. A packed programme of entertainment has been lined up for the event, which takes place this Wednesday, in locations across the town centre.

Shrewsbury's light switch on to be broadcast live around town

Parts of Shrewsbury's Christmas Cracker festivities will be broadcast live around town by audio feed for the first time in its history. The celebrations, which take place on Wednesday, mark the start of late night shopping and the launch of the Christmas lights display.

Shrewsbury BID awarded industry accreditation

Shrewsbury BID has been awarded a prestigious industry-led accreditation for being a well-run organisation that delivers real value and benefits to its members.