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Bill Longmore

Star comment: Changing of guard at the polls

The noise surrounding the EU referendum has had an unfortunate side effect in that it has tended to drown out the debate on another important issue which will be determined by your votes today – the future shape of policing in Shropshire and the general West Mercia area.

Dairy day diary date as show heads for town

Farming Talk logo cows milking parlour

For the first time in its three-year history, dairy farmers across the UK can show their cattle free of charge in all classes at UK Dairy Day 2016 thanks to a partnership between the show and Anglia Farmers Limited.

Star comment: Balancing safety at air shows

The Red Arrows at Cosford Air Show

Safety, they say, is no accident, and in the aftermath of the dreadful tragedy at Shoreham it should be remembered that air shows in Britain have entertained vast crowds of people over many years without serious incidents involving the spectators.