Crime

Shropshire widow in £7,000 benefits fraud

Jennifer Davies

A Shropshire widow who fraudulently claimed thousands of pounds in benefits over a seven-year period admitted she had "buried her head in the sand" when she appeared in court.

Second charge in Telford murder case

Davinia Loynton

A 38-year-old woman has become the second person to be charged in connection with the murder of 59-year-old Davinia Loynton, whose body was found at a flat in Telford.

Bank raid terror still being felt by workers

Newport bank robber Martin Dawson

It took Martin Dawson only 30 seconds to rob a Shropshire bank of just under £8,000 with an imitation firearm. But the terror he brought to staff at the Newport branch of the Britannia is still being felt more than a year later.