Letter: Ukip’s bid on energy

I realise that we are now in a climate of electioneering, but I was disappointed to see yet another front page “vow to fight solar farm plans” on October 23 featuring Ukip hopeful William Cash.

Letter: We need to know no-show reasons

NHS logo

Although it may have come as no surprise to those who follow NHS news stories, the Shropshire Star headline of October 21“80 no-shows a day at hospitals” was still a frustrating statistic for all who deplore such a waste of resources.

Letter: Be a man and show respect

domestic violence

The Star reported that in the last three years more than 15,000 Shropshire women had called a charity supporting victims of domestic abuse and they said this was just the tip of the iceberg.

Letter: Major concern at Telford&Wrekin planning decision

Telford & Wrekin Council

I am appalled by a decision made by Telford & Wrekin Council’s planning committee that could possibly be a contributory factor in at best, harm, or at worst, death, of yet another young person on the main road opposite Haybridge shops in Hadley.

Letter: Homes at right price


As a resident of North Shropshire, I’m concerned about the lack of serious local debate on the homes we need in our community when there’s clearly a big problem.

Letter: Reminder to cyclists using footpaths after near misses


Following a number of “near misses”, as one of the Neighbourhood Watch Co-Ordinators in Radbrook Green can I please ask cyclists using the footpaths, especially those connecting Bank Farm Road with Roman Road to remember that they are footpaths, not cycle tracks and use them appropriately.