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Shropshire primary schools make the grade

primary school children

More than three quarters of primary school pupils across the Shropshire local education authority hit the Government’s benchmark standard in reading, writing and maths, new figures revealed today.

Decay fears for Shropshire's industrial past

Ironbridge museums archaeologist Shane Kelleher in front of Bedlam Furnaces, Ironbridge

They were at the heart of the Industrial Revolution that made Ironbridge great. But today the historic furnaces in The Gorge have been declared “at risk” by English Heritage, along with 11 other historic sites in the county.