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£1.1bn deal safeguards RAF Shawbury training jobs

RAF Shawbury

More than 200 jobs will be safeguarded and improvements made to a Shropshire airbase as part of a £1.1 billion contact.The new deal has been awarded to RAF Shawbury to supply rotary wing training to the armed forces.

Every litter bit helps in Shropshire for Queen’s clean-up

Richards Castle clean-up team members Jane Kightley, Richard Kightley, Judith Sharod, Jill Womack and Gloria Corfield

It has been touted as the biggest simultaneous mass clean-up in the UK. And people across the region were this week continuing to turn out in hi-vis vests and purple T-shirts to spruce up their towns, villages and surrounding countryside in honour of the Queen’s 90th birthday.