Telford Journal

Fewer mothers-to-be in Telford now smoke

British Lung Foundation

The number of women in Telford who smoke during pregnancy has fallen by 9,000 over the last 12 years, new figures from the region’s clinical commissioning group have revealed.

Thomas Telford £10 vote hits a dud note

Civil engineer Thomas Telford, who was responsible for many major Shropshire building projects as the county surveyor

Shropshire’s industrial pioneer Thomas Telford has missed out on the chance to be the face of Scotland’s new £10 note – despite topping a poll to decide on the matter.