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THE POWER OF MUSIC

Heather Large meets a man determined to continue raising funds for a cancer charity, through music, in memory of his mum.  When Mark Fielden’s mother

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A PASTIME WITH STAMP OF APPROVAL

Daniel Morris chats to Richard Camp, chairman of Telford Stamp and Card Club, to find out more about the popular hobby and its links to

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ADVENTURES WITH MAN’S BEST FRIEND

Matthew Panter chats with a traveller and photographer who shares all his adventures with his beloved dog.  Sometimes you just can’t help standing to admire

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JUMPING FOR JOY

Matthew Panter chats with a parachutist and base jumper about his adventures  There were naturally some nerves. Of course there would be when tandem jumping

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WONDERS OF THE HEAVENS

In the wake of NASA’s recent achievements, Daniel Morris takes a look up at the stars with two of the region’s foremost space experts.  Over

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THE MAGIC OF PAPER MARBLING

  Heather Large chats to a Shropshire artist who uses a Japanese method of paper marbling to create unique designs As a young bookbinder, Sarah Amatt was

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Oh, Christmas tree

It’s the busy season for Christmas tree growers. Heather Large goes behind the scenes at Leaton Forest as they get ready for harvest time.  

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Cards full of heart

After 55 years, the Shrewsbury Charity Christmas Card Shop is still supporting good causes across the region, as Daniel Morris discovers.  This year, a well-loved

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From Lolly Pop to Wicked Queen

Matthew Panter chats to panto star Anna Kumble about her role in Snow White and The Seven Dwarfs.  You might think channelling her inner baddie

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New lives born out of war

Ukrainian refugees have been given new homes, new lives and jobs by the people of Cleobury Mortimer. Matthew Panter takes up their story   The peace