Cover Story: A fine arrangement

Swim safe this summer


Shropshire health and fitness expert and accomplished swimmer Daryl Parry – general manager at Castle Country Club at Rowton, near Shrewsbury – says children should learn to swim as early as possible.

Harnessing the future


Major change is ahead for The Perry Riding for the Disabled Group, which is currently based at Perry Cottage, Yeaton, near Shrewsbury, writes Susie King.

Drawing on experience


Accomplished Shropshire glass artist David Dawkins was starting to notice how expensive it was to exhibit at shows, writes Neil Thomas.

The caring face of the county


We can barely remember what county life was like without our Severn Hospice service. But it is still a ‘fancy that’ moment to recall that the first building was opened in Shrewsbury 25 years ago, writes Shirley Tart.