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 is a bit of a challenge for Anna Kumble. After all, as 90s pop star Lolly, she was loved by young fans through a string of top-ten hits including Viva… Continue reading From Lolly Pop to Wicked Queen

November 28, 2022

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.   There is nothing quite like a real Christmas tree and for many families choosing their own from the field is a much-loved tradition.   At Leaton Forest, near Shrewsbury, around… Continue reading Oh, Christmas tree

November 28, 2022

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 charitable enterprise has celebrated a tremendous 55 years of supporting good causes during the festive season. Set up in the town’s St Mary’s Church, the Shrewsbury Charity Christmas Card Shop opened its… Continue reading Cards full of heart

November 28, 2022