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Dalian Atkinson: Two PCs may be charged over footballer Taser death

Ex-Aston Villa striker Dalian Atkinson died in August 2016 after being Tasered by police. Source: BBC News Shropshire

Name checks to begin on bank payments

A recipient's name will be as critical as the account number and sort code when transferring money from July. Source: BBC News Shropshire

Mystery donor gives thousands to ill Shropshire boy

An anonymous donor gives the final £100,000 needed to help the family reach its target. Source: BBC News Shropshire

Mystery donor gives thousands to ill Shropshire boy

An anonymous donor gives the final £100,000 needed to help the family reach its target. Source: BBC News Shropshire

Hundreds attend veteran Royal Marine's funeral after appeal

More than 200 students, ex-servicemen and serving soldiers honour David McLaren Kerr at his funeral. Source: BBC News Shropshire

Thousands share appeal for mourners at veteran’s funeral

An appeal for mourners to honour David McLaren-Kerr has been retweeted thousands of times. Source: BBC News Shropshire

Woman crushed by falling tree in Market Drayton

An elderly woman was pinned to the ground beneath the tree and had to be cut free by firefighters. Source: BBC News Shropshire

Carlsberg blast inquest: Coroner's warning after ammonia death

Engineer David Chandler died after inhaling the gas at a brewery, an inquest heard. Source: BBC News Shropshire

Carlsberg blast inquest: Coroner's warning after ammonia death

Engineer David Chandler died after inhaling the gas at a brewery, an inquest heard. Source: BBC News Shropshire

Warwickshire police will 'need new partnership' MP says

Warwickshire Police's five year alliance with West Mercia Police could end within a year. Source: BBC News Shropshire

New £5bn Transport for Wales rail franchise begins

Operators promise to transform the railways but warn a fleet of new trains will take time. Source: BBC News Shropshire

Fleetwood Town 2-1 Shrewsbury Town

Fleetwood pick up their second home win of the season with victory over Shrewsbury. Source: BBC News Shropshire

Protest planned over Telford hospital A&E closure

Telford and Wrekin Council says it has it organised the rally so people can make their voices heard. Source: BBC News Shropshire

Call to refurbish Telford homes for doctors to staff A&E

A council leader appeals for tradespeople to refurbish homes which can be accommodation for doctors. Source: BBC News Shropshire

Shrewsbury train patrols target 'county lines' dealers

Dealers from Merseyside and the West Midlands are believed to be transporting drugs to Shrewsbury. Source: BBC News Shropshire

Melrose family miss son's final moments after identity mix-up

George Crawford was mistaken for a friend after they picked up each other's wallets on a night out. Source: BBC News Shropshire