BBC news for Shropshire

Shrewsbury's shopping centres to cost council £60m

The Darwin, Pride Hill and Riverside centres are to be bought for up to £60m by Shropshire Council.

First birthday of baby who fronted £2m hospital appeal

Arlo Watson's parents were told he may not survive, but he is now one year old and home for Christmas.

'Jobs at risk' at new West Midlands rail franchise

West Midlands Trains suggests outsourcing and moving some jobs in a letter to staff seen by the BBC.

Ten sentenced for smuggling drugs into prisons by drones

Drones were used to transport drugs, phones and other goods into jails across the UK.

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Odebrecht scandal: Peru president Kuczynski under pressure to quit

Pablo Kuczynski has reportedly lost the support of key cabinet members over corruption allegations.

Australia child abuse inquiry: Final recommendations released

Society's major institutions have "seriously failed" to protect children, a landmark inquiry finds.

France Millas train crash: Children killed as bus cut in two

At least four children died and another 20 people were hurt in the collision in southern France.

Walt Disney buys Murdoch's Fox for $52bn

The deal ends Rupert Murdoch's more than half century of media empire building.