Shropshire

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Shropshire

a type of English downs sheep. It has short wool, and is used mainly for meat; it has a black-brown face and legs.
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Romantic novelist Mary Webb drew inspiration from the landscape of her home county of Shropshire and used to explore it endlessly.
In addition to Cheshire and Lancashire the tournament includes also the twin county of Shropshire and Hereford and also Nottinghamshire
The county of Shropshire is, I suppose, the one unifying thread through this book, which combines a collection of famous Salopians with a handful of key events from the county's history.
We do work on projects all over the Unitd Kingdom but it is always pleasing to get contracts in our home county of Shropshire and especially as Makita is just around the corner from our offices in Hortonwood, Telford," said Peter McPhillips, joint managing director of McPhillips.
The tranquil county of Shropshire was once contested and bloody ground, more acquainted with war than with peace.
He taught in secondary schools and lectured in Workers' Educational Association evening classes for two years before applying for the post of administrative assistant in the Education Department of the County of Shropshire.
Leasowes Bank Farm is currently celebrating its 25th season of 'Music at Leasowes Bank' in one of the loveliest parts of the beautiful county of Shropshire.
He said: 'In March of this year, I and my fellow coroners for the county of Shropshire received a letter from the Shrewsbury and Telford Hospital NHS Trust seeking our advice on the matter of referral of deaths of patients who had died from ESBL.