Floral tributes to cyclist who died after crashing into lamppost in Telford

Flowers have been left in tribute to a cyclist who died in Telford this week.

A 43-year-old woman was injured when her mountain bike mounted a curb on Bishopdale in Brookside and hit a lamp post. She died shortly after.

Police are still appealing for witnesses to the incident, which they say happened on Wednesday night.

Shropshire Fire and Rescue Service has said that one of their off-duty officers was among the passers by who attempted to resuscitate the woman before emergency services arrived.

Area manager Simon Hardiman said that the officer was being supported and that the thoughts of the force are with the affected families.




Date: 14 April 2018 | Source: Shropshire Star

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21 Jul 2018

Saturday - 10am - 5pm

Sunday - 10am - 6.30pm


A ticketed charity gala open-air concert in aid of the Severn Hospice, Brass Night of the Proms, will take place on Saturday evening, 9th July from 7.30pm. Compered by BBC Radio Shropshire presenter, Eric Smith, it will feature the Ifton Colliery Band and the Band of the Royal Signals; covered seating will be provided, or bring a blanket and enjoy a picnic on the grass. Please visit the website for more information.

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04 Aug 2018

Practice starts at 4pm on Friday 3 August

Racing starts on Saturday 4 August at 12noon and Sunday 6 August at 10.30am


Free

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04 Aug 2018

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04 Aug 2018

Saturday 4 August 2018

7:30pm


£35 - £45

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