Today lives are no longer at stake – as it is the haunt of shoppers.
Young and old and from all walks of life, stood in freezing temperatures at The Quarry in the county town with banners. In front of them was a line up of shoes to represent those unable to protest.
Sean Bulle, 21, had been laughing and joking with father-of-one Paulius Petrasiunas, 24, last July but after being annoyed by his friend taking a phone call stabbed him in the chest leaving him to die in the hallway of a block of flats in Wolverhampton.
A fog warning has been issued by the Met Office covering large parts of the county until 11am on Friday.
Three fire crews and an operations officer were mobilised from Shrewsbury to attend a two-vehicle crash on the A5 between Emstrey and Preston, near Shrewsbury, on Wednesday.
Don Bircham, the managing director of Hays Travel (North West) which has almost 50 branches across the region, said the changes announced by the UK government had opened the floodgates to meet the pent up demand for summer holidays in the sun.
No one was trapped in the crash which happened around 6.50pm on Monday evening.
Shirley Downes, who works for Shrewsbury and Telford Hospital NHS Trust (SaTH), shaved off all her hair on December 30 in her bid to raise as much as possible for Cancer Research UK.
Domiciliary care provider Agapé, based at Oxon Business Park, Bicton Heath, is this week celebrating retaining its 'good' rating with the care watchdog, the Care Quality Commission.
When they arrived at School Gardens just after 2.26pm they found an incident involving a smell of burning in an emergency lighting battery system.