The West Shropshire Talking Newspaper (WSTN) publishes a weekly memory stick every Friday containing a lively digest of news readings, forthcoming events, features, interviews and information.  This is based on newspapers published in Whitchurch, Wem, Ellesmere, Shrewsbury, Oswestry, Church Stretton, Ludlow and Bishops Castle.  Titles include the Shropshire Star, Shrewsbury Chronicle, North Shropshire Chronicle, Whitchurch Herald, Oswestry & Border Counties Advertiser, Sounth Shropshire Journal and Ludlow Advertiser.

A bi-monthly magazine comprises readings from the inkprint Shropshire Magazine.

The service is free for anyone who qualifies to use the Articles for the Blind free post service and an application form can be downloaded from our website.  Memory sticks can be played on personal computers, some digital radios and on dedicated players which can be issued on free loan within our area.


This TN has 5 publications listed.

  • Ludlow Journal

    Publication frequency: Monthly

  • North Shropshire Chronicle

    Publication frequency: Monthly

  • Oswestry & Borders Advertiser

    Publication frequency: Monthly

  • Shrewsbury Chronicle

    Publication frequency: Monthly

  • Shropshire Star

    Publication frequency: Monthly

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Telephone:  01743 364726