Monthly Archives: December 2014

Oswestry residents benefit from Winter Warmer Packs donation

23/12/2014 / Leave a comment / Permalink

Liberty Gas, who work in partnership with Shropshire Towns and Rural Housing, have donated 25 winter warmer packs to the Oswestry Food Bank. Continue reading »

Council awarded £25,000 to invest in homes to enable people to live as independently as possible

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Shropshire Council has been awarded £25,000 as part of the Department for Heath’s Transforming Care programme. The national programme, which follows findings … Continue reading »

Over 100 local people attend Helena Lane in Ludlow open day

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A recent open day held to showcase what Helena Lane in Ludlow has to offer local residents was a huge success. After … Continue reading »

Shropshire’s councils raise planning concerns with Government Minister

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A meeting with Planning and Housing Minister, Brandon Lewis MP, to raise concerns about the impact of national planning policies in Shropshire … Continue reading »

Quit smoking for a healthier wallet this Christmas

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Shropshire’s Help2Quit team is encouraging smokers in Shropshire to give their wallet a break this Christmas and New Year by helping them … Continue reading »

Public protection team warns about health risk from illegal fake vodka

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Shropshire Council’s public protection team is warning residents about the dangers of drinking illegal fake vodka containing screenwash concentrate, following the discovery … Continue reading »

Long-awaited Bridgnorth skatepark officially opened

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On Wednesday 17 December 2014 Bridgnorth Town Councillor Edward Marshall, Mayor of Bridgnorth, officially opened the long-awaited skatepark at Crown Meadow, Bridgnorth. Continue reading »

Public protection team warns about dangerous chemicals in toy dolls

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News from our public protection partners in the West Midlands Public protection / trading standards officers from a number of councils across the … Continue reading »

Warning about purchase of Chinese lanterns over Christmas

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Shropshire Council’s public protection team is warning local traders and consumers to be cautious of purchasing Chinese lanterns from car boot sales … Continue reading »

Development of University Centre Shrewsbury living accommodation gets go-ahead from Council

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Shropshire councillors have approved proposals for the development of living accommodation for students at the new University Centre Shrewsbury. At a meeting … Continue reading »