Monthly Archives: December 2016

Making Christmas special for Shropshire care leavers

22/12/2016 / Leave a comment / Permalink
Some of the many and varied gifts for Christmas care leavers

For the past four years, Shropshire Council’s leaving care team has run “Operation Christmas Care Leaver”, a scheme for Shropshire Council staff … Continue reading »

Another Rock and ‘Wool’ Christmas for council staff

22/12/2016 / Leave a comment / Permalink
Staff who work in premises services, wearing Christmas jumpers

On Friday 16 December 2016, Shropshire Council staff kept up the fine tradition of donning their gaudiest jumpers in aid of Save … Continue reading »

Free public lecture explores the work of female stained glass designers in the Arts and Crafts Movement

21/12/2016 / Leave a comment / Permalink

News from our partners University Centre Shrewsbury  A free public lecture, exploring the original contribution of the Arts and Crafts Movement to … Continue reading »

New design and conservation awards launched by Shropshire Council

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Shropshire Council is launching an initiative to promote, encourage and recognise inclusive, sustainable and high-quality developments across the county: design and conservation … Continue reading »

Decisions made by Cabinet on 21 December 2016

21/12/2016 / Leave a comment / Permalink

The following decisions were made by Shropshire Council’s Cabinet at its meeting today (Wednesday 21 December 2016). To see the full agenda and papers, click … Continue reading »

Shropshire Council Leader invites Minister to Shropshire to discuss financial challenges

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The Leader of Shropshire Council has written to the Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government to highlight the financial challenges … Continue reading »

Get the best out of your local NHS services as you Stay Well This Winter

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News from our partners Healthwatch Shropshire Healthwatch Shropshire is keen that people get the best out of their local NHS services, in … Continue reading »

Look after older people this winter

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Logo for advice aimed at older people and others re health during winter.

With the festive season upon us, Shropshire Council’s public health team is reminding people to take time to check on elderly neighbours or … Continue reading »

Take the challenge and go booze-free this Dry January

20/12/2016 / Leave a comment / Permalink
Characters holding up health messages about Dry January 2017

Shropshire Council’s public health team are encouraging people to sign up for Dry January and start 2017 in a state of booze-free … Continue reading »

Shropshire Council statement re Foldgate Lane, Ludlow planning appeal

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On 10 November 2016 an inspector acting on behalf of the Secretary of State granted planning permission for a residential development of … Continue reading »