Monthly Archives: February 2018

Shropshire Council awarded more than £500,000 to help provide homes in Ellesmere

16/02/2018 / Leave a comment / Permalink
An artist's impression of the planned development at The Wharf

A scheme that will see up to 60 much-needed homes built in Ellesmere is set to go ahead after Shropshire Council was … Continue reading »

The Last Supper comes to University Centre Shrewsbury

16/02/2018 / Leave a comment / Permalink

News from our partners University Centre Shrewsbury The Ninety7 Events team A team of event management students at University Centre Shrewsbury (UCS) … Continue reading »

First electric private hire vehicle licensed by Shropshire Council

15/02/2018 / Leave a comment / Permalink

Shropshire Council’s licensing team has today (15 February 2018) licensed its first fully electric-powered vehicle. Richard Mear, a Ludlow-based private hire operator, has … Continue reading »

Coverage Care wins tender for respite services at Barleyfield House in Shrewsbury

15/02/2018 / Leave a comment / Permalink
Respite services at Barleyfield House, Shrewsbury

News from our partners Coverage Care A Shrewsbury care provider has won a competitive tender process to provide respite residential care for … Continue reading »

Decisions made by South planning committee on 13 February 2018

15/02/2018 / Leave a comment / Permalink

The following decisions were made by Shropshire Council’s South planning committee at its meeting at Shirehall, Shrewsbury on Tuesday 13 February 2018. Woodcote Wood, Weston … Continue reading »

University Centre Shrewsbury strengthens partnership with New College of the Humanities

15/02/2018 / Leave a comment / Permalink

News from our partners University Centre Shrewsbury Professor Tim Wheeler, Vice-Chancellor of the University of Chester (left) and AC Grayling, Master of … Continue reading »

Era comes to an end as The Market Buffet café in Shrewsbury bows out to retirement after 50 years

15/02/2018 / Leave a comment / Permalink
Market Buffet cafe in Shrewsbury Market Hall

After half a century of serving ‘legendary’ homemade lunches, puddings and cakes to generations of Salopians, the family behind one of Shrewsbury’s … Continue reading »

Grant scheme funding available for Shropshire farmers

15/02/2018 / Leave a comment / Permalink
Farmers grant scheme - photo of cows

Farmers across Shropshire are being encouraged to bid for a share of £60 million, offered by the Government to enable them to … Continue reading »

Decisions made by Cabinet on 14 February 2018, plus video of meeting

14/02/2018 / Leave a comment / Permalink

The following decisions were made by Shropshire Council’s Cabinet at its meeting today (Wednesday 14 February 2018). To see the full agenda and papers, click … Continue reading »

Airband announces key milestone on £11.2m Shropshire project

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Connecting Shropshire superfast broadband customers

News from our partners Airband Worcester-based Internet Service Provider Airband has announced that the first customer on the Connecting Shropshire project has … Continue reading »