Category Archives: Community

Emergency resurfacing work on A41 at Whitchurch, on approach to Chester Road island

20/01/2017 / Leave a comment / Permalink

Our contractors are needing to do emergency resurfacing work this evening (Friday 20 January 2017) on the A41 in Whitchurch, on the … Continue reading »

Shropshire Council to mark Holocaust Memorial Day 2017 in cherry tree planting ceremonies with schools

20/01/2017 / Leave a comment / Permalink
logo for Holocaust Memorial Day 2017

Shropshire Council is organising memorial cherry tree planting ceremonies with primary and secondary schools in Shropshire, to mark Holocaust Memorial Day on … Continue reading »

Llanyblodwel Bridge closure on Tuesday 7 February 2017

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Llanyblodwel Bridge will be closed for one day on Tuesday 7 February 2017 between the hours of 9am and 4pm to enable … Continue reading »

Affordable homes boost for Oswestry, St Martins and Highley

19/01/2017 / Leave a comment / Permalink

News from our partners Shropshire Towns and Rural Housing, and Speller Metcalfe Shropshire Towns and Rural Housing (STAR Housing) is celebrating the … Continue reading »

Recent Midwife-Led Unit closures purely down to staffing and demand

18/01/2017 / Leave a comment / Permalink

News from our partners Shrewsbury and Telford Hospital NHS Trust Recent temporary overnight closures of Midwife-Led Units (MLUs) in Shropshire were purely … Continue reading »

Decisions made by Cabinet on 18 January 2017

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The following decisions were made by Shropshire Council’s Cabinet at its meeting today (Wednesday 18 January 2017). To see the full agenda and papers, click … Continue reading »

Meeting to discuss safety of children travelling to school in Baschurch

13/01/2017 / Leave a comment / Permalink
A picture of some children smiling

A meeting is to be held in Baschurch on Wednesday 18 January, starting at 6.30pm, to discuss how to improve the safety … Continue reading »

Inquest opened into recently-discovered potential treasure found within a piano in south west Shropshire

12/01/2017 / Leave a comment / Permalink

An inquest was opened today (Thursday 12 January 2017) by H.M. Senior Coroner, Mr. John Ellery at Shrewsbury Coroner’s Court, in relation … Continue reading »

Decisions made by South planning committee on 10 January 2017

11/01/2017 / Leave a comment / Permalink

The following decisions were made by Shropshire Council’s South planning committee at its meeting at Shirehall, Shrewsbury on Tuesday 10 January 2017. Land adjacent to … Continue reading »

Local landlords encouraged to join Shropshire Council and University Centre Shrewsbury scheme

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News from our partners University Centre Shrewsbury An increase in student numbers at University Centre Shrewsbury (UCS) has led to a demand … Continue reading »