Category Archives: Highways and environmental maintenance

Surface dressing programme for summer 2018 announced

22/05/2018 / Leave a comment / Permalink

Shropshire Council has announced its programme of roads that are to be surface dressed this summer. The 2018 surface dressing season is … Continue reading »

Meole Brace roundabout improvement work wins second award in a month

10/05/2018 / Leave a comment / Permalink
An aerial photo of Meole Brace roundabout after improvement work was completed

Work to improve Meole Brace roundabout in Shrewsbury has been named the winner of the ‘Best Small Project’ award in the Chartered … Continue reading »

Special lorries take to the streets to tackle Shropshire’s potholes

27/04/2018 / Leave a comment / Permalink
The two Roadmaster vehicles

Two specialist lorries have taken to the Shropshire streets to help tackle the high number of potholes on the county’s roads. The … Continue reading »

Thousands of bikers to head from Shrewsbury to Cosford on Sunday 22 April in Bike4Life charity ride

18/04/2018 / Leave a comment / Permalink

Road users are being warned to expect some disruption in and around Shrewsbury on Sunday morning (22 April 2018), as the annual … Continue reading »

Upgrading of Pride Hill in Shrewsbury set to begin on 30 April 2018

12/04/2018 / Leave a comment / Permalink

Work to upgrade and enhance Pride Hill in Shrewsbury is set to begin on Monday 30 April [2018]. The work will start once … Continue reading »

Meole Brace roundabout improvement work shortlisted for two awards

11/04/2018 / Leave a comment / Permalink

Work to improve Meole Brace roundabout in Shrewsbury has been shortlisted for two regional highways awards. The work was carried out between … Continue reading »

New partnership takes on responsibility for maintaining Shropshire’s roads

30/03/2018 / Leave a comment / Permalink

A new partnership responsible for delivering a wide range of highways maintenance and environmental maintenance services in Shropshire begins work this Sunday … Continue reading »

Shropshire Council welcomes £1.86m of government pothole funding

26/03/2018 / Leave a comment / Permalink

Shropshire Council has welcomed the award of almost £1.86m from the Department for Transport (DfT) to help repair potholes and protect the … Continue reading »

National award for Much Wenlock Flood Alleviation Scheme

23/03/2018 / Leave a comment / Permalink

Much Wenlock’s £2 million Flood Alleviation Scheme has been recognised at a national awards ceremony. The scheme – which has seen the … Continue reading »

Shropshire Council working flat out to deal with high number of potholes

09/03/2018 / Leave a comment / Permalink

Shropshire Council is working flat out to deal with the high and increasing number of potholes caused by fluctuating winter temperatures. Each … Continue reading »