Category Archives: Highways and environmental maintenance

Bikeability cycle training to continue in Shropshire as new provider appointed

18/04/2017 / Leave a comment / Permalink

Bikeability cycle training – the new name for cycling proficiency – will continue to be offered to all primary and secondary schools … Continue reading »

Closure of Roman Road approach to Meole Brace roundabout and Hereford Road in Shrewsbury

12/04/2017 / Leave a comment / Permalink

Road users in Shrewsbury are being reminded that the Roman Road (B4380) approach to Meole Brace roundabout and Hereford Road (A5191) will … Continue reading »

Repair work to begin on Starks Bridge in Whixall on 24 April 2017

10/04/2017 / Leave a comment / Permalink

Work will begin to repair Starks Bridge on Maltkiln Lane on Monday 24 April 2017. The bridge carries the pedestrianised part of Maltkiln … Continue reading »

Partners support Shropshire Council’s Big Conversation

03/04/2017 / Leave a comment / Permalink

Discussions are underway with vulnerable groups to seek their views on what more Shropshire Council can do in light of its financial … Continue reading »

Temporary closure of Emstrey roundabout in Shrewsbury on Sunday 23 April

27/03/2017 / Leave a comment / Permalink

Emstrey roundabout in Shrewsbury, and the roads approaching it, will be temporarily closed between midnight and 7am on Sunday 23 April 2017 … Continue reading »

Resurfacing work to be carried out on Sutton Park roundabout in Shrewsbury

21/03/2017 / Leave a comment / Permalink

Road users in Shrewsbury are being advised of potential disruption between Monday 10 April and Friday 5 May 2017 as resurfacing work … Continue reading »

Thousands of bikers to head from Shrewsbury to Cosford on Sunday 30 April in Bike4Life charity ride

15/03/2017 / Leave a comment / Permalink

Road users are being warned to expect some disruption in and around Shrewsbury on the morning of Sunday 30 April 2017, as … Continue reading »

How we inspect and maintain Shropshire’s traffic lights and signals

08/03/2017 / Leave a comment / Permalink

In Shropshire, as elsewhere, the volume of traffic continues to grow and it has become increasingly important to provide a safe environment … Continue reading »

How we identify and treat potholes on Shropshire’s roads

28/02/2017 / Leave a comment / Permalink

Shropshire Council has responsibility for the maintenance and repair of the public highway, including potholes. In this blog, and in the video … Continue reading »

How we protect Shropshire’s roads from flooding

21/02/2017 / Leave a comment / Permalink

Drainage systems are a very important feature of the road network. As well as being crucial for the safety of our roads … Continue reading »