Category Archives: Housing

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 »

West Mercia Police award for housing officers working with rough sleepers in Shrewsbury

02/02/2018 / Leave a comment / Permalink

Two Shropshire Council officers are to be commended for their work in supporting rough sleepers in Shrewsbury. Rob Caffery and Teri Dunham … Continue reading »

New kit for Oswestry Boys and Girls football club thanks to Community Chest funding

17/01/2018 / Leave a comment / Permalink
STAR Housing sponsor Oswestry Boys and Girls Club

News from our partners Shropshire Towns and Rural Housing (STAR Housing) Oswestry Boys and Girls Club’s under 8s players are sporting a new … Continue reading »

New funding available for heating and insulation improvements

09/01/2018 / Leave a comment / Permalink
older lady and their electricity dial

News from our partners, Keep Shropshire Warm New heating and insulation funding is available for householders and landlords across Shropshire, thanks to … Continue reading »

Saying thank you – with food, in Wilkinson Avenue, Broseley

20/12/2017 / Leave a comment / Permalink
sheltered housing residents in Broseley

Residents living at Shropshire Towns and Rural Housing’s (STAR Housing) sheltered housing scheme on Wilkinson Avenue in Broseley work tirelessly to support each other and make sure the surroundings of where they live are in tip-top condition. Continue reading »

Are you ready for Universal Credit?

18/12/2017 / Leave a comment / Permalink

Do you currently claim Housing Benefit, Job Seekers Allowance, Employment Support Allowance, Child Tax Credit, Working Tax Credits or Income Support? Continue reading »

Yuletide quiz to test you and your town’s knowledge on what your council tax is spent on

14/12/2017 / Leave a comment / Permalink

Residents across Shropshire are invited to take part in a quiz to test their knowledge around the types of services their council … Continue reading »

Current status of Shropshire Council buildings: Tuesday 12 December 2017 (12.15pm)

12/12/2017 / Leave a comment / Permalink

In light of the current weather-related situation, Shropshire Council is open for business as usual, albeit working with skeleton staff. However, as … Continue reading »

Current status of Shropshire Council buildings: Monday 11 December (2pm)

11/12/2017 / Leave a comment / Permalink
Snow on a wall

In light of the current weather situation, Shropshire Council is open for business as usual, albeit working with skeleton staff. However there … Continue reading »

Business as usual: Monday 11 December update (1.35pm)

11/12/2017 / Leave a comment / Permalink

Many of our buildings are open today and the council remains open for business across the county, although some staff are not … Continue reading »