Category Archives: My area

Work Choice: making the difference for people with disabilities

03/04/2017 / Leave a comment / Permalink

Enable, Shropshire Council’s supported employment service, is very proud that it is achieving outstanding job results for people with disabilities through its Work … Continue reading »

Trail Run at Severn Valley Country Park set to be bigger than ever

03/04/2017 / Leave a comment / Permalink
Severn Valley Country Park - Trail Run 2017

Shropshire Council’s outdoor partnerships team are calling on all runners to enter the Severn Valley Trail Run on Sunday 11 June 2017. … Continue reading »

Property services group launched by Shropshire Council

03/04/2017 / Leave a comment / Permalink
Logo of property services group

  Shropshire Council is rapidly changing to become more commercially viable. The council’s premises services team have quickly embraced this by offering … Continue reading »

Converting ‘hidden gem’ research projects into commercial successes: talk at University Centre Shrewsbury

31/03/2017 / Leave a comment / Permalink

News from our partners University Centre Shrewsbury In a talk taking place on Thursday 6 April 2017 at 6pm at University Centre Shrewsbury … Continue reading »

Shropshire Council officer named West Midlands Superstar in national Building Control awards

30/03/2017 / Leave a comment / Permalink
Clive Gwilt, building control officer, receives an award

Shropshire Council building control technician Clive Gwilt won an award at this year’s Local Authority Building Control (LABC) Superstar awards. Staff from … Continue reading »

April looking busy at University Centre Shrewsbury

29/03/2017 / Leave a comment / Permalink

News from our partners University Centre Shrewsbury April sees the programme of public events at University Centre Shrewsbury (UCS) moving into a … Continue reading »

Applications going to South planning committee on 4 April 2017

29/03/2017 / Leave a comment / Permalink

The following planning applications will be considered by Shropshire Council’s South planning committee at its meeting at Shirehall, Shrewsbury on Tuesday 4 … Continue reading »

19th century portrait of Lord Hill’s Column builder returning to Shrewsbury after discovery in Australia

28/03/2017 / Leave a comment / Permalink

An oil painting of a local builder, John Straphen, is returning to Shrewsbury after spending nearly 200 years in a small town … Continue reading »

Monkmoor, Shrewsbury underpass improvements success

28/03/2017 / Leave a comment / Permalink

Improvements to the Crowmere Road underpass in Monkmoor, Shrewsbury have been hailed as a success, following a recent visit by Team Shrewsbury. … 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 »