Category Archives: My area

Shropshire Voluntary and Community Sector Assembly showcase event

October 22, 2014 / Leave a comment / Permalink

Fifty of Shropshire’s voluntary organisations will come together on Tuesday 25 November 2014 to showcase their services and the support they offer to local people. The Voluntary and Community Sector Assembly (VCSA) showcase event will be held at the Council Chamber, … Continue reading »

Decisions made by South planning committee on 14 October 2014

October 22, 2014 / Leave a comment / Permalink

The following decisions were made by Shropshire Council’s South planning committee at its meeting at Shirehall, Shrewsbury on Tuesday 14 October 2014. Land south of Woodbatch Road, Bishop’s Castle (14/00885/OUT)  Outline application for mixed residential development and formation of a … Continue reading »

Shropshire Council worker to donate £1,000 prize money to Prostate Cancer charity

October 20, 2014 / Leave a comment / Permalink

A Shropshire Council manager is to donate £1,000 towards the Prostate Cancer UK charity, having won the money in a special prize draw. Continue reading »

University Centre Shrewsbury welcomes its first students

October 20, 2014 / Leave a comment / Permalink

The first students have embarked on courses at Shropshire’s new University Centre and are benefitting from the expertise of both academics and industry professionals. Continue reading »

Oswestry Library and Community Hub – Update

October 17, 2014 / Leave a comment / Permalink

The consultation results of the proposed hub development at Oswestry Library are now on display in both the library and community hub. This forms part of Shropshire Council’s continuing efforts to look finding creative and cost effective ways to ensure … Continue reading »

Health Champion’s new Saturday morning exercise event begins this weekend

October 16, 2014 / Leave a comment / Permalink

Ben Sutton Jones, a Shropshire Health Champion born with cerebral palsy, will proudly launch his very own Saturday morning exercise project this weekend in the Dingle. A (hopefully) bright and early start of 8.45 will see the inaugural Disability Action … Continue reading »

Application going to special North planning committee meeting on 24 October 2014

October 16, 2014 / Leave a comment / Permalink

The following planning application will be considered by Shropshire Council’s North planning committee at a special meeting at Shirehall, Shrewsbury on Friday 24 October 2014 at 2.30pm. The meeting is open to the public and all are welcome to attend. … Continue reading »

New piece of artwork for Battlefield in Shrewsbury

October 15, 2014 / Leave a comment / Permalink

News from our partners Veolia Veolia, the waste contractors for Shropshire Council, have today put out a call for local artists to submit plans for a new piece of art as part of a Public Art Scheme. The purpose of … Continue reading »

Ivy House Bridge to close for essential repairs

October 15, 2014 / Leave a comment / Permalink

Ivy House Bridge, which carries the Pentre to Pen-y-Bryn road, is to be closed to traffic on Monday 27 October 2014 for up to a week to enable repairs to be carried out to it. The work will involve general … Continue reading »

Malehurst No 1 Bridge to close for essential repairs

October 15, 2014 / Leave a comment / Permalink

Malehurst No 1 Bridge, which carries the Malehurst to Asterley Road, is to be closed to traffic for three days between the hours of 8am and 4pm from Monday 27 October 2014 to Wednesday 29 October 2014, to enable repairs … Continue reading »