Category Archives: My area

Decisions made by North planning committee on 26 January 2016

01/02/2016 / Leave a comment / Permalink

The following decisions were made by Shropshire Council’s North planning committee at its meeting at Shirehall, Shrewsbury on Tuesday 26 January 2016. Land west of London Road, Woore (15/04397/REM) Approval of Reserved Matters (access, appearance, landscaping, layout and scale) pursuant … Continue reading »

February half-term events at Severn Valley Country Park

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Staff at Severn Valley Country Park are currently preparing for February 2016 half term. The visitor centre and tea shop will be open every day between Saturday 13 February and Sunday 21 February from 11am-4pm. Tasty cakes, made to order sandwiches, … Continue reading »

Free English Civil War lecture hosted by University Centre Shrewsbury

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News from our partners University Centre Shrewsbury Dr Jonathan Worton will be presenting the Civil War lecture at Rowley’s House The often overlooked events of the English Civil War in Shropshire will be brought to the fore by a county … Continue reading »

Climb Shrewsbury’s highest monument in 2016

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News from the Friends of Lord Hill’s Column Lord Hill’s Column, opposite Shirehall in Shrewsbury, will once again be open to the public during 2016. Last year over 1,300 people climbed the 172 steps to see the remarkable views from … Continue reading »

People of Shrewsbury to walk and run themselves proud for Sport Relief

28/01/2016 / Leave a comment / Permalink

The Sainsbury’s Sport Relief Mile is back – and it’s coming to Shrewsbury. The town is set to host its fourth Sainsbury’s Sport Relief Mile on Sunday 20 March, and needs local people to come together and make themselves proud by entering now at www.sportrelief.com. Continue reading »

Applications going to central planning committee – 4 February 2016

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The following planning applications will be considered by Shropshire Council’s Central planning committee at its meeting at Shirehall, Shrewsbury on Thursday 4 February 2016 at 2pm. The meeting is open to the public and all are welcome to attend. To see … Continue reading »

The Vikings are coming to Shrewsbury… and they’re nearly here!

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An exciting exhibition that brings together key Viking burial findings, objects that explore everyday life in Britain 1,000 years ago, and the latest archaeological research techniques opens at Shrewsbury Museum & Art Gallery next month (Monday 8 February 2016), and … Continue reading »

Blog: Dry January – Joanne

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During this month, we’re issuing people’s views and experiences about their Dry January 2016 challenge. Today, Joanne – a further update (scripted Thursday 21 January):- Well they say it takes 21 days of healthy eating and working out for it to become … Continue reading »

Shropshire Council thanks residents for Big Conversation responses

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Shropshire Council would like to thank everyone who took part in the councils Big Conversation Survey. The first view of the results have now been collated. Continue reading »

Blog: Dry January – Jo

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During this month, we’re issuing people’s views and experiences about their Dry January 2016 challenge. Today, Jo (scripted Thursday 14 January):- So New Year arrived and I made all of the usual promises to myself to drink less, lose weight and … Continue reading »