Category Archives: My area

Council invites people along to its Shropshire Autism Hub

January 20, 2015 / Leave a comment / Permalink

Shropshire Council, along with its partner A4U, is inviting people to come along to its new, weekly Shropshire Autism Hub. Continue reading »

New affordable homes plan for Whitchurch submitted

January 19, 2015 / Leave a comment / Permalink

Shropshire Council and the Mercian Group have pooled resources to prepare land in Whitchurch to be used for 10 new affordable housing units to be built, it has been announced. The application, submitted by local developer Saxonby Group, would see … Continue reading »

Blog: Dry January – Maria Jones

January 16, 2015 / Leave a comment / Permalink

Over the coming weeks, we’ll be issuing people’s experiences about their Dry January Challenge.  Today, Maria Jones, Account Manager at ip&e Communications, talks about her experience.  So I’ve taken the plunge and joined fellow colleagues on the Dry January Challenge.  As … Continue reading »

Trees planted on Bridgnorth’s riverside as part of regeneration project

January 15, 2015 / Leave a comment / Permalink

Trees are being planted alongside the river Severn in Bridgnorth, as part of the town’s riverside regeneration project. Continue reading »

Connect-Create project launched for Armed Forces families

January 15, 2015 / Leave a comment / Permalink

News from our partners The Hive, Shrewsbury The Hive in Shrewsbury is delighted to announce that the organisation is in receipt of Armed Forces Community Covenant funding for “Connect-Create”,  a project working with Armed Forces families and their local communities … Continue reading »

Decisions made by South planning committee on 13 January 2015

January 15, 2015 / Leave a comment / Permalink

The following decisions were made by Shropshire Council’s South planning committee at its meeting at Shirehall, Shrewsbury on Tuesday 13 January 2015. Lea Quarry, Wenlock Edge, Much Wenlock, TF13 6DG (124/02390/FUL) Erection of one low profile wind turbine.  Following the submission … Continue reading »

Secure Your Apprenticeship – spring 2014 events

January 15, 2015 / Leave a comment / Permalink

Young people living in Shropshire are encouraged to book early and get ready for employment at free apprenticeship events taking place during March 2015 throughout the county. County Training, part of Shropshire Council, is running a series of information and … Continue reading »

Regional Flood and Coastal Committee members continue to support flood alleviation work across Shropshire

January 15, 2015 / Leave a comment / Permalink

News from our partners Environment Agency Over £20 million of public investment has been pledged to reduce flood risk across the English Severn and Wye catchment over the next six years. On Tuesday 13 January 2015 members of the Environment Agency’s … Continue reading »

Cold weather alerts issued for West Midlands region by Public Health England

January 15, 2015 / Leave a comment / Permalink

News from our partners Public Health England  Warnings have been issued (Thursday 15 January 2015) across large parts of England, including the West Midlands region, after the Met Office forecast a spell of colder weather for the next few days. … Continue reading »

Blog: Dry January – Jo Berry

January 15, 2015 / Leave a comment / Permalink

Over the coming weeks, we’ll be issuing people’s experiences about their Dry January Challenge.  Today, Jo Berry, Domestic Abuse Co-ordinator, talks about her experience. I haven’t had a drink since 29 December 2014.  I am finding Dry January very easy at … Continue reading »