Category Archives: My area

Lyneal Park Bridge closure from 4 August for up to two weeks

July 21, 2014 / Leave a comment / Permalink

Lyneal Park Bridge will be closed from Monday 4 August 2014 for up to two weeks to enable essential repairs to be carried out. The bridge carries the unclassified road between Lyneal and Colemere. The work involves general maintenance, including … Continue reading »

Temporary closure of Yew Tree Bridge from 4 August for up to two weeks

July 18, 2014 / Leave a comment / Permalink

Yew Tree Bridge will be closed from Monday 4 August 2014 for up to two weeks to enable essential repairs to be carried out. The bridge carries the unclassified road from Longville in the Dale to Hughley. The work will … Continue reading »

Consultation launched on Empty Homes Strategy 2014-17

July 18, 2014 / Leave a comment / Permalink

Shropshire Council is asking residents, businesses and any other interested groups or individuals for their opinion on the council’s proposed approach to tackling empty property in the county. The draft of the council’s Empty Homes Strategy looks at why properties … Continue reading »

Two Bridgnorth primary schools to work more closely together

July 17, 2014 / Leave a comment / Permalink

Two Bridgnorth primary schools are to work more closely together after governors agreed to establish a federation to improve educational opportunities for pupils at both schools. The respective full governing bodies of St Mary’s Bluecoat CE Primary School and Worfield … Continue reading »

Council commends nursing colleagues for winning national awards

July 17, 2014 / Leave a comment / Permalink

Shropshire nurses were commended at a meeting of Shropshire Council today for receiving national awards in recognition of their work. Continue reading »

Councillors give their support to new university for Shropshire

July 17, 2014 / Leave a comment / Permalink

Work to create a new university for Shropshire took another step forward this week after councillors gave their support to the project and the further investigation of potential sites. The University of Chester, Shropshire Council and ip&e, the Shropshire Council-owned … Continue reading »

Heatwave warning for the West Midlands

July 17, 2014 / Leave a comment / Permalink

News from our partners Public Health England (PHE) Areas around England may experience ‘heatwave’ conditions over the next couple of  days, according to Met Office forecasts.  Affected areas include the West Midlands, East Midlands, East of England, South East England … Continue reading »

“Day of Action” in Meole Brace, Shrewsbury next Wednesday

July 17, 2014 / Leave a comment / Permalink

A “Day of Action” is happening in Meole Brace, Shrewsbury on Wednesday 23 July 2014 between 10am – 4pm on Meole Estate.  This will be the second Day of Action to take place in Shrewsbury, and the main area of … Continue reading »

National “Playday” week is coming to Shropshire

July 17, 2014 / Leave a comment / Permalink

“Playday” is a celebration of children’s right to play, and a campaign that highlights the importance of play in children’s lives. “Playday” week commences Monday 4 August 2014, and play events will be held at the following venues:- Monday 4 … Continue reading »

Sign up and Shake Up this summer

July 16, 2014 / Leave a comment / Permalink

Young people across Shropshire are invited to ‘Shake it Up’ as part a major new campaign launched this week. Continue reading »