Category Archives: My area

Decisions made by North planning committee on 21 October 2014

October 23, 2014 / Leave a comment / Permalink

The following decisions were made by Shropshire Council’s North planning committee at its meeting at Shirehall, Shrewsbury on Tuesday 21 October 2014.   Land off Bearstone Road, Norton In Hales, Market Drayton (14/00790/OUT)  Outline application for the erection of fourteen … Continue reading »

Schoolpupils to meet talking, rapping, recycling robot

October 23, 2014 / Leave a comment / Permalink

Schoolpupils across Shropshire will get the chance to meet a talking, rapping robot next month – and learn about reducing, recycling and reusing waste at the same time. Recycler the robot will be visting ten primary schools across the county … Continue reading »

Decisions made by Central planning committee on 16 October 2014

October 23, 2014 / Leave a comment / Permalink

The following decisions were made by Shropshire Council’s Central planning committee at its meeting at Shirehall, Shrewsbury on Thursday 16 October 2014.   Development management report to consider planning applications Subject to S106 resolution having regard to the Council’s published … Continue reading »

Are you aware of the Shropshire Compact?

October 23, 2014 / Leave a comment / Permalink

Compact Week 2014 is running from Monday 3 November to Friday 7 November 2014. Compact Week is an annual celebration which takes place across England to promote and recognise the Compact – the longstanding agreement that sets out shared commitments and … Continue reading »

Local project shortlisted for National Compact Award

October 23, 2014 / Leave a comment / Permalink

A local project is shortlisted for the National Compact Engagement Award at The National Compact Awards, which celebrate excellence in working partnerships between the voluntary sector and the public sector. This year the Compact Awards celebration takes place on Wednesday … Continue reading »

Friar’s Street in Bridgnorth to close for one day

October 23, 2014 / Leave a comment / Permalink

Friar’s Street in Bridgnorth is to be closed to traffic for one day, Monday 3 November 2014, between 9.30am and 4pm. The road closure is required to carry out a safety inspection of the rockface between two brick retaining walls, … Continue reading »

Church Stretton residents invited to find out proposals for town’s library and its services

October 23, 2014 / Leave a comment / Permalink

Residents in Church Stretton are invited to come along to a ‘drop in’ event on Thursday 6 November 2014 at the Silvester Horne Institute to find out about the proposals for Shropshire Council services currently housed in the Church Stretton … Continue reading »

Anti-social behaviour reforms give victims greater say in way their reports of ASB are dealt with

October 22, 2014 / Leave a comment / Permalink

On Monday 20 October 2014, the way the police, councils and housing associations deal with anti-social behaviour (ASB) changed.  The Government has undertaken a review of ASB powers, and has introduced legislation that will simplify the process whereby action can … Continue reading »

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 »