Category Archives: My area

Couples offered chance to get married in Medieval mansion within Shrewsbury Museum

August 18, 2014 / Leave a comment / Permalink

Couples looking for a unique and special setting for their wedding can now get married in a 13th century mansion house within Shrewsbury Museum & Art Gallery. Continue reading »

Doorstep Sport Clubs to be launched in Shropshire

August 18, 2014 / Leave a comment / Permalink

Two new Doorstep Sport Clubs will be starting in Shrewsbury and Market Drayton. A Doorstep Sport Club provides a vibrant and varied sporting offer to young people in disadvantaged communities that is designed to grow their motivation and ability to … Continue reading »

An exciting Bridgnorth History Week coming up on 22-27 September 2014

August 18, 2014 / Leave a comment / Permalink

The ninth annual Bridgnorth History Week will be held at Bridgnorth Library from Monday 22 September to Saturday 27 September 2014.  The event celebrates the wealth of history in the Bridgnorth area, and engages with people to encourage them to … Continue reading »

‘Follow our fivers’ campaign aims to show importance of buying local

August 16, 2014 / Leave a comment / Permalink

A twitter-based experiment is being carried out by Shropshire Council over the next few weeks to follow the journey of a series of ‘£5 notes’ as they travel around the county, and possibly beyond. The experiment aims to find out … Continue reading »

Delivering the National Citizen Service to Shropshire’s young people

August 15, 2014 / Leave a comment / Permalink

Shropshire Council’s positive activities team (youth service) are currently delivering the National Citizen Service (NCS) in Shropshire. NCS is open to all 16- and 17-year-olds in England.  It helps young people to build their skills for work and life, while … Continue reading »

Applications going to North planning committee on 26 August 2014

August 15, 2014 / Leave a comment / Permalink

The following planning applications will be considered by Shropshire Council’s North planning committee at its meeting at Shirehall, Shrewsbury on Tuesday 26 August 2014 at 2pm. The meeting is open to the public and all are welcome to attend.  To … Continue reading »

Broseley Youth Day set for 21 September 2014

August 15, 2014 / Leave a comment / Permalink

Young people in Broseley are being asked to note the date Sunday 21 September 2014. Broseley Youth Partnership is crossing its fingers that the sun is going to shine between 12pm and 4pm when the annual youth day will be … Continue reading »

Shropshire Council seeks provider to lead on and help shape youth activities

August 15, 2014 / Leave a comment / Permalink

Shropshire Council is publishing an invitation to tender today, Friday 15 August 2014. The council is seeking applications for an infrastructure support service. Continue reading »

Community Living transfers to independent organisation

August 14, 2014 / Leave a comment / Permalink

A service which helps adults with disabilities live independently in their own home has been successfully transferred to a new organisation. The Community Living service was previously provided by Shropshire Council and has now been transferred to Midland Heart, one … Continue reading »

Applications going to Central planning committee on 21 August 2014

August 14, 2014 / Leave a comment / Permalink

The following planning applications will be considered by Shropshire Council’s Central planning committee at its meeting at Shirehall, Shrewsbury on Thursday 21 August 2014 at 2pm. The meeting is open to the public and all are welcome to attend.  To … Continue reading »