Category Archives: My area

New Shrewsbury Park & Ride service proving popular

19/11/2015 / Leave a comment / Permalink

An improved Park & Ride service that began in Shrewsbury on 2 November 2015 is proving popular with visitors to Shrewsbury town centre. The new service began after Shropshire Council awarded a new five-year contract to manage Shrewsbury’s Park & Ride service … Continue reading »

Oswestry Library seeks IT training volunteers

19/11/2015 / Leave a comment / Permalink

Shropshire Council’s library service is looking for volunteers to help us deliver basic IT skills sessions at Oswestry Library. These sessions enable more people to reap the benefits of being comfortable online, such as job-seeking, accessing essential everyday services, and … Continue reading »

Give your views in the Health and Well-being Strategy consultation

18/11/2015 / Leave a comment / Permalink

People are invited to tell us what you think about how we can work together to improve our health and well-being, and our health and care services in Shropshire. This current consultation is open until Sunday 29 November 2015. The draft … Continue reading »

Council invites people to sign Book of Condolence following Paris terror attacks

17/11/2015 / Leave a comment / Permalink

A Book of Condolence has been opened at Shrewsbury Museum & Art Gallery for people to add messages of sympathy following the Paris terror attacks. The book is available in the Foyer for people to sign, and will be remain there for … Continue reading »

Sustainable drainage measures installed in Battlefield in Shrewsbury

16/11/2015 / Leave a comment / Permalink

Shropshire Council and its consultant, Mouchel, have recently completed work to install Sustainable Drainage (SuDS) measures at Battlefield in Shrewsbury.  The new installation takes runoff from the A49. The measures form part of the Shropshire “Slow the Flow” project being delivered … Continue reading »

Next Bayston Hill LJC meeting to discuss planning and development

16/11/2015 / Leave a comment / Permalink

The next meeting of Bayston Hill Local Joint Committee (LJC) in Shrewsbury, on Tuesday 24 November 2015, will be looking at the wider planning and development situation for Bayston Hill. This will include an update on the proposed ex-Oaklands School Glebeland … Continue reading »

Christmas Craft workshop at Severn Valley Country Park

13/11/2015 / Leave a comment / Permalink

Georgia Jacobs The rangers at Severn Valley Country Park near Alveley will be welcoming Georgia Jacobs to lead a Christmas Craft Workshop on Saturday 28 November 2015. Georgia has a passion for textile art and leads various craft workshops at … Continue reading »

Kick It Out competition winner announced

13/11/2015 / Leave a comment / Permalink

Woodside Primary School, Oswestry student, Angharad Hughes, age 8, is the lucky winner of two tickets to watch the England v France international football friendly at Wembley on Tuesday 17 November 2015. The tickets were one of the prizes on offer to … Continue reading »

Take a tour and chat to university team at public drop-in events

12/11/2015 / Leave a comment / Permalink

News from our partners University Centre Shrewsbury Take a tour of The Guildhall, University Centre Shrewsbury’s learning and research base The opportunity to take a look around University Centre Shrewsbury’s learning and research base and chat to staff is on … Continue reading »

Tinsel Tuesdays go Late Night Ludlow

11/11/2015 / Leave a comment / Permalink

News from our partners Ludlow Chamber of Commerce Over 30 Ludlow shops are getting behind Late Night Ludlow, which coincides with the last Tinsel Tuesday Traditional Christmas Gift market on Tuesday 22 December 2015. Both shops and the Christmas Gift market will … Continue reading »