Category Archives: My area

Lots to talk about at Broseley and Barrow LJC on 8 July

26/06/2015 / Leave a comment / Permalink

Residents of Broseley and Barrow are invited to the next Broseley and Barrow Local Joint Committee (LJC) meeting on Wednesday 8 July 2015 at Willey Village Hall at 7pm.  Residents can hear about some significant matters that are up for … Continue reading »

Shrewsbury venues report increased attendances

26/06/2015 / Leave a comment / Permalink

Annual attendance at Shrewsbury’s Theatre Severn has increased by more than 10%, the venue has confirmed. Ticket sales for year ending 31 March 2015 totalled 159,936, an increase of more than 15,000 on the previous 12 months. Audiences from Shropshire … Continue reading »

Charity ‘Shrowsbury’ v ‘Shroosbury’ debate

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News from our partners University Centre Shrewsbury The Shrewsbury train station sign – but is it said ‘Shrowsbury’ or ‘Shroosbury’? The long-running question of how to pronounce the name of Shropshire’s county town will be the focus of a charity … Continue reading »

Getting ready to celebrate as Armed Forces Day nears

25/06/2015 / Leave a comment / Permalink

Armed Forces Day will finally be with us on Saturday 27 June 2015, giving everyone the chance to celebrate and thank our Armed Forces for their contribution to our country, both current service personnel and veterans. This year, the Shropshire … Continue reading »

Sunday shoppers urged to visit Shrewsbury while university accommodation work is carried out

25/06/2015 / Leave a comment / Permalink

Shoplatch in Shrewsbury will be closed on Sunday 5 July and Sunday 12 July 2015 while essential drainage and gas works is carried out at Mardol House – which is providing student accommodation for University Centre Shrewsbury from September 2015. … Continue reading »

Kids get running shoes on and get involved in Race for Life

25/06/2015 / Leave a comment / Permalink

Young people took part in the annual Children’s and Young People’s Race for Life event recently, to help raise money for Cancer Research UK.

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Have your say at the next Albrighton area LJC on 8 July 2015

23/06/2015 / Leave a comment / Permalink

The next meeting of the Albrighton area Local Joint Committee (LJC) will be held on Wednesday 8 July 2015 at The Red House, Albrighton starting at 7pm. As usual the meeting will start with an update from both the Shropshire … Continue reading »

Free business workshop on financial support for better broadband

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Shropshire Council, together with INCA (Independent Networks Co-operative Association), is hosting a free workshop on Wednesday 15 July 2015, offering a great opportunity to find out how to get financial support for better broadband. Attendees will find out how the … Continue reading »

Decisions made by Central planning committee on 18 June 2015

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The following decisions were made by Shropshire Council’s Central planning committee at its meeting at Shirehall, Shrewsbury on Thursday 18 June 2015. The Garage, Minsterley, Shrewsbury, SY5 0BW (13/03197/OUT) Renewal of Extant Planning Permission SA/08/1506/O – Outline application for the … Continue reading »

Extra help for first University Centre Shrewsbury undergraduates

22/06/2015 / Leave a comment / Permalink

News from our partners University Centre Shrewsbury University Centre Shrewsbury’s first full-time undergraduates will benefit from extra help during their studies thanks to a new bursary to celebrate its foundation. All undergraduates starting full-time courses at University Centre Shrewsbury in … Continue reading »