Category Archives: My area

App aims to keep businesses ahead of the game on regulation

21/04/2015 / Leave a comment / Permalink

News from our partners Central England Trading Standards Authorities Businesses needing to stay on top of regulatory developments and the right side of the law now have even easier access to information thanks to a new digital app, TSBN (Trading … Continue reading »

Renowned Shropshire-based professor to join University Centre Shrewsbury academic team

20/04/2015 / Leave a comment / Permalink

News from our partners University Centre Shrewsbury A Shropshire-based professor who has helped to create county services to improve health and chairs an international council on the prevention of heart disease will be leading courses in Sports Medicine, Health and … Continue reading »

Shropshire Council seeks carers’ views

16/04/2015 / Leave a comment / Permalink

Shropshire Council is seeking views from people whose time is dedicated to looking after others, as part of a review of its current care service. This review follows the implementation of the Care Act on 1 April 2015, which has … Continue reading »

Young people’s views sought to help shape the future of sexual health services

15/04/2015 / Leave a comment / Permalink

Young people in Shropshire are being asked to complete an online survey, which will help shape the future of sexual health services across the county. Sexual health services provide advice and access to contraception methods and treatments to men and women … Continue reading »

Excitement grows as the Tasley Action Group Community Day fast approaches!

14/04/2015 / Leave a comment / Permalink

News from our partners Shropshire Towns and Rural Housing An opportunity for residents to make their voice heard is fast approaching as the Tasley Action Group Community Day nears. The event is being held on Saturday 18 April, 2015 from … Continue reading »

Big Green Shropshire Gathering 2015 on 25 April in Shrewsbury

14/04/2015 / Leave a comment / Permalink

News from our partners Green Shropshire Xchange Green Shropshire Xchange is inviting members and the public to the Big Green Shropshire Gathering 2015 on Saturday 25 April 2015 at 9.30am to 4pm at Shropshire Wildlife Trust Visitor centre in Abbey … Continue reading »

Mytton Bridge closure from 5 May 2015

14/04/2015 / Leave a comment / Permalink

Mytton Bridge will be closed from Tuesday 5 May 2015 for up to eight weeks to enable essential repairs to be carried out. The bridge carries the carries Mytton Lane over the River Perry at Mytton. The work will involve … Continue reading »

Licence review sends a strong message to retailers on the need for diligent checks when selling alcohol

13/04/2015 / Leave a comment / Permalink

Public protection officers have welcomed the decision of Shropshire Council’s Licensing Sub-Committee to revoke a Shrewsbury retailer’s premises licence after repeatedly selling alcohol to underage individuals. Greenfields Convenience Store on Wood Street, Shrewsbury had previously sold alcohol to an underage … Continue reading »

Roadworks on Soulton Road in Wem further delayed

13/04/2015 / Leave a comment / Permalink

Completion of the roadworks at Soulton Road, Wem is going to be further delayed, as the ongoing supply difficulties for materials restricted the availability of contractors to carry out the surfacing element of the work as planned. A revised timetable … Continue reading »

Decisions made by Central planning committee – 9 April 2015

13/04/2015 / Leave a comment / Permalink

The following decisions were made by Shropshire Council’s Central planning committee at its meeting at Shirehall, Shrewsbury on Thursday 9 April 2015. Land east of Bicton Lane, Bicton, Shrewsbury (14/02239/OUT)  Decision: That planning permission be granted as per the officer’s … Continue reading »