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Public protection

First electric private hire vehicle licensed by Shropshire Council

15/02/2018 / Leave a comment / Permalink

Shropshire Council’s licensing team has today (15 February 2018) licensed its first fully electric-powered vehicle. Richard Mear, a Ludlow-based private hire operator, has … Continue reading »

Shrewsbury event to offer free expert advice on how to avoid being scammed

29/01/2018 / Leave a comment / Permalink

A free event that will advise people how not to fall victim to a scam is being held in Shrewsbury town centre … Continue reading »

Yuletide quiz to test you and your town’s knowledge on what your council tax is spent on

14/12/2017 / Leave a comment / Permalink

Residents across Shropshire are invited to take part in a quiz to test their knowledge around the types of services their council … Continue reading »

Current status of Shropshire Council buildings: Tuesday 12 December 2017 (12.15pm)

12/12/2017 / Leave a comment / Permalink

In light of the current weather-related situation, Shropshire Council is open for business as usual, albeit working with skeleton staff. However, as … Continue reading »

Current status of Shropshire Council buildings: Monday 11 December (2pm)

11/12/2017 / Leave a comment / Permalink
Snow on a wall

In light of the current weather situation, Shropshire Council is open for business as usual, albeit working with skeleton staff. However there … Continue reading »

Business as usual: Monday 11 December update (1.35pm)

11/12/2017 / Leave a comment / Permalink

Many of our buildings are open today and the council remains open for business across the county, although some staff are not … Continue reading »

Business as usual: current status of Shropshire Council buildings Monday 11 December 10.45am

11/12/2017 / Leave a comment / Permalink
Snow on a wall

In light of the current weather situation, Shropshire Council is open for business as usual, albeit working with skeleton staff. However there … Continue reading »

Local builder reaches building control excellence awards grand finals 2017

15/11/2017 / Leave a comment / Permalink
house in Bridgnorth

Shropshire builder, Mike Owen of Huramic Builders Ltd, celebrated winning the Best Individual new home category at the Local Authority Building Control … Continue reading »

Stay safe and opt for an organised bonfire

31/10/2017 / Leave a comment / Permalink

News from our partners Shropshire Fire and Rescue Service Take a look at these short video clips that feature advice on how … Continue reading »

National Hate Crime Awareness Week 2017 (14 October – 21 October)

04/10/2017 / Leave a comment / Permalink
Hate Crime logo

Organisations across Shropshire are working together to raise awareness of hate crime, and how to report it. National Hate Crime Awareness Week … Continue reading »