Help us find caring superstars in North Shropshire

Information published on behalf of ‘Community Catalysts’ My name is Chris and I run a new project just for North Shropshire which aims to increase the choice and quality of care available to our older and disabled neighbours. We need your help to find those amazinglocal people in North Shorpshire who could provide great qualityContinue reading “Help us find caring superstars in North Shropshire”

Help shape our new musculoskeletal (MSK) service for Shropshire, Telford & Wrekin at a patient focus group

Information shared on behalf of NHS CCG These are exciting times for healthcare in Shropshire, Telford & Wrekin, as we seek to improve health outcomes and make services safe and sustainable for decades to come. One of the big pieces of work already under way is to look at the pathway for patients needing careContinue reading “Help shape our new musculoskeletal (MSK) service for Shropshire, Telford & Wrekin at a patient focus group”

Would you like to become a parish councillor?

Whittington Parish Council recently published a Notice of Vacancy following the resignation of Councillor Paul Jones, but no requests were received within the statutory period, requesting that a by-election be held. The Parish Council is therefore seeking applications from interested local people who wish to be considered for co-option to the Parish Council. Applications shouldContinue reading “Would you like to become a parish councillor?”

Shropshire Council Consultation on Youth Support

Shropshire Council are currently undertaking a consultation on the delivery of Youth Support. The consultation runs until the end of October and is a great opportunity for the young people of Whittington and their parents/guardians to have an input. Please use the link: https://shropshire.gov.uk/get-involved/youth-support-consultation/ and click ‘how to get involved’ to complete the online survey.Continue reading “Shropshire Council Consultation on Youth Support”

VACANCY FOR A COUNCILLOR – PUBLIC NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN

That a casual vacancy has occurred in the Office of Councillor for Whittington Parish Council following the resignation on 25th September 2019 of Councillor Jenny Pritchard Rule 5(2) of The Local Elections (Parishes and Communities) (England and Wales) Rules, 2006 now applies. The rule allows TEN ELECTORS for the parish in which the casual vacancyContinue reading “VACANCY FOR A COUNCILLOR – PUBLIC NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN”

VACANCY FOR A COUNCILLOR – PUBLIC NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN

PUBLIC NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN That a casual vacancy has occurred in the Office of Councillor for Whittington Parish Council following the resignation on 8th September 2019 of Councillor Paul Jones. Rule 5(2) of The Local Elections (Parishes and Communities) (England and Wales) Rules, 2006 now applies. The rule allows TEN ELECTORS for the parishContinue reading “VACANCY FOR A COUNCILLOR – PUBLIC NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN”

Community invited to SaTH engagement events

Two community engagement events are being held next month for residents served by Shropshire’s two acute hospitals. The Shrewsbury and Telford Hospital NHS Trust (SaTH), which runs the Royal Shrewsbury Hospital (RSH) and Princess Royal Hospital (PRH) in Telford, is hosting the Community Working Together sessions on 3 and 5 September. Residents will be ableContinue reading “Community invited to SaTH engagement events”

A5 closures 25 September – 12 October

FROM HIGHWAYS ENGLAND What we’re doing and why? What are the benefits? We’ve identified a number of improvements that we need to complete along the A5 between Weirbrook and Five Crosses. We need to improve the emergency lay-bys, drainage and carry out some resurfacing. We will also renew the road markings in the area. ThisContinue reading “A5 closures 25 September – 12 October”

Outcome of Judicial Review into the takeover of Shropshire Fire and Rescue Service

The decision from Mr Justice Garnham on whether the Home Secretary, Amber Rudd, was right to grant governance of Shropshire Fire and Rescue Service to John Campion, the Police and Crime Commissioner for West Mercia, will be/has been delivered in the Royal Courts of Justice today. Shropshire and Wrekin Fire and Rescue Authority, along withContinue reading “Outcome of Judicial Review into the takeover of Shropshire Fire and Rescue Service”