Local health leaders publish key decision making document on future of local hospital services

Local health leaders have today published a key document ahead of the decision making meeting on the future of hospital services for people in Shropshire, Telford & Wrekin and mid Wales. NHS Shropshire and Telford & Wrekin CCGs have published their Decision Making Business Case (DMBC) at http://www.nhsfuturefit.org/DMBC and circulated it to members of theContinue reading “Local health leaders publish key decision making document on future of local hospital services”

Local Plan Review – Site Allocations Consultation Meeting

Shropshire Council’s Planning Policy Team has launched the ‘Preferred Sites’ Consultation which will run from Thursday 29th November 2018 to Thursday 31st January 2019. During this time there will be several public meetings open to all, throughout the county where the Local Plan process and local development proposals will be explained. There will be theContinue reading “Local Plan Review – Site Allocations Consultation Meeting”

Where to get health advice over Christmas and New Year

The NHS is reminding residents in Shropshire where they can access expert medical treatment to help them stay well over the Christmas and New Year holiday. NHS Shropshire Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG) is advising local people to consider the options for healthcare and ensure they are aware of GP practices and pharmacy opening times. IfContinue reading “Where to get health advice over Christmas and New Year”

Vacancy for a Councillor

WHITTINGTON PARISH COUNCIL Co-option of a Parish Councillor Whittington Parish Council recently published a Notice of Vacancy following the resignation of Councillor Patricia Raine, 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 consideredContinue reading “Vacancy for a Councillor”

Grounds Maintenance in Whittington

Quotations are invited from any person, persons or organisations wishing to undertake the maintenance of a range of grassed areas within the Parish of Whittington.  Specifications of work are available from the Clerk of the Parish Council:- Mrs A Jones Hawthorn Cottage Porthywaen Oswestry Shropshire SY10 8LX Tel:  01691 829571 Email: clerk@whittingtonpc.com The deadline forContinue reading “Grounds Maintenance in Whittington”

Whittington Youth Meeting

Where: Whittington Senior Citizens Club, SY11 1ND When: Thursday 8th November at 7.00 – 8.30 p.m. Thursday 15th November at 7.00 – 8.30 p.m. Our Youth and Community lead is currently undertaking some outreach work within Whittington and is assessing the needs of the village particularly from a youth perspective, in a bid to tackleContinue reading “Whittington Youth Meeting”

Notice of Casual Vacancy

NOTICE UNDER LOCAL GOVERNMENT ACT 1972 (SECTION 87(2)) 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 of Councillor Patricia Raine. Rule 5(2) of The Local Elections (Parishes and Communities) (England and Wales) Rules, 2006 now applies.Continue reading “Notice of Casual Vacancy”

Defibrillator Vandalised

The Community of Whittington were saddened and shocked by the recent vandalism to the village’s defibrillator. It was suspected that in the early hours of Sunday 16th September, the defibrillator was taken from the cabinet on the side of the Senior Citizen’s Hall on Station Road and disposed of in the Castle Grounds. The defibrillatorContinue reading “Defibrillator Vandalised”