Queens Award for Voluntary service

Overview The Queen’s Award for Voluntary Service is the highest award given to volunteer groups across the UK, and to date, Shropshire, Telford & Wrekin have enjoyed a greater than average success rate for groups that have been nominated. Winners get a certificate signed by the Queen and a domed glass crystal. Representatives from theContinue reading “Queens Award for Voluntary service”

GDPR Business Event

Please see the below event available to support local business in the area, organised by the Growth Hub. This event aims to helps businesses prepare for the realities of the new laws and the measures they can take in the weeks ahead of the GDPR May 25th deadline. It provides an overview of the legislation,Continue reading “GDPR Business Event”

Annual Parish Meeting 2017

TO ALL ELECTORS OF WHITTINGTON YOU ARE INVITED TO TAKE PART IN THE   ANNUAL PARISH MEETING ON TUESDAY, 16th MAY, 2017 At 6.30 pm TO BE HELD AT THE SENIOR CITIZEN’S HALL   AGENDA 1.REPORT ON THE PARISH COUNCIL’S ACTIVITIES 2. Talk by Mrs Molesworth on Walsham How’s Journal of Wild Flowers 3. ReportContinue reading “Annual Parish Meeting 2017”

Parish Paths Partnerships (P3) Scheme under Shropshire’s Great Outdoors

In the next few months a group of volunteers from Whittington will be walking all the rights of way in Whittington under the co-ordination of Shropshire’s Great Outdoors.  The aim is to look at the Rights of way with a view to checking maintenance, way marking routes and access.  From this a list of priorityContinue reading “Parish Paths Partnerships (P3) Scheme under Shropshire’s Great Outdoors”

Five Perry Parishes LJC Meeting 28th April 2016‏

Please find attached the agenda and previous notes for our forthcoming Five Perry Parishes LJC meeting. The meeting will commence at 7 o clock and will be held at Hordley Village Hall in this instance. Agenda April 2016 5PPS LJC Draft Notes 7th October 2015 ( v1) As ever we encourage parish councillors and parishContinue reading “Five Perry Parishes LJC Meeting 28th April 2016‏”

Wildflower-rich roadside verges

Shropshire is valued for its beautiful countryside and wealth of wildlife. This precious ‘biodiversity’ is in great need of careful protection and constant management – common species such as bees and other pollinating insects, and wild flowers such as cowslips, have declined dramatically over recent years. Biodiversity ‘corridors’ such as roadside verges are vital linksContinue reading “Wildflower-rich roadside verges”

New Whittington Website

Hello and welcome to the new Whittington Parish Council website. After a number of years of being hosted by Shrop.Net (a free web hosting service offered by Shropshire Council) we have decided to move to a new location. This is in part because the free Shrop.Net service is being withdrawn in 2016 and partly becauseContinue reading “New Whittington Website”