Category Archives: Consultation News

Healthcare Experts Comment on the New Healthcare Model

There were some common themes within the feedback gathered as part of the NHS Future Fit public consultation. Recognising people’s concerns and questions local healthcare experts have developed a short paper to explain a little more about the new healthcare … Continue reading

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NCVO January Volunteering Update

NCVO Volunteering round up for January NCVO’s new research findings on the volunteer experience were launched on Friday at the national volunteering forum. There is also a brilliant training opportunity for 10 people who want to write a volunteering strategy. The new Road Ahead report has been … Continue reading

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SATH Engagement – Ophthalmology

Shrewsbury and Telford Hospital NHS Trust (SATH) is currently engaging with patients who use, or have used, Ophthalmology services A survey is available through the SATH website, and will be promoted through social media.  SATH is also carrying out face-to-face surveying in … Continue reading

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Future Fit Update

Consultation Findings Published An independent report on the thousands of responses to the Future Fit Consultation, which ran from 30 May to Tuesday 11 September 2018, has now been published on the Future Fit website at https://bit.ly/2P2vG5i . The report … Continue reading

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Consultation News

Help shape the way we regulate businesses     Shropshire Council, Shropshire Fire & Rescue and the Marches Local Enterprise Partnership (LEP) are conducting a survey to understand how local businesses feel about regulation, to determine the support businesses require and … Continue reading

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Consultations News

Shropshire Council – Bring Banks Consultation As a result of substantial Government funding reductions, Shropshire Council needs to significantly reduce its budget and make unprecedented changes to services.  A proposal has been put forward to remove Council owned bring bank sites to help … Continue reading

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Consultations News

Shropshire Council Consultations Shropshire Council has a number of open consultations covering a range of issues. Main consultations are listed below with links and closing dates: Business Regulation Consultation – Shropshire Council, Shropshire Fire & Rescue and the Marches Local … Continue reading

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Consultations News

Council Tax Support Consultation The former national Council Tax Benefit Scheme was abolished on 31 March 2013 and replaced with a new system of localised council tax support. This requires each billing authority to design and implement its own scheme … Continue reading

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Local Transport Plan Survey

You will have seen the survey promoted in the VCSA news before but this is a reminder that the survey closes on the 31st October. Shropshire Council are currently working on developing the fourth Local Transport Plan for Shropshire (LTP4). The LTP … Continue reading

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Joint Health Overview & Scrutiny – Research

The Shropshire Council and Telford & Wrekin Council Joint Health Overview and Scrutiny Committee are involved in looking at the consultation process in relation to the Future Fit proposals. This work is part of the committee’s role in looking at statutory … Continue reading

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