Category Archives: Consultation News

Draft Local Economic Growth Strategies – Consultation is now live

Shropshire Council is delighted to present the draft Local Economic Growth Strategies for Oswestry, Bridgnorth, Ludlow, Market Drayton and Whitchurch. The development of these draft strategies was a key action from the wider Economic Growth Strategy for Shropshire. These documents … Continue reading

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Connecting Shropshire broadband programme update – March 2020

Connecting Shropshire broadband programme update – March 2020 Market Intelligence Review launched: Shropshire Council remains committed to its aspiration of enabling access to superfast broadband (30mbps) across the Council area where the broadband infrastructure market is failing to provide it. … Continue reading

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NFBUK Petition to ‘Save The BBC Red Button Teletext Service Permanently – Still Time to Sign and Support

NFBUK Petition to ‘Save The BBC Red Button Teletext Service Permanently – Still Time to Sign and Support NFBUK are very proud to have support from AGE UK and many of the UK Age organisations from across the UK and would … Continue reading

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News from BT on payphones in Shropshire proposed for removal

News from BT on payphones in Shropshire proposed for removal  Shropshire Council is pleased to advise that confirmation has been received from BT with regard to next steps for the 75 payphones in the Shropshire area that BT proposed to … Continue reading

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Important Reminders

Shropshire VCSA: Climate Change and The Third Sector A facilitated workshop 9am to 1pm Wednesday 11th March 2020 Council Chamber, Shirehall Climate change can seem an overwhelming or distant issue with little influence on your daily work. However, as we all … Continue reading

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Loneliness Annual Report: the first year

Everyone will know someone who has been lonely. The vast majority of us will feel this way at some point in our lives. Since the world’s first minister responsible for tackling loneliness was appointed by the government in January 2018, … Continue reading

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There are fewer charities in the most deprived areas of the country, says NPC report

There are fewer charities in the most deprived areas of the country, says NPC report There is a stark divide between where charities are most needed and where they are actually located, according to a new report published today by … Continue reading

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Important Reminders

Lloyds Bank Foundation Grants Programme The Lloyds Bank Foundation for England and Wales has relaunched its grants programme Core funding grants worth up to £100,000 are available for small and local charities. Those eligible are charities with an income between … Continue reading

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New Philanthropist Capital – State of The Sector 2020

NPC’s State of the Sector programme seeks to inject new thinking and ideas on how charity sector leaders can adapt and thrive in this changing context. Charities face a world where their context and challenges are always changing. At NPC we help them … Continue reading

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Theatre Severn & OMH Access Policy event 21.11.2019

Shropshire Council has been working to review the delivery of access arrangements at Theatre Severn and the Old Market Hall in Shropshire. A review is necessary because Shropshire Council believe that the arrangements currently in place could be inadequate and … Continue reading

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