Tag Archives: Shropshire Council

Shropshire Council praises voluntary and community sector’s work during pandemic

Shropshire Council’s work with the voluntary and community sector has increased during the coronavirus pandemic, leading to several positive outcomes. Closer working with town councils, parish councils, the Shropshire VCS Assembly and the Shropshire Association of Local Councils, has resulted … Continue reading

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Important Reminders

A new grant to help Shropshire residents affected by COVID-19 (Coronavirus) Shropshire Council has been allocated a ‘Local Authority Emergency Assistance Grant for Food and Essential Supplies’ to support people who are struggling to afford food and other essentials due … Continue reading

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Help avoid a local lockdown in any of Shropshire

Shropshire Council is urging all residents to act now and avoid a local lockdown in any of Shropshire, following an increase in COVID-19 cases. In the week 1-7 September Shropshire saw a further 37 confirmed cases, and we are strongly … Continue reading

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Coronavirus: Updateon Covid-19 cases at Consensus

Shropshire Council continues to work with Public Health England (PHE) Midlands in response to recent cases of Covid-19 linked to a residential care home in Dorrington. We are working with Consensus Support Services Limited to ensure plans are in place … Continue reading

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Returning to school safely

As Shropshire’s schools prepare to welcome pupils back, children, parents, carers and staff are being assured that their safety and wellbeing is a priority. Throughout the summer Shropshire Council has been working closely with schools, colleges and nurseries to make … Continue reading

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New ‘Shropshire Local’ service will help people more easily access local support

Shropshire Council is to launch a new service to enable people to more easily access support from the council and its partner organisations. ‘Shropshire Local’ will be available from September, in the former Disney Store in Shrewsbury’s Darwin Shopping Centre. … Continue reading

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Views sought on Shropshire Council’s draft Housing Strategy

Shropshire Council is asking people for their thoughts on its vision for housing for the next five years. A six-week consultation into the council’s draft Housing Strategy begins today (Wednesday 5 August 2020) and runs until Wednesday 16 September via the … Continue reading

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Update on Craven Arms caravan site outbreak

Shropshire Council and Public Health England (PHE) Midlands continue to work with key partners to contain an outbreak of COVID-19 at the Long Lane travellers site in Craven Arms. A large number of individuals from the site were tested yesterday, … Continue reading

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Notification of Stakeholder meeting

Shropshire Council will be holding a virtual stakeholder meeting for the Recommissioning of the Carer Support contract in Shropshire on 27th July 2020 from 10.30am till 12.00pm through MS Teams. If you wish to take part please contact Margarete Davies, … Continue reading

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Response to cases of COVID-19 at a Shropshire food processing company

Shropshire Council is working with Public Health England (PHE) Midlands and ABP Food Group in Shropshire, and liaising with the Health and Safety Executive (HSE) and Food Standards Agency (FSA), following confirmation of cases of COVID-19 at the food production … Continue reading

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