Tag Archives: Shropshire Council

Community Enablement Team Update

A message for the VCS Assembly At the full Council meeting held in February 2018 the Council approved a budget saving of £648,480 impacting on the Community Enablement Team by the end of the 2018/19 financial year. Significant challenges facing … 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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Survey – Joint Health Overview & Scrutiny Committee

Shropshire Council and Telford and Wrekin Council Joint Health Overview and Scrutiny Committee Survey Have or will you or your organisation be responding to the Future Fit consultation, or supporting others to take part? The Joint Health Overview and Scrutiny … Continue reading

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Open Consultations – August 2018

Highways Inspections Shropshire Council is seeking views on its proposals to update its approach to Highway Safety Inspections, and associated activities. Find out more here: shropshire.gov.uk/get-involved/highways-safety-inspection-review/ Closes: 23rd August 2018   Shropshire Council’s Customer Services Points Proposing changes to the times … Continue reading

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Important Reminders – August 2018

Marches LEP – Strategic Economic Plan The Marches LEP has hosted consultation events with businesses, sector groups and other private and public-sector stakeholders to gather feedback on future productivity and economic growth. The Marches LEP is now encouraging others to … Continue reading

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Discretionary Rate Relief – A reminder

Last week, the VCSA newsletter contained an item on discretionary rate relief – a topic many of our members have highlighted as an issue of significant interest. Shropshire Council is consulting on its business rates discretionary relief policy review and … Continue reading

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Coaching and Mentoring Course

Shropshire Council is offering a Coaching and Mentoring course on Tuesday 11th September, 09.00 – 16.00 in Shrewsbury. The cost is £80 per delegate (lunch provided). This practical course covers essential models and theories which relate to coaching and mentoring, … Continue reading

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Preventative Services Customer Survey

The voluntary and community sector (VCS) plays a vital role in enabling vulnerable people to keep their independence, keep well and participate in activities to retain their quality of life, have respect and feel valued. The VCS delivers many ‘preventative’ … Continue reading

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Shropshire VCSA Annual Assembly – Book Your Place

You are invited to attend:  Shropshire Voluntary and Community Sector Annual Assembly 2018 Thursday, May 24, 2018 from 9:00 AM – 1:00 PM The Voluntary and Community Sector Assembly (VCSA) will be holding their Annual General Meeting  on the  24th … Continue reading

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Countryside Maintenance Officer Job Vacancy

NB18/29 Countryside Maintenance Officer “An exciting opportunity has arisen to become part of the Countryside Maintenance Team, within the Outdoor Partnerships Team. You will work as part of the Service’s Maintenance Team to provide practical improvement works on the Public … Continue reading

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