Tag Archives: Transport

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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Reminders

Bereavement Awareness Many of us come into contact with people experiencing bereavement in our daily work. It can be daunting for staff to know how to respond and support people who are grieving. The team at Lingen Davies Cancer Fund … Continue reading

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Guidance For Responding To The Department For Transport’s Consultation

The Community Transport Association (CTA) has released a blog to support organisations responding to the Department of Transport’s consultation.  The resources they have developed are: A Guidance Document – This is intended to support your response to the consultation. It … Continue reading

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What Do You Know About Shropshire Council’s Highways Maintenance Services?

Shropshire Council is carrying out a short online survey to find out if people are aware of, and understand, the highways maintenance work that the council and its partners carry out – and asks people for their views about how … Continue reading

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Keep Our Communities Moving!

At the beginning of August 2017 the Department for Transport sent out a letter which could have major implications for charities, community groups and public bodies that provide transport for their service users. The “Keep Our Communities Moving” campaign means … Continue reading

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Vote Online To Support Shropshire RCC

Vote online to help Shropshire Rural Communities Charity receive a Community Award from the Freemasons of at least £4,000 but potentially up to £25,000. Shropshire RCC are one of four charities to have been given the opportunity to participate in … Continue reading

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Free Diabetes Awareness Programme 1st & 8th June 2017

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Procurement Opportunities

Don’t forget to check the Shropshire Council Procurement Portal for tendering opportunities. Recent tenders include: Tender ref Supply/service description Estimated contract value Contract period Submission deadline DMCT 188 The Provision of Local Public Bus Services and a Park & Ride … Continue reading

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Shropshire Council Consultation and Surveys

Have you visited the Shropshire Council “Get Involved” portal recently? Current surveys and consultations include: Shropshire Bus Strategy 2017-2021 Taxi fees consultation Big Conversation Survey 2016/17 Public space protection order for Shrewsbury Town Centre Local Plan parital review – issues … Continue reading

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Shropshire Bus Strategy 2017 – 2021

Public transport provides access to essential services, including to those more vulnerable and living in rural areas. We’re facing considerable financial challenges, and need to set a strategy which ensures available budgets are spent in line with clearly defined local bus … Continue reading

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