Local News

Andy Street Visits The Wrekin

, Wrekin Association was very pleased to welcome Andy Street, Mayor of the West Midlands, to a BBQ in Wrekin tonight.  Despite the rain a fantastic night was had. Andy spoke very positively about the West Midlands and the challenges faced there.

Communities urged to support third hospital option for T&W

The communities across Shropshire and Powys are being urged to give their support to a third option for hospital services during the forthcoming public consultation over the future roles of Shropshire’s hospitals.


Cllr Nicola Lowery Updates on Power Station Plans

Uniper Technologies Limited proposes to demolish Conveyors 6 and 7 and the accompanying Conveyor Tower of the former Ironbridge Power Station and have submitted an Application for prior notification under Schedule 2 Part 11 of the Town & Country Planning (General Permitted Development) Order

Station Road, Newport update from Cllr Eric Carter

"Further to my earlier post regarding the Station Road works. I spoke to Shropshire Homes today who confirmed that works would be completed by 15th May which is within the 10 week period.

Princess Royal Hospital to Retain Services at Women's & Children's Centre

MP for Telford Lucy Allan has announced that she has had assurances from hospital chiefs, that Telfords PRH will keep the £28m Womens & Children's Centre.  It follows a recent meeting between Simon Wright - Chief Executive of the Shrewsbury and Telford Hospital NHS Trust, Lucy Allan MP and Co