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T & W chief executive asks for redundancy

Victor Brownlees, chief executive of Telford & Wrekin Council, has asked for redundancy following a shake-up by the newly elected Labour administration.

Council wage bill drops

Under the Conservative administration the wage bill at Telford and Wrekin has dropped by £1.1 million.

Andrew Lansley visits The Wrekin

Andrew Lansley, the Secretary of State for Health, was the guest Speaker at a social function in The Wrekin yesterday.

Labour Council withdraws funding from Rural Areas

The Labour councillors on Telford and Wrekin Council have decided to prioritise urban roads rather than rural ones, and blamed the previous Conservative administration for spending money on rural areas. 

Labour plans - economic vandalism

Andrew Eade, the leader of the Conservative Group on the Borough Council, says that Labour’s plans to cancel the building of the new civic office in the Southwater development could put the whole scheme at risk with the loss of millions of pounds of investment and thousands of new jobs.