Shropshire Council is the top tier local authority for Shropshire. It is run by the Conservatives. The Liberal Democrats are the largest opposition group.
Since the Conservatives took charge of the new Unitary Authority for Shropshire they have been plagued by scandal, waste and incompetence. They have made huge cuts to local services, developed a huge black-hole in their finances and have no credible plan to find a sustainable solution to their financial problems
Highways England are going to be closing the A5 from Queens Head to Gledrid roundabout for 2 weeks from the end of September. The roadworks are combining two seperate projects… Read More »A5 Queens Head to Gledrid roundabout combined nightime closure
Next pulls plug on Shrewsbury town centre and have decided not to renew their lease on their store in the Pride Hill shopping centre. https://www.shropshirestar.com/news/business/2019/07/05/next-to-close-its-store-at-shrewsburys-pride-hill-shopping-centre/ As the owners of the… Read More »Next pulls plug on Shrewsbury town centre store
Shropshire Council’s Local Plan review consultation closes on the 8th of February. It is important that as many people as possible respond. If you want sites added or removed from the… Read More »Local Plan Review Consultation deadline fast approaching
Last Tuesday West Felton Parish Council agreed to upgrade their remaining street lights to LED street lights. I am grateful that colleagues supported my proposition to carry out the upgrades.… Read More »LED street lights on the way for West Felton
Like many who saw the headline in the Shropshire Star last Thursday, I was shocked and appalled. Shocked by the scale of the percentage pay rise of nearly 50% and… Read More »Shropshire Council Chief pay rise of almost 50%