Telford and Wrekin, United Kingdom


Current Telford and Wrekin News

Telford and Wrekin Council to cut hot meals on wheels - BBC News
A hot meals on wheels service in Shropshire is expected to be scrapped for the majority of customers later this year. Telford and Wrekin Council is piloting a new "good neighbours service" to support people. Under the scheme, residents will receive ...
Tue, 29 Jul 2014 13:46:00 GMT
Telford and Wrekin Council in home-building plan - BBC News
Telford and Wrekin Council is planning to set up its own company to build homes in the area. The local authority said more than 400 houses, apartments and commercial properties could be built on council-owned brownfield sites across Telford. It hopes ...
Fri, 18 Jul 2014 06:50:02 GMT
Countdown begins to Telford & Wrekin Council's T-Party - shropshirelive.com (press release)
New for 2014 is a fun fair in the Telford International Centre car park, next to the Arena. Councillor Liz Clare, Telford & Wrekin Council cabinet member for leisure services and culture, said: “We're really delighted to be bringing T-Party back to ...
Fri, 25 Jul 2014 15:27:35 GMT
Telford & Wrekin Council tackles Brookside fly tippers - shropshirelive.com (press release)
Telford & Wrekin Council tackles Brookside fly tippers. Telford & Wrekin Council is bringing a new CSI-style approach to tackling the problem as part of an awareness campaign to highlight all environmental crimes including fly tipping. fly tipping. The ...
Tue, 22 Jul 2014 15:03:58 GMT
National register help for Telford adopters - shropshirestar.com
Telford & Wrekin Council has been chosen to pilot a scheme allowing approved adopters to learn more about the children who are waiting for a home. From September, they will be able to find out about their hobbies, likes and dislikes, and hear them ...
Tue, 29 Jul 2014 09:48:48 GMT
Telford & Wrekin Council to bid for superfast broadband funding - shropshirelive.com (press release)
Councillor Charles Smith, cabinet member for Development, said: “This is a much better scheme than the one announced by the government in 2011. “It will deliver much better value for money for the taxpayers of Telford and Wrekin and it will help ...
Wed, 16 Jul 2014 17:59:07 GMT
CSI-style appraoch to tackling fly tipping in Telford - shropshirestar.com
Fly-tipping offences on the streets of Telford are being treated as crime scenes – complete with CSI-style police tape. Telford & Wrekin Council aims to tackle problems at fly tipping hot spots like this in Brookside, Telford, where tape will be put up ...
Wed, 23 Jul 2014 08:38:42 GMT
Telford MOD hub means 'jobs jackpot' - shropshirestar.com
Kuldip Sahota, leader of Telford & Wrekin Council, praised the potential employment boost if a huge expansion of the Donnington MoD base got the go-ahead. If Telford was chosen as the location for a flagship centre for supplying kit to the Armed Forces ...
Fri, 11 Jul 2014 12:19:47 GMT