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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
Plans for 72 homes at former Telford brickworks get go-ahead - shropshirestar.com
But building will not begin until concerns about flooding on the site have been addressed, according to Telford & Wrekin Council planning officers. Properties to be built by Galiford Try will include 36 affordable homes for The Wrekin Housing trust and ...
Wed, 20 Aug 2014 07:40:39 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
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
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
Drain covers stolen from Telford roads - shropshirestar.com
"Telford & Wrekin County Highways are the victim, as are the public who pay their taxes to maintain the roads locally." The police say that initial costs of £500 have been incurred to make the roads safe, while it is estimated that a further £2,100 ...
Sat, 16 Aug 2014 08:56:47 GMT
Shropshire economy matches UK growth pace - shropshirestar.com
It shows that while Shropshire's economy has grown by 3.2 per cent over the last 12 months, Telford & Wrekin's is up by 3.1 per cent. Official government data released last week revealed that the UK economy grew by 3.2 per cent in the second quarter of ...
Wed, 20 Aug 2014 09:57:05 GMT