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News from our partners: Suspicious financial services being offered on Facebook to flood victims

19/02/2020

News from our partners West Mercia Police   Following the devastating floods affecting many of our communities, it would appear that an…

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Shrewsbury roads and bus services: UPDATE 2pm Wed 19 Feb

19/02/2020

Main routes Smithfield Road, Coton Hill and Chester Street in Shrewsbury have now reopened. Shrewsbury Bus Station has now also reopened, and…

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Bus services – travel UPDATE – Wed 19 Feb 8.15am

19/02/2020
One of the electric buses trialled on Shrewsbury's park and ride service

Bus services across most of the county are operating as normal. Shrewsbury Bus Station remains closed and flood terminus points are still…

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Road closures in Shropshire – UPDATE – 7am Wed 19 February

19/02/2020
Road ahead closed sign, on pavement

Update as of 7am – Wednesday 19 February 2020 The clean-up operation on Smithfield Road in Shrewsbury began at 5am Wednesday 19…

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Storm Dennis: Bridgnorth Rest Centre to remain open through the night

18/02/2020
Castle Hall in Bridgnorth is open as a rest centre for those affected by the flooding caused by Storm Dennis.

The rest centre opened in Bridgnorth by Shropshire Council is to remain open through the night (into Wednesday 19 February) for those…

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News from our partners: Ironbridge evacuation UPDATE 3pm Tues 18 Feb

18/02/2020

News from our partners West Mercia Police Residents in Ironbridge are advised to evacuate their homes as a severe flood warning remains…

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Latest: Shropshire Road Closures update 19 February

18/02/2020

Update as of 7.00am – 19 February 2020 The clean-up operation on Smithfield Road in Shrewsbury began at 5.00am and we have…

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News from our partners: Ironbridge evacuation of some residents due to severe flood warning

18/02/2020

News from our partners West Mercia Police Residents in Ironbridge are being advised to evacuate their homes as a severe flood warning…

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Storm Dennis: Rest Centre opened in Bridgnorth

18/02/2020
Castle Hall in Bridgnorth is open as a rest centre for those affected by the flooding caused by Storm Dennis.

Shropshire Council has opened a rest centre in Bridgnorth for those affected by the floods caused by the rainfall during Storm Dennis. …

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Storm Dennis: Road Closures across Shropshire

18/02/2020
Road ahead closed

Due to the flooding caused by Storm Dennis multiple roads are currently closed across Shropshire. In total, 29 roads are currently closed.…

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