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Coronavirus: Shropshire Council pledges £295,000 for voluntary and community groups responding to the impact of coronavirus

26/03/2020
Coronavirus: Community advice and support

Shropshire Council is providing a package of financial support to community groups and voluntary organisations who are providing critical support to those…

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Coronavirus: Reduced trading hours at Shrewsbury’s shopping centres

26/03/2020
Shoppers in the Darwin Shopping Centre, Shrewsbury

Due to the coronavirus pandemic and following Government guidance, Shrewsbury’s shopping centres – Darwin, Pride Hill and Riverside – have reduced their…

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News from our partners: Coronavirus – No need to stockpile or panic buy paracetamol say health bosses

26/03/2020
Paracetamol

News from our partners Shropshire Clinicial Commissioning Group (CCG), and Telford & Wrekin CCG There is no need to stockpile or panic…

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Coronavirus: Beware of scams targeting consumers, householders and businesses

25/03/2020
Citizens Advice

There are signs that the coronavirus pandemic has led to several scams and unscrupulous practices targeting consumers, householders and businesses; we can…

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Coronavirus: Country parks and heritage sites in Shropshire open for localised exercise only

25/03/2020
An image of Severn Valley Country Park. Country Parks and countryside sites remain open during the COVID-19 epidemic.

Following the latest Government advice, country parks and heritage sites across Shropshire will remain open so that people can exercise. While sites…

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Shrewsbury park and ride service to be suspended from this Saturday

25/03/2020
One of the electric buses trialled on Shrewsbury's park and ride service

Following the measures announced by the Government earlier this week to help reduce the spread of coronavirus, the number of users travelling…

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Coronavirus: Council tax payment delay offer available for residents impacted by the Coronavirus pandemic

24/03/2020
Coronavirus - service updates graphic

Shropshire Council is offering residents whose employment or income has been adversely impacted by the Coronavirus pandemic the opportunity to delay payment…

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Coronavirus: Theatre Severn and Old Market Hall in Shrewsbury remain closed until further notice

24/03/2020
Theatre Severn in Shrewsbury

In adherence with Government advice on the coronavirus (COVID-19), Theatre Severn and the Old Market Hall remain closed to the public until…

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Coronavirus: The importance of social distancing is stressed by local director of public health

24/03/2020
COVID-19 (coronavirus) advice

Following yesterday’s Government announcement of a ‘lockdown’, Shropshire people are being urged to follow Government social distancing advice during the coronavirus (COVID-19)…

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Coronavirus: Government support to help protect businesses

24/03/2020
Coronavirus: Business advice and support

The Chancellor has set out a package of temporary, timely and targeted measures to support public services, people and businesses through this…

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