Category: Climate change / environment

58 Climate change / environment posts found.

Residents and businesses urged to take heed of weather warning

weather warning

With strong gusts of winds forecast, residents across the county are being asked to take care and keep an eye on the Met…

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Residents and business urged to take heed of potential weather warning

Met office warning for Shrewsbury

Shropshire Council are asking residents and business to take heed of the potential weather warning which could see flash flooding in certain…

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Sandpits Road, Ludlow, to close for six months for sewer upgrade work

Road ahead closed

Sandpits Road in Ludlow will be closed between the junctions of Julian Road and Henley Road for approximately six months from tomorrow…

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Shropshire Council welcomes £36m award to new River Severn Partnership to help tackle flooding


Shropshire Council has welcomed yesterday’s announcement that the new River Severn Partnership is to receive £36m from the Government to help address…

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Free central heating now available for eligible households

Warmer Homes Shropshire Programme

Free first time central heating installation is now available for eligible households, thanks to a new grant scheme to help people reduce…

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Plans to replace Shirehall with new civic centre to be considered by councillors


Plans for a new civic centre in Shrewsbury town centre that would house Shropshire Council and its public sector partners from 2023…

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Rural areas demand support to tackle climate change

An image of a green field with blue skies as Shropshire Council joins the Countryside Climate Network to help drive the climate change agenda for rural areas.

Shropshire Council has joined a group of rural council leaders to launch a new network to promote the voice of the countryside…

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Energy-saving measures at The Market Hall in Shrewsbury: what have we learned a year on?

pretty pattern of light on a market hall in Shrewsbury

One year on from having energy efficiency systems installed to reduce its carbon footprint and running costs, The Market Hall in Shrewsbury…

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Shropshire Council bids for £46m to help improve county’s bus services

One of the electric buses trialled on Shrewsbury's park and ride service

Shropshire Council has bid for more than £46million of Government funding to help improve bus services across the county. Two bids have…

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Greenacres Farm seeing benefits of sustainable energy

Greenacres Farm

In 2019 at Greenacres Farm in Baschurch a 50kW solar array was installed to improve energy efficiency and to reduce its’ carbon…

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