Category: Climate change / environment

64 Climate change / environment posts found.

Community Tree Scheme is now open for business

07/10/2020
An image of planted trees

Please note that the scheme has now closed for this year due to unprecedented demand – thank you so much for the…

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Development of Shrewsbury’s Park and Ride takes big step forward

06/10/2020

Plans to develop the existing Shrewsbury Park and Ride service into a ‘next generation’ transport system have taken a big step forward,…

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Shropshire Council secures funding for electric vehicles charging trial

29/09/2020
Funding has been secured for new charge points

Shropshire Council is part of a consortium that has secured major funding from the Department of Energy, Business and Industrial Strategy (BEIS)…

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#PlantMoreTrees: Shropshire Council to relaunch community tree scheme

29/09/2020
An image of planted trees

To help achieve its ambition to plant a tree for every resident in the county, Shropshire Council is to bring back the…

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Taking action for nature: protecting wildlife, communities and the environment

24/09/2020
A woody debris dam

Shropshire Council is committed to achieving net-zero carbon by 2030, and recognises that an important part of this is addressing the crisis…

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Shropshire Council supporting new county Climate Action Partnership

09/09/2020

Shropshire Council is working with and supporting a working group of founding sponsors that has come together to create a Climate Action…

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Residents and businesses urged to take heed of weather warning

25/08/2020
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

10/08/2020
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

15/07/2020
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

14/07/2020

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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