Category: Climate change / environment

64 Climate change / environment posts found.

Community Tree Scheme is now open for business

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


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

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

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

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


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

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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