Category: Climate change / environment

174 Climate change / environment posts found.

Council and partners win national award for innovative nature-based approach to Corvedale flooding project

12/05/2022
Luke Neal explaining the key features of a leaky woody barrier on the Wilde brook, Corvedale.

Shropshire Council, along with WSP, Shropshire Wildlife Trust and Cardiff University, have won the ‘Studies and Research’ category for the prestigious ICE…

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News from our partners: Flying the flag for the amazing May fish migration

03/05/2022
New commemorative May fish flag

News from our partners Unlocking The Severn This May, for the first time in nearly 180 years, the UK’s longest river has…

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New recycling wheelie bins to be delivered from next week

29/04/2022

New wheelie bins for recycling cans, plastic and glass at the kerbside will start being delivered to households across the Shropshire Council…

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Shropshire Council completes training to win bronze-level Climate Literacy status

28/04/2022
people receiving the carbon literacy bronze award certificate

Commitment to a national training programme has resulted in Shropshire Council achieving a Bronze Award from the Carbon Literacy Trust. Shropshire Council’s…

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Independent experts confirm carbon impact figures for Shrewsbury North West Relief Road

27/04/2022
Shrewsbury North West Relief Road plan illustration

An independent expert review of Shropshire Council’s carbon management for the proposed Shrewsbury North West Relief Road has verified the council’s calculations…

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Green plan helps care partners and council combat climate emergency

20/04/2022

Shropshire Council’s Cabinet are being asked to approve a green plan which will give the NHS, councils and care partners in the…

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Council and partners shortlisted for prestigious green construction award

12/04/2022
Meole Brace teaching hub

Shropshire Council, Read Construction Holdings Ltd and PSG (Shropshire Council’s Property Services Group) have been shortlisted for its state-of-the-art teaching hub at…

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Shropshire Goes Green powers up with lead sponsor AceOn Group

07/04/2022
(l-to-r) Richard Partington, Managing director of AceOn Group, and Ian Nellins, Shropshire Council's Cabinet member for climate change, natural assets and the green economy.

Organisers of Shropshire Council’s new sustainability festival Shropshire Goes Green (on Sunday 25 September 2022) are delighted to announce Telford-based AceOn Group…

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News from our partners: Shropshire Chamber’s latest ‘Net Zero’ conference is a big success

05/04/2022
Delegates at Shropshire Chamber's Net Zero summit at Aico in Oswestry

News from our partners Shropshire Chamber of Commerce Shropshire Chamber of Commerce held a conference in Oswestry to help companies start their…

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New team takes to the roads to tackle flytipping

01/04/2022

A dedicated flytipping response team will take to the roads from today (1 April 2022) as Shropshire Council looks to clamp down…

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