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Shropshire Council and Lingen Davies raise awareness of ovarian cancer

White skinned woman clutching stomach

March is Ovarian Cancer Awareness month, and Shropshire Council are joined by Lingen Davies Cancer Fund to highlight the signs and symptoms…

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What will the spring Budget mean for your energy bills?

Cost of living

Last Wednesday’s Budget announcement by the Chancellor Jeremy Hunt included an extension to the Energy Price Guarantee (EPG) for a further three…

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Free school meals support to continue in Easter holidays as part of £4.1m package to support households with cost of living

Cost of living

Families in Shropshire who currently receive free school meals during school term time will continue to receive support over the Easter holiday…

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Have your say on proposed changes to council’s customer service centre’s opening times

CSC opening times consultation

Shropshire Council is now consulting on proposed changes to its Customer Service Centre (CSC) opening times and is encouraging as many people…

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Free health checks for farmers scheme to be expanded

A health checks van and three outreach officers wearing blue jackets

Free health checks provided to farmers by Shropshire Council’s community wellbeing outreach team at Shrewsbury Livestock Auction Centre for the past month…

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Cold weather and snow: details of services affected, as of Thursday 9 March 11.15am

Snow update graphic

 A yellow weather warning for snow is currently in place for Shropshire, with an amber weather warning for the very north of…

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Veterans champion wins High Sheriff’s Award for outreach work in Shropshire

Sarah Kerr (on RH side)

Sarah Kerr, Shropshire Council’s veterans hub co-ordinator, has been recognised with the High Sheriff’s Award for her commitment to developing support for…

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Drug and alcohol treatment service for rough sleepers launches in Shropshire

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Today sees the launch of RESET, a new and potentially lifesaving multi-agency service to provide drug and alcohol treatment support for rough…

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Tim Peake flying in to celebrate 8th annual Armed Forces Match Day at Shrewsbury Town FC

MOD Crown Copyright 2023): Colonel Tim Peake, Honorary Colonel of 9 Regiment Army Air Corps, at RAF Shawbury.

Crowds at the 8th annual Armed Forces Match Day are in for a once in a lifetime experience when astronaut Colonel Tim…

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Shropshire Council contacts over 25,000 residents with cost of living support


Shropshire Council has reached a milestone in the number of proactive contacts they have made with residents as part of their cost…

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