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New round of BT payphones removal consultation commences: local views sought

iconic red BT phone box

Shropshire Council has received a listing from BT of 61 payphones in the Shropshire area that BT propose to permanently remove from…

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News from our partners: 97 per cent of households respond to Census 2021

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News from our partners ONS (Office of National Statistics) The response to Census 2021 has exceeded all expectations, with 97 per cent…

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Meremaid Trail will bring splash of colour to Ellesmere town centre

2 people with Meremaids Trail in Ellesmere summer 2021

The people of Ellesmere are preparing a warm welcome for a wave of watery creatures from the deep. Scores of Meremaids and…

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Coronavirus: Visitors to Bridgnorth guaranteed a warm and safe welcome


Bridgnorth is safe, and very much open for business – that’s the message from local traders who welcomed back shoppers this week.…

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Coronavirus: Husband and wife of 48 years reunited at care home after restrictions are eased


A Shropshire woman has spoken of her joy following an emotional reunion with her husband – after restrictions on indoor visits at…

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Coronavirus: Shropshire businesses urged to sign up for free workplace rapid LFTs


Shropshire businesses are being encouraged to take advantage of free rapid Lateral Flow Tests (LFTs) testing kits for COVID-19, for staff without…

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News from our partners: Blooming lovely! Ellesmere garden tribute to charity’s founders

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News from our partners Ellesmere Sculpture Initiative Work is nearing completion on the final phase of a landmark project at Ellesmere to…

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Outdoor sports facilities to reopen at Shropshire Council leisure centres

An image of Roman Road Sports Centre. Outdoor sports facilities can reopen at leisure centres from 29 March 2021.

Outdoor sports and activities can return to Shropshire Council-run leisure centres from Monday (29 March 2021), in accordance with the Government’s roadmap…

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Residents encouraged to complete Census 2021 as soon as possible

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Shropshire residents who have not yet completed the Census are being encouraged to do so as soon as possible. Sunday 21 March…

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Theatre Severn and Shrewsbury Castle go purple in celebration of Census 2021

Theatre Severn, Shrewsbury lit up purple for Census 2021

Theatre Severn, Shrewsbury and Shrewsbury Castle joined more than a hundred buildings and landmarks across England and Wales by lighting up purple…

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