Category: Democracy

1271 Democracy posts found.

Reminder about photo ID and registering to vote ahead of general election

20/05/2024
A picture of a polling station to demonstrate voting.

With a general election expected to be held later this year, potential voters in Shropshire are being reminded of the need to…

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Marches Forward Partnership shapes future proposals

17/05/2024
l-to-r:  Jonathan Lester, Leader of Herefordshire Council; Lezley Picton, Leader of Shropshire Council; Mary Ann Brocklesby, Leader of Monmouthshire County Council;  and James Gibson-Watt, Leader of Powys County Council.

The Marches Forward Partnership has moved at pace since its launch in November 2023. Taking learning from its first members and partners…

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Meet the Leader in Whittington on Thursday 30 May from 10am until midday

16/05/2024
Lezley Picton meeting Market Drayton residents at the event

Lezley Picton, Leader of Shropshire Council, is to host a Meet the Leader event in Whittington soon. Lezley will be at Whittington…

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Reminder about need for photo ID at polling stations on 2 May

12/04/2024

Andy Begley, local Shropshire returning officer, has issued the following reminder ahead of the West Mercia Police and Crime Commissioner election on…

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Cabinet asked to approve new rules for tackling dog fouling and nuisance

10/04/2024
Bojangles (Therapy Dog)

Shropshire Council’s Cabinet will next week (17 April 2024) be asked to introduce a ‘public spaces protection order’ (PSPO) to help tackle…

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Have your say on parish councils boundary reviews

28/03/2024

Shropshire Council is encouraging residents to have their say on draft recommendations for parish councils boundaries in five areas of Shropshire. These…

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Meet the Leader in Pontesbury on Monday 15 April from 10am until midday

28/03/2024
Lezley Picton meeting Market Drayton residents at the event

Lezley Picton, Leader of Shropshire Council, is to host a Meet the Leader event in Pontesbury next month. Lezley will be at…

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Councillors asked to approve Shropshire cycling and walking plan

05/03/2024

Shropshire Council’s Cabinet will next week (13 March 2024) be asked to approve a plan that sets out proposed new and improved…

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Delivering financial sustainability 

15/02/2024
The Shropshire Plan

Like many other councils Shropshire Council is facing huge pressure on its finances, and must make some very difficult decisions so it…

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Consultation to go ahead on £28m proposal to regenerate Shrewsbury Sports Village

09/02/2024
A picture of a swimmer to depict an example of leisure facilities

Shropshire Council’s Economy and Environment Overview and Scrutiny Committee have this morning upheld a Cabinet decision to go out to public consultation…

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