Category: Democracy

1195 Democracy posts found.

Meet the Leader in Market Drayton on Thursday 19 May from 10am until 12pm

04/05/2022
Meet the Leader in Market Drayton on 19 May infographic

Lezley Picton, Leader of Shropshire Council, is to host a Meet the Leader session in Market Drayton later this month. Lezley will…

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Resignation of Highley councillor Dave Tremellen

22/04/2022
Dave Tremellen

After nine years as Shropshire Councillor for the Highley division Councillor Dave Tremellen has formally resigned as a councillor. For the majority…

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No local elections in Shropshire Council area on 5 May

08/04/2022
A picture of a polling station to demonstrate voting.

Local elections are due to take place across England on 5 May, but not in the Shropshire Council area. The elections for…

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Transport Secretary responds to request to keep Whitchurch driving test centre open

01/04/2022

The Secretary of State for Transport has responded to a request from Shropshire Council’s Leader to keep Whitchurch driving test centre open.…

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Shropshire residents and businesses urged to share experience of 2022 floods to build case for flood protection 

01/03/2022
A flooded home in Melverley - February 2022

People in Shropshire are being urged to share their experience of flooding in the county. This follows the latest devastating floods to…

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Meet the Leader session welcomed in Ellesmere 

24/02/2022
Residents meet Lezley Picton in Ellesmere.

Yesterday (Wednesday 23 February 2022), Lezley Picton, Leader of Shropshire Council, held her second Meet the Leader session, at Our Space in…

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Extra £59m to be added to Shropshire Council’s highways budget

24/02/2022

An extra £59m will be added to Shropshire Council’s highways budget in the next four years – after the council’s financial strategy…

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£4.5m investment in Bridgnorth approved

24/02/2022

An investment of £4.5m to revitalise High Street, Bridgnorth and the town’s public realm has today (Thursday 24 February 2022) been agreed…

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Council leaders call for long term solution to flooding along River Severn

24/02/2022
Bridgnorth flooding - Feb 2022

Shropshire Council and Telford & Wrekin Council are urging George Eustice, Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs, for emergency…

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Meet the Leader in Ellesmere on Wednesday 23 February from 4pm until 6pm

09/02/2022
Lezley Picton at Meet The Leader in Ludlow on 19 Oct 2021

Lezley Picton, Leader of Shropshire Council, is to host a second Meet the Leader session in the county later this month. She…

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