Category: Finance and budget

84 Finance and budget posts found.

Inflation, cost of living and more demand pressures on council budget

23/11/2022
Money

The rising cost of living, inflation and energy costs mean Shropshire Council is now working to reduce an overspend of around £11…

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£2.1m of targeted support to Shropshire residents to help with cost of living

07/11/2022
Cost of living help graphic

A new package of measures has been created by Shropshire Council to support vulnerable and low income households in the county as…

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Free school meals holiday support extended until end of spring term

03/11/2022

Children in receipt of benefits-related free school meals in Shropshire will now continue to receive support with food costs during the school…

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A very Warm Welcome offered across Shropshire   

24/10/2022
Warm Welcome this winter - infographic

More than 50 community spaces and council buildings will be offering a Warm Welcome to Shropshire residents this autumn and winter.     The…

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Changes to car parking charges from 31 October 2022

20/10/2022
An illlustration of some cars and buses parked in a car park

Small increases in charges for Shropshire Council’s car parks and on-street parking areas come into effect on Monday 31 October 2022.  Under the…

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£30 million cost of living support for Shropshire residents

19/10/2022

Shropshire Council has helped to deliver more than £30 million to support residents with the rising cost of living. The money has…

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Working together to support residents through the cost of living crisis 

14/10/2022
Cost of living - Oct 2022 graphic

Shropshire’s public and voluntary sector have joined forces to support residents through the cost of living crisis. Over the last four months…

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Shropshire Council preparing to go cashless

11/10/2022
Cashless icon

Shropshire Council is preparing to become a cashless council and help customers manage their payments digitally. From council tax payments to parking,…

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LGA finance review helps confirm budget strategy direction

07/10/2022

An independent review of Shropshire Council’s financial approach has confirmed that changes it is making are taking the council in the right…

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No plans to charge for collection of garden waste

03/10/2022
Recycling collection vehicle

Shropshire Council is assuring residents that it has no current plans to introduce charges for the collection of garden waste. It follows…

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