Category: Finance and budget

117 Finance and budget posts found.

Crowdfund Shropshire: One week to go for the first round

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Shropshire Council is calling for voluntary and community groups and organisations to get their applications in to improve their local area, for…

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Finance report shows almost 75% of spending reductions identified so far


In the first six months of the financial year, Shropshire Council has identified £38m of the £51.4m spending reductions that it must…

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Shropshire Council’s financial situation – update shared at Cabinet


Shropshire Council’s Cabinet has given reassurance on the council’s financial situation, given recent headlines of the financial struggles faced by other councils,…

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Finance report shows £34m of spending reductions so far


In the first three months of the new financial year, Shropshire Council reports that it already expects to achieve over £34 million…

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New Customer Service Centre opening times to take effect from next week


Shropshire Council’s Customer Service Centre (CSC) opening times are changing from Monday 21 August, creating more time for targeted, outbound calling to…

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Year end overspend reduces by £1.5m despite inflation and service pressures


The final figures for the latest financial year show that Shropshire Council’s overspend reduced by £1.5m to finish the financial year 2022/23…

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£2.1m of cost of living support delivered to Shropshire residents since October 2022


Shropshire Council has delivered over £2 million of additional support for residents from the Household Support Fund provided by the Government since…

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Cost of Living payment: £301 on the way for eligible households


Many of the lowest-income households will get new Cost of Living Payments from the Government, as bills and food costs remain high…

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What will the spring Budget mean for your energy bills?

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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

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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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