Category: Finance and budget

139 Finance and budget posts found.

Delivering financial sustainability 

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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Government officials visit Shropshire to learn about bus service improvement plans


Officials from the Department for Transport (DfT) have visited Shropshire to find out more about Shropshire Council’s new on-demand bus service –…

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Council awarded over £400,000 to improve Oswestry Greenway route


Improvements are to be made to the Greenway route in Oswestry after Shropshire Council was awarded £413,000 of UK Shared Prosperity Fund…

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Difficult decisions follow Shropshire Council’s budget consultation


More than 1,000 responses have been collected during Shropshire Council’s 6-week budget consultation, which asked residents, staff, businesses and other stakeholders to share…

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Crowdfund Shropshire’s next round of funding opens soon

People sitting in a room, launching Crowdfund Shropshire

Crowdfund Shropshire, the new civic fundraising platform where community groups can get their projects funded by public and grant funding, is opening…

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Families to receive more financial support for their childcare costs

Childcare Choices infographic featuring a toy car and a child

Families across Shropshire are being encouraged to find out more about the changes to childcare costs that come into effect this year.…

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Cabinet agrees changes to parking charges


Shropshire Council’s Cabinet has approved changes to parking charges in the council’s car parks and on-street parking areas. The increased charges are…

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Alternative Budget Proposal to be put to Cabinet tomorrow following scrutiny review


A new proposal from one of Shropshire Council’s opposition parties will be put to the council’s Cabinet for consideration at its meeting…

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Businesses and residents properties affected by Storm Babet urged to apply for flood grants

Flooding Wyle Cop

Businesses and residents whose properties have been affected by Storm Babet are being urged to apply for a series of grants. If…

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Shropshire Council’s budget plans unchanged after Government announces funding allocation


Shropshire Council’s budget plans remain unchanged after the Government confirms the financial settlement for local councils on Monday 18 December 2023.  The…

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