Category: Housing

185 Housing posts found.

News from our partners: Fully-funded retrofit plans for a warmer home, that’s kinder to the planet

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News from our partners Marches Energy Agency People across Shropshire are recognising the importance of making their homes as energy efficient as…

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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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Latest Five-Year Housing Land Supply Statement for Shropshire published

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Shropshire Council has published the latest Five-Year Housing Land Supply Statement for Shropshire. This annual review of housing land supply is an…

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Energy bills support for off-grid households


The Government has opened online application portals for its Energy Bills Support Scheme Alternative Funding and Alternative Fuel Payments for those who…

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Drug and alcohol treatment service for rough sleepers launches in Shropshire

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Today sees the launch of RESET, a new and potentially lifesaving multi-agency service to provide drug and alcohol treatment support for rough…

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Council approve plans to provide more homes for those in need


Shropshire Council continues to progress with its plans to buy more homes for those most in need. This decision, which was backed…

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Shropshire Council supports National Empty Homes Week this week

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Shropshire Council is supporting National Empty Homes Week, a national campaign organised by Action on Empty Homes, which runs until this Sunday…

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Eligible for the Government’s Warm Homes Discount? Make sure you apply by 28 February

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The Government’s Warm Homes Discount is a £150 reduction on energy bills. It is available to people who receive the Guarantee Credit…

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Be aware of scams relating to energy bills support, residents warned

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Shropshire Council and their partners are warning people to be wary of scams relating to the Government’s Energy Bills Support Scheme Alternative…

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Forget the Oscars, here come the LGC Awards…

Laura Fisher

Shropshire Council is proud to announce that Laura Fisher, its hardworking, solution-delivering, team-leading, council-inspiring, caring and collaborative head of housing, resettlement and…

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