Category: Housing

79 Housing posts found.

Opportunity to build your own home comes to Shrewsbury

house in Bridgnorth

People may soon get the chance to build their own homes in Shrewsbury, after Shropshire Council agreed to invest in the work…

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Eardington residents encouraged to complete housing needs survey

A row of houses

Residents of Eardington, near Bridgnorth, are being urged to help shape the future of the parish by completing a housing needs survey.…

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North Shropshire community leads new rural housing development


A new community-led rural housing development will be delivered in north Shropshire within the next two years. Prees Parish Council, working in…

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Shropshire Council concludes housing options review

A row of houses

Councillor Robert Macey, Shropshire Council’s Cabinet member for housing and strategic planning, and Sue Adams, Shropshire Towns and Rural Housing’s Managing Director,…

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Work set to begin to prepare Ellesmere Wharf site for housing development

A plan of the site at which work is to be carried out.

Work that will enable up to 60 apartments to be provided on land at Ellesmere Wharf is set to begin shortly after…

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Host of events to mark Refugee Week 2019

Refugee Week

A series of events to mark Refugee Week (17 June – 23 June 2019) are happening. The theme of Refugee Week 2019,…

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STAR Housing wins Best Project award for Operation Whistle

An image of three Shropshire Towns and Rural Housing staff with the award for Best Project 2019.

Shropshire Towns and Rural Housing (STAR Housing) have won the award for ‘Best Project’ 2019 at the Resolve Anti-Social Behaviour Awards. STAR Housing…

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Building homes that people need: housing company gets Council go-ahead

A row of houses

Shropshire Councillors have unanimously agreed to progress with the creation of a company to meet housing need and generate income, at a…

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Council awarded more than £300,000 to boost economy and provide homes


Two important projects were given a boost yesterday (Thursday 14 February 2019) after receiving £305,000 from the Government as part of its One Public Estate (OPE) programme.

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Shropshire’s best architecture and building conservation to be recognised at annual design awards

Number 4 Butcher Row, Shrewsbury

The quality and diversity of design and construction in Shropshire will be celebrated next week (Monday 4 February 2019) when the Shropshire…

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