Category: Public protection

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Public protection

Enforcement officers ensuring hospitality businesses meet food hygiene standards


Enforcement officers are still out and about ensuring Shropshire’s hospitality businesses are selling and producing food that is safe to eat. There has been a reported…

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Bird keepers urged to follow legal requirements and health advice to help stop the spread of avian flu

Avian flu - poultry registration infographic

Bird keepers are being urged to follow legal requirements and advice to help contain the spread of Avian Influenza. It comes after…

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Coronavirus: Council and HSE make sure businesses have measures to minimise virus spread

Spot checks - a sign on a table in a pub

Shropshire Council’s health protection team is working with the Health and Safety Executive (HSE) to make sure businesses have measures in place to help minimise…

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Have a safe and considerate Bonfire Night


Shropshire Council is determined to help your Bonfire Night celebration go with a bang – for all the right reasons. In the…

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UPDATED: Businesses urged to ensure they have pest control measures in place following rat infestation at local business


Clarification: The off licence Threshers Wine Shop in Shrewsbury is in no way associated with Threshers the online retailer. Shropshire Council’s health…

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People with food allergies to benefit as new allergen labelling law comes into force


Shropshire Council welcomes the new allergen labelling law which will provide extra protection for people in Shropshire with a food allergy, intolerance…

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Coronavirus: Businesses reminded of coronavirus responsibilities as winter approaches


News from Shrewsbury Recovery Taskforce Businesses are being urged to ‘stay on their guard’ against coronavirus to avoid any further restrictions being…

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Coronavirus: Advice on offer for Shropshire’s clubs and pubs  

Two glasses of beer

Shropshire Council is offering advice and support to clubs and pubs to assist the county’s nighttime economy to operate as safely as it can, following the lifting of the majority of mandatory coronavirus restrictions on…

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Illicit cigarettes and tobacco seized in Shrewsbury and Oswestry

Illicit cigarettes and tobacco

On Wednesday 21 July 2021 trading standards officers, working alongside colleagues from West Mercia Police, visited a number of retailers in the…

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Views sought on Gambling Act licensing policy


Shropshire Council, as the licensing authority for Shropshire, has commenced a consultation process on its ‘Statement of Principles’ under provisions contained in…

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