Category: public protection

66 Public protection posts found.
Public protection

Council awarded funding to improve air quality in two towns

11/04/2019
Bridgnorth

Shropshire Council has been successful in securing DEFRA grant funding for an innovative project to improve air quality in Bridgnorth and Shrewsbury.…

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Council implements new Statement of Licensing Policy 

01/04/2019
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Shropshire Council implemented its new Statement of Licensing Policy under the Licensing Act 2003 on 1 April 2019, together with supporting guidance…

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Shrewsbury attains highest food hygiene rating in the West Midlands

22/03/2019

Shrewsbury has scooped top spot for food hygiene ratings in the West Midlands, according to a new report released this month (March…

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Whitchurch shopkeeper prosecuted over illegal tobacco and underage sales

28/02/2019

A person who ran an off-licence in Whitchurch has been prosecuted for a range of criminal offences by Shropshire Council’s trading standards…

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Shropshire Council continues with action against motorists deliberately flouting the law in Shrewsbury’s historic The Square

08/02/2019

Shropshire Council’s trading standards and licensing service has recently brought a number of successful prosecutions under the Shrewsbury and Atcham Borough Council…

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Advice following an outbreak of equine influenza

08/02/2019
Horse

It was reported in the media yesterday (Thursday 7 February 2019) that the British Horseracing Authority has announced a temporary suspension on…

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Holidaymakers warned to check where their cars are stored

05/02/2019
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Shropshire Council’s trading standards and licensing service is warning holidaymakers to be on their guard when booking airport parking following a number…

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Shropshire Council welcomes the result of RSPCA animal welfare prosecution

24/01/2019

Shropshire Council has supported an investigation, which was undertaken by the RSPCA, into the activities of Mrs Marcia Hollins-Jones, providing information and…

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Pride Hill, Shrewsbury art seller prosecuted

23/01/2019

Shropshire Council’s trading standards and licensing service has brought a successful prosecution under the Local Government (Miscellaneous Provisions) Act 1982, which makes…

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Council proposes variation to Hackney carriage and private hire licence fees

07/01/2019
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Shropshire Council is proposing to vary its fees in relation to the licensing of Hackney carriage proprietors and drivers and for private…

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