Category: Public protection

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Public protection

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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Call to Landlords to check EPC rating on property

EPC rating

Shropshire Council’s Regulatory Services are reminding private landlords that they should not be continuing to rent out their homes if they have…

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Work begins to help to secure property on St Michael’s Street in Shrewsbury

110 St Michael's Street, Shrewsbury.

The owner of 110 St Michael’s Street in Shrewsbury has taken emergency measures to stabilise his building which is at risk of…

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Takeaway closed after council discovers mice infestation

Picture of a plate of salad, to illustrate story about food waste

Shropshire Council issued a hygiene emergency closure notice on a takeaway restaurant in Market Drayton after officers found an infestation of mice in…

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Coronavirus: COVID-19-secure spot checks on businesses continue as restrictions ease


As we continue the roadmap out of the third Lockdown and more businesses reopen, Shropshire Council is continuing to work with the…

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Coronavirus: Public urged to provide contact details when dining out


Shropshire Council is urging the public to provide their contact details when they eat and drink at cafes, pubs, bars and restaurants,…

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‘Bridgnorth Ambassadors’ leave town after successful reopening of all non-essential retail 


Bridgnorth shoppers and traders have been praised for a successful reopening of shops and retail outlets during Step 2 of the Government’s…

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Coronavirus: Reminder to motorists parking on High Street in Bridgnorth


Shropshire Council is reminding motorists that parking is restricted on High Street in Bridgnorth, to allow the weekly outdoor market to take place.  Motorists must not use the parking bays between 6.30am and…

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Coronavirus: Hospitality businesses urged to think carefully about how they promote outdoor space


Shropshire Council’s trading standards and licensing service is advising cafes, pubs and restaurants to think very carefully about how they are promoting…

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