Category: Public protection

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Public protection

Tragedy avoided at height of floods

The rescue, from CCTV cameras

This week, at the height of the floods, the quick thinking and prompt actions of Shropshire Council and Shropshire Fire and Rescue…

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Latest flooding information and advice – 8.00pm 22 February 2022 last updated


Updated:8.00pm Tuesday 22 February Shropshire is in the middle of severe flooding across the county as the fallout from Storm Franklin continues…

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Latest flooding information and advice – 21 February 2022 (last updated 10.30pm)

The flooded River Severn in Shrewsbury.

Updated: 10.30pm Monday 21 February Storm Franklin is continuing to cause severe disruption across the county, leaving many roads impassable and homes…

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News from our partners: Agencies are fully prepared for Storm Eunice

Severe weather warning: Wind graphic

News from our partners Shropshire and Telford & Wrekin’s Tactical Co-ordination Group, the multi-agency group who respond to local incidents, are fully…

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Update on Storm Eunice: be prepared and stay safe

Severe weather warning: Wind graphic

Residents are again being asked to prepare for Storm Eunice and to make any necessary arrangements to stay safe. Storm Eunice has…

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Bring out the bunting: communities planning Platinum Jubilee street parties

High Street, Wem: an old street party (Shropshire Archives image PH/W/8/4/3)

Party-planning communities are getting organised and requesting permission for street parties in Shropshire ahead of The Queen’s Platinum Jubilee weekend. Shropshire Council…

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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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