Category: Public protection

156 Public protection posts found.
Public protection

Dangers of fireworks highlighted by Shropshire Fire and Rescue Service

No bonfires - appeal poster

News from our partners Shropshire Fire & Rescue Shropshire Fire and Rescue Service and its partners are underlining the dangers of private…

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Have a happy and safe Halloween!

Why not craft a pumpkin to put on show?

With Halloween just around the corner, Shropshire Council is urging people to celebrate Halloween safely this year and help save lives by…

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Coronavirus: Using the ‘Swiss cheese’ approach to protect yourself and others from COVID-19

The 'Swiss Cheese' approach

A stack of Swiss cheese can help protect you from coronavirus / COVID-19. Physically, it cannot. But the idea can. Think of…

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Coronavirus: Public’s feedback sought on COVID-19-secure measures at local businesses


Shropshire Council has launched an online form where people can give feedback on COVID-19-secure measures at local businesses. The form can be…

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News from our partners West Mercia Police: Romance Fraud

Romance Fraud warning

News from our partners West Mercia Police Romance Fraud is on the rise and involves victims being convinced they are in a…

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Housing Day: Working with landlords to create safe and habitable homes for tenants

Housing Day 2020

As part of this year’s Housing Day today (Wednesday 7 October 2020), with the private rented sector still growing, Terry Alexander, community…

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Coronavirus: Warning over test and trace scam

NHS Test & Trace will never ask for the following information

Shropshire Council is encouraging residents to be vigilant following reports of a telephone scam whereby callers claiming to be from the NHS…

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Coronavirus: New obligations on businesses to control spread of virus

The new covid app launches on September 24

Shropshire Council is urging businesses across the county to comply with the latest requirements to control the spread of coronavirus that came…

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Coronavirus: Council backs Shrewsbury Town fan trial

Guidance for fans

Shropshire Council is backing the Government-endorsed trial which will see Shrewsbury Town FC welcome back supporters this weekend. This Saturday, 1,000 fans…

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Coronavirus: Help avoid a local lockdown in any of Shropshire

Hands, Face, Space

Shropshire Council is urging all residents to act now and avoid a local lockdown in any of Shropshire, following an increase in…

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