Category: Public protection

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Public protection

Shropshire Council supports National Empty Homes Week this week

A row of houses

Shropshire Council is supporting National Empty Homes Week, a national campaign organised by Action on Empty Homes, which runs until this Sunday…

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Flats residents praise for support as waters test flood resilience 

Coton Manor, Shrewsbury residents. Sue McCulloch Peter Hilditch Tia Williamson Sarah Allman and Tilly the dog.

Residents of Shropshire’s largest block of flats have given thanks to Shropshire Council for support in gaining funding and installing anti-flood equipment…

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Avian Flu case in Bishop’s Castle area 


Shropshire Council’s animal health team has been notified of an outbreak of Avian Influenza in a poultry flock in the Bishop’s Castle…

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Success for trading standards team as scam victim awarded £23,000

Online scam

Shropshire Council’s trading standards team have responded to the news that their commitment to helping a local scam victim has resulted in…

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Families sheltered by Shropshire Council after homes flooded in sub-zero temperatures


Shropshire Council’s emergency planning team was called into action when six families were left without power or water in sub-zero temperatures. The…

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River Severn safety report published


At a meeting of Shropshire Council’s full Council on 12 May 2022, a motion was agreed to explore ways in which river…

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Air quality programme shortlisted for national award


A project by Shropshire Council to monitor and reduce ammonia in the air caused by intensive farming practices has been shortlisted for…

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

Avian flu - latest legal measures graphic

Bird keepers in Shropshire are being urged to follow legal requirements and advice which came into force nationally this week (from Monday…

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Shropshire Council’s building control team receive national recognition

Thornfield, Whitchurch house

Members of the Shropshire Council building control team have been recognised for their excellence at prestigious national awards. Melanie Davies, Alastair Dunning…

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News from our partners: Avian flu biosecurity requirements

Avian flu legal restrictions

News from our partners National Trading Standards The Government has put in place requirements for biosecurity measures to attempt to control the…

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