Category: Public protection

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Public protection

Tragedy avoided at height of floods

24/02/2022
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

22/02/2022

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)

21/02/2022
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

18/02/2022
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

17/02/2022
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

17/02/2022
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

20/01/2022

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

17/12/2021
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

26/11/2021
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

14/10/2021

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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