Archive for Month: April 2014

  • Much Wenlock Neighbourhood Plan – can you vote?

    The Much Wenlock Neighbourhood Plan referendum will take place on 22nd May alongside the European election. The question will be “Do you want Shropshire Council to use the Neighbourhood Plan for Much Wenlock to help it decide planning applications in the neighbourhood area?” Electors in the parish of Much Wenlock (which is the ‘neighbourhood area’)…

  • Highways resurfacing

    The A458 Harley Bank will be closed for re-surfacing of the carriageway and implementing revised road markings and signs from 24th March for two weeks. Through traffic will be diverted along the A4169 to Buildwas and the B4380 to Atcham. Severn Trent Water is replacing water pipes over the coming months which may cause some…

  • Flood management – riparian ownership

    The responsibility for the maintenance of a stream, brook ditch or culvert rests with the owner of the land through which it passes.  Where an ordinary watercourse forms the boundary of two properties, the maintenance responsibility is usually shared. Queries regarding ordinary watercourses and their maintenance should be directed to Shropshire Council on 0345 678…