Archive for Month: July 2015

  • Highways – HGVs, and resurfacing

    In March I wrote about the A4169 Sheinton Street and the narrow stretch of highway between each end of Station Road. There are frequent conflicts when large vehicles meet travelling in opposite directions. I said that the favoured solution is part-time signals with Heavy Goods Vehicle (HGV) detection. Shropshire Council’s consultants, Mouchel, will be taking…

  • Much Wenlock & Shipton Local Joint Committee

    The LJC will meet at Shipton Village Hall TF13 6JX on Wednesday 15th July at 7:00pm. The agenda is still to be finalised as I write this, but in due course will be on noticeboards around the parishes, on-line at Shropshire Council and available from me or from Community Enablement Officer, Kerry Rogers (kerry.rogers@shropshire.gov.uk). We…

  • Mobile telephone signal

    At the beginning of June Shropshire Council held a well-attended “Mobile Telecommunications in Shropshire” briefing for business leaders and other key stakeholders. Representatives of the four main providers – EE, O2, Three and Vodafone – spoke along with spokesmen for Ofcom and the Department for Culture Media & Sport. Ofcom said that improving mobile phone…