Archive for Month: March 2018

  • Broadband

    As I know only too well, the BT superfast fibre rollout does not benefit those properties a long distance from the exchange or the cabinet. At my home, 2Mbps download and unbroken service from BT is a rare luxury! The delivery partner for the new phase of Shropshire Council’s superfast broadband programme is Airband Community…

  • Dogs – and their owners

    Many of us are dog-owners – I have two. With the undoubted pleasure of their companionship comes responsibility for their actions. I wrote several months ago about the problem of dog fouling around Much Wenlock. I have erected warning posters (some of which have been ripped down), local residents have chalked a line around the…

  • Callaughtons Ash – local homes for local people (March 2018)

    The latest news is that 102 bids were received for the ten properties for rent at Callaughtons Ash. “Local Connection” forms have been sent out to all applicants and returned, and South Shropshire Housing Association (SSHA) are now verifying them. The plan is that, by the end of March, offers will be made and pre-tenancy…