Archive for Month: November 2018

  • Connected Wenlock

    I last wrote about broadband in (and around) Much Wenlock in March. At that point I was about to step away from BT home broadband at around 2Mbps and sign up with Airband fixed wireless broadband, which promised to give us 30Mbps download and 2 Mbps upload speed. That promise has largely been fulfilled, save…

  • Preferred Sites for the Shropshire Local Plan Review

    I wrote on this topic in June. A paper being presented to Shropshire Council’s Cabinet next Wednesday covers consultation on the preferred sites across the county.  If agreed, the consultation period will be from 29th November to 31st January 2019 and will provide an opportunity for local councils, residents, landowners, developers and agents to comment…

  • Affordable housing in Much Wenlock

    On Thursday, Shropshire Council’s Leader, Cllr Peter Nutting, attended Much Wenlock Town Council’s monthly meeting. When Peter advised me of his invitation from the mayor, he said that the Town Council had told him it wanted “to talk about potential housing in the town”. This inevitably sparked my interest and I looked at the few…