Category: Health

  • Shadwell Quarry – solutions must be found

    I recently met with the police to discuss concerns about the widespread use of the quarry for a variety of illicit activities, all conducted despite the efforts of the landowners. The owners, Shropshire Council’s Emergency Planning Unit, and the RNLI were also present. Initiatives to deter invaders were discussed and Shropshire Council placed an immediate…

  • Darwin Place

    I wrote last August about the inadequacies found by the Care Quality Commission on their inspection of this small residential home  in Much Wenlock for adults with a learning disability and challenging behaviour. Much progress has been made, but a comprehensive and unannounced inspection on 14 February 2018 by the Care Quality Commission (CQC) states that the home still “requires…

  • Darwin Place

    Many months ago, local residents in Southfield Road encountered disturbance from residents of the neighbouring Darwin Place. Darwin Place is a small residential home for adults with learning disabilities or autistic spectrum disorders. Following a couple of meetings I had with local residents and the management from Swanton Care, which manages this facility, actions were…