Full Council Meeting – Thursday 20th August

Town Council to consider Shropshire Council Local Plan Proposals for Much Wenlock

Much Wenlock Town Council will be holding an extraordinary full Council meeting on Thursday, 20th August to consider proposals for Much Wenlock in the Shropshire Council Local Plan.  Shropshire Council is currently undertaking a partial review of the Local Plan for Shropshire for the period 2016 to 2038.  The review includes consideration of housing requirements, employment land requirements and the distribution of development.  The Pre-Submission version of the Plan will be subject to consultation over the summer, from 3rd August to 30th September 2020.

Local Plan Map

The meeting will be held remotely by video conference via Zoom:

Meeting Id:83357767497

Passcode: 878105


Restrictions on concessionary bus travel lifted

In response to the coronavirus pandemic, Shropshire Council has extended its concessionary bus travel for the elderly and vulnerable, to enable them to take advantage of the exclusive early morning shopping times being offered by some supermarkets and shops.

Until today concessionary bus passes couldn’t be used before 9.30am.

Under the new arrangement the passes can be used before 9.30am, with immediate effect and until further notice.

The change applies to all bus services operating in the Shropshire Council area.

Read more below:

Restrictions on concessionary bus travel lifted due to coronavirus

Shadwell Quarry response from Shropshire Council


Shropshire Council, in exercise of its powers under Sections 1, 2, 4, 5, 32, 35, 45, 46 and 49, and Part IV of Schedule 9 and having regard to Section 122 of the Road Traffic Regulation Act 1984 (the Act of 1984) as amended and of all other enabling powers, and after consultation with the Chief Officer of Police in accordance with Part III of Schedule 9 to the Act of 1984, hereby makes the following Order.

  1. This order shall come into operation on 6 June 2020 and may be cited as The Shropshire Council (Prohibition and Restriction of Waiting and Parking Places) (Consolidation) Order 2009 (Various Roads, Much Wenlock) (Amendment) Order 2020.
  2. The following sides of roads in Much Wenlock are hereby added to Schedule 1.01 (No Waiting At Any Time) of The Shropshire Council (Prohibition and Restriction of Waiting and Parking Places) (Consolidation) Order 2009:

A4169 Much Wenlock to Buildwas road (both sides)

C-Class road leading to Homer (both sides)

C-Class road leading to Sheinton (both sides)

From a point 88 metres south of the junction leading to Homer to a point 22 metres north-east of the eastern arm of the junction leading to Sheinton

From the junction with the A4169 for a distance of 10 metres in a north-westerly direction

From both its junctions with the A4169 to a point 96 metres north of the easterly junction with the A4169

3. The prohibitions and restrictions imposed by this Order shall be in addition to and not in derogation from any restriction or requirement imposed by any regulation made or having effect as if made under the Act or by or under any other enactment.


affixed hereto the 4th day of ) June 2020 in the presence of: )

H W Powell
Legal Services Manager

Download details Much Wenlock – A4169 Shadwell Quarry – Final Order