Lots of mud on the road!

West Mercia Police are warning motorists and farmers about the problem of large amounts of mud on the roads due to the heavy rains. In an email today they say:

Rural Watch Update from West Mercia Police


There have been increased reports of road traffic collisions where mud on the road has been noted as the main factor for […]

New food waste recycling arrangements

The Shropshire Newsroom this week has announced a new scheme to encourage food recycling in North Shropshire. On this page they state:

Residents in north Shropshire will find it even easier to recycle more, thanks to a new recycling initiative being rolled out by Shropshire Council and their waste contractor Veolia.

Residents who live in the former North Shropshire District […]

Hearne Lane Proposed Car Park

Ringway, Contractors to Shropshire Council Highways Department are looking to expand the Council Highways depot by creating an extra 20 car parking spaces in the small paddock on the opposite side of Hearne Lane to the Council Depot.

People with an interest or view to express should come to the Hodnet Parish Council meeting at the Lyon Hall on 1st […]

Station Road Development – Revised Plans

A revised proposal has been sent to the Parish Council by the Shropshire Housing Group (SHG) with regard to the proposed redevelopment of the old council yard in Station Road.

The plans have been revised following comments made at the public consultation held at the Lyon Hall on 14th September. As yet no formal planning application has been received by […]

Come for a walk

This Saturday (20th Oct) the Hodnet Footpath Group have arranged a circular walk around the Faul’s area.

We are meeting at 10.30 AM outside Faul’s church, and expect to be back around 12.30.

Anyone is welcome to join us. Bring suitable clothing, footwear and a drink/snack.

Dogs also welcome, but it is possible that some stiles may not permit large […]

Consultation: New visitor strategy for North Shropshire

A consulation has been announced to develop a new strategy to attract vistors to North Shropshire. An item on Sghropshire Newsroom was posted earlier today (3 Oct) giving details of the consultation. Aimed at residents as well as tourism organisations and businesses, the consultation will be taking place throughout October. Full details are available here.

The five-year plan outlines a […]