Local Walk Ideas

Over the last two years the Hodnet Footpath Group have produced a series of five leaflets giving details of walks in the local area. The latest of these marks the opening of the new path to Wollerton Wetlands.

The leaflets now have their own page in the Tourism section of this website, from where they can be downloaded as […]

Fire Station Survey – Just days left to respond

There have now been over 60 visits from this website to Shropshire Council’s on-line survey about the future of Shropshire Fire and Rescue Service. Facing pressure for further cutbacks in coming years the Service is considering how it reduce further its operating costs. One option is to close a number of local retained fire stations of which Hodnet is […]

Hodnet and District Garden Club

Our next meeting will be on Tuesday 21st January, at 7:30pm when we welcome Derek Heathcote who will be speaking on the subject of Growing sweet peas from seed to the show bench.

Derek has been growing sweet peas since the age of 10 and has built up his sweet pea business gradually over the past thirty years. They have […]

Have you had your Flu Jab?

Take up for the Hodnet Area is below average. Please be sure to get inoculated, especially if you are in one of the more vulnerable groups, ie children, mature citizens and those with certain medical conditions .

Some Myths about the flu Jab can be fond here … Flu Myths


Contact The Surgery for an appointment.

Walk to Wollerton Wetlands

You may have seen the website ‘news’ announcement that a new path has been created from Wollerton down to the bypass Wetlands. As an introduction to the route, Hodnet Footpath Group has arranged an accompanied walk over it on Sunday 29th Dec 2013.

Please come and join us – perhaps to walk off the Xmas excesses!

Meet at 11.00 […]

New path to Wollerton Wetlands opens

Hodnet Parish Council is very pleased to announce that a new public footpath has opened from Wollerton down to the bypass Wetlands.

Working with Shropshire Council, this long running project involved a detailed investigation of claimed past rights of way and, after a protracted period of consultation and a formal legal process, has resulted in the opening of a new […]

Please remember the Fire Station Survey!

Last month we published a request for local residents to support the crew at Hodnet Fire Station by completing the on-line survey on the Shropshire council’s website.

First a BIG thank you to those who have done so. From the website’s statistics we know that over 40 of you have clicked on the link to the survey – though we […]

Check your bin collection days for the holiday season

Shropshire Council is reminding local residents across the county are being reminded to double check their bin day over the holiday season. Due to the Bank Holidays there will be changes to the day on which rubbish, garden waste and recycling gets collected across the whole county. In particular some collections will actually take place earlier than might be expected. […]