Cancelled – Peplow Community Walk – July 2017

Boy & Girl Walking

Please Note: Due to the unavailability of a number of people this evening’s walk has been postponed until a future date.

Anyone who would like a walk this evening is invited to join the Hodnet Footpath Group along the old railway line – see here for details.

An evening walk up the Wrekin

Wednesday 12 July

Meet for 7:00pm […]

Wood Lane Closure 27 to 30 June

Wood Lane Closure

While significant roadworks continue on the A53 and other main roads, Wood Lane in Wollerton will be closed for 3 days. Starting tomorrow (Wed. 27 June 2017) a section of Wood Lane is scheduled to be fully closed until late on Friday.

The screen shot on the right is taken from the roadworks.org website and the two listings relevant to […]

Good News – New Public Footpath created for Hodnet/Wollerton

Hodnet Footpath Group [HFG] is very pleased to announce that Shropshire Council [SC] have designated the ‘old railway line’ path from Hodnet to Wollerton a public right of way [PROW] with immediate effect.

In practical ‘walking’ terms nothing will change, but the change of legal status protects the route for the future as it replaces its previous ‘permissive use ‘ […]

Come and see Hodnet’s famous glow worms

You may have seen some publicity for Hodnet Footpath Group’s upcoming glow worm spotting walk in the Messenger or the Advertiser? If not read on, if ‘yes’ then this post confirms the details. It takes place on Friday 30th June at 10 pm – yes ten at night, as the glow worms only glow in the dark! Meet by the […]

Hodnet Bypass Closures – Update 19 June 2017

Recently, we reported here that the Hodnet Bypass (A53) is due to be closed on several occasions over the next two to three weeks. Exactly when it would be closed was not very clear at the time, but since then several things have happened to provide a a little more clarity. For instance last week signs were placed on the […]

UPDATED: Hodnet Bypass to be closed but when?

A53 Closure 2017

Update 14 June: The sign below has been displayed on the A53 in the last few weeks. It reads:

Surface Dressing Works

This road will be closed for short periods during the next 2O days

Due to these works being weather dependant we are unable to provide exact dates

[Can you spot […]

Hodnet Medical Centre Half Day Closure – 29 June 17

Hodnet Medical Centre

Hodnet Medical Centre has today announced on its website that the surgery will be closed for half a day on: Thursday 29th June from 12.30pm.

This is to allow all Practice staff to take part in a protected learning time training session. All surgeries within the North Shropshire area will be closed on this afternoon for training purposes. This is […]