Chimney Fire in Hopton

Shropshire Fire and Rescue Service

According to the Shropshire Fire and Rescue Service’s website, Hodnet Fire Crew were called out early yesterday morning (25/12/17) to a chimney fire in Hopley.

Just after 08:15am the service received a call reporting a chimney fire in Hodnet and the local appliance was despatched.

Upon arrival the crew used a hearth kit, stirrup pump and thermal image camera to […]

Pharmacy Bank Holiday Opening Times 2017/18

Shropshire Clinical Commissioning Group has published on its website a list of Bank Holiday opening times for pharmacies across the county. You can find the full list here. Details for pharmacies in Market Drayton and Whitchurch are:

Market Drayton

Boots, 48-50 Cheshire Street, TF9 1PR

25 Dec. 11am – 12noon 26 Dec. 10am – 4pm 1 […]

Schools remain CLOSED on Tuesday 12 Dec 2017

Shropshire Council Logo

Hodnet School and The Grove in Market Drayton will be closed for the second day running tomorrow – Tuesday 12 December 2017.

For details of other state funded schools please follow the links on our previous post about school closures.

Winter Weather Waste and Recycling Collections

Shropshire Newsroom

Shropshire Council have this morning (11/12/17) issued advice about waste and recycling collections in the present snow affected conditions. The information, which was posted on the Shropshire Newsroom website, states:

If we’re unable to collect your waste due to the bad weather, please:

Bring your recycling boxes and blue bag back in (as they can be a trip hazard) and […]

Schools CLOSED Across Shropshire – Mon 11 Dec 2017

Shropshire Council Logo

According to information posted on Shropshire Council’s School Closures page this afternoon (10/12/17) Hodnet School and The Grove in Market Drayton will both be closed tomorrow. The information about these two schools was updated around 7.00pm this evening.

A note on the home page of Hodnet School’s website reads:

We will be closed tomorrow (Monday 11th December) due to the […]

Wood Lane Roadworks – 6 to 12 Dec 2017

Roadworks Sign

Roadworks.org has today (4/12/17) announced work by BT on Wood Lane, Wollerton. The work is scheduled to start on Wednesday this week and last for a week.

The announcement reads:

Wood Lane, Wollerton, Shropshire 06 December — 12 December Delays possible Traffic control (multi-way signals) Works location: (PCP6) Opposite Woodlands, Wood Lane Works description: Build 1 precast chamber 1310mm x […]