Theft from Shed in Websters Lane – 29 May 18

West Mercia Police Logo

West Mercia Police have reported a theft of equipment from a shed in Websters Lane, Hodnet.

It states:

Shed break, Websters Lane, Hodnet, A red Honda rotovator and a Honda petrol powered jet wash were stolen from a shed in Websters Lane, Hodnet, between 11.30am -1.30pm on Tues 29 May.

Incident ref: 0337s 290518

If you have any information on […]

Parish Council Meeting June 2018

The next meeting of Hodnet Parish Council will be held on Thursday 21st June 2018 at the Lyon Hall, Hodnet starting at 7.30 pm, all welcome.

Open Farm Sunday 2018 – Appleby’s Cheesemakers

Appleby’s are hosting an Open Farm Sunday again this year, on June 10th from 2pm to 4pm they will be welcoming people from the local area to Hawkstone Abbey Farm SY4 5LN.

There will be a tour of the cheese dairy and storerooms followed by a farm walk.

The Shed will be open for cheese etc and there will be […]

Peplow Community Walk – June 2018

Boy & Girl Walking

Sunday 10th June

Meet in the Stanton Arms car park at 1:45 for 2:00pm

A circular walk around the Stanton area. The route is that of Walk 2 from the “Stanton Walking Guide” available on this page, though we will walking in the opposite direction (i.e. anticlockwise) to that shown. The walk is just over four miles long […]

Another Opportunity to Apply for a Community Grant

Hodnet Parish Council has announced an extension to the deadline for applications to its Community Grant Fund.

It is now possible to submit new applications up to Friday 31 August 2018.

Applications must be from a properly formed group, club, committee or charity, which must show that the group has charitable/community aims and benefits the residents of the Hodnet […]

VW Golf Stolen in Hodnet

West Mercia Police Logo

Yesterday evening West Mercia Police’s, Market Drayton SNT tweeted information about a car stolen from Hodnet.

The Tweet reads:

Burglary reported in Hodnet. Blue VW Golf, vrm YN14 NHY, was stolen. If you have any info, please call 101. 5:36 pm – 20 May 2018


Hodnet’s Bell Ringers on the Radio

Jim Hawkins, Radio Shropshire’s popular morning show host, recently paid a visit to St. Luke’s church to meet its team of bell ringers. Several clips from his visit featured on his show last week. If you missed the broadcast you can listen again on the BBC iPlayer for the next three weeks. The first part starts approximately 1 hour 10 […]

The Return of the Roadworks – 13 to 15 May 2018

Roadworks Sign

It seems like Openreach are still searching for the blockage in their ducting near the Hodnet exchange, as is warning of more roadworks on Drayton Road, today and tomorrow. These are to be followed on Monday and Tuesday by further roadworks on the old A53 in the Wollerton area.

Details of all these are:

Drayton Road, Hodnet, Shropshire 13 […]

Shropshire and Telford & Wrekin CCGs – Extended Hours Survey

Hodnet Medical Centre

Last week Hodnet Medical Centre published details of its Extended Opening Hours arrangements. Today, (9 May 18) it has published details of a survey which is currently being carried out by Shropshire and Telford & Wrekin Clinical Commissioning Groups (CCGs).

The survey opened on Monday, 30 April, and closes on Friday, 25 May at 5pm.

All patients who are over […]

The Return of Openreach Roadworks – 7 & 8 May 2018

Roadworks Sign

The web team are not sure if last week’s roadworks on Drayton Road actually took place, or if the job was never completed. What we do know is that has published a very similar set of notices for Monday and Tuesday this week. The work is listed as taking place near to the junction of Drayton Road and Hearne […]

GP Extended Opening Hours

Hodnet Medical Centre

This week (4 May 18) Hodnet Medical Centre has added information to its website about extended hours in which patients can make midweek evenings and weekend appointments with GPs and nurses.

The information which is in the form of the graphic below, states the extended hours service is operated by Shropdoc, and can be routine appointments can be booked by […]

Hodnet Medical Centre – Telephone failure 2 May 2018

Hodnet Medical Centre

Hodnet Medical Centre is again experiencing problems with its telephone system. Earlier today they have posted a notice on their website which states:

Telephone failure

We are currently experiencing a problem with our telephone system. The engineers are working to address the problem, and expect the system to be up and running as soon as possible. We apologise for the […]