New Out of Hours Medical Help/Advice Arrangements from 17 July

Hodnet Medical Centre

Hodnet Medical Centre’s website provides the following information about imminent changes to the provision of out of hours medical help or advice. From 17th July, the NHS 111 service will replace the current out-of-hours GP telephone access service provided by Shropdoc in Shropshire and Telford & Wrekin. See below for more details:

NHS 111 service to take calls out-of-hours across […]

A442 Peplow Roadworks – 20 to 22 June 2018

Roadworks Sign

Roadworks.org have announced three days of delays due to tree cutting on the A442 in Peplow. From the map the site is close to the track known as Shuker’s Lane. The notice reads:

Roadworks, delays likely 20 Jun – 22 Jun

Location: A442 A442 From Wrekin District Council Boundary to Radmoor Crossroads, Peplow, Market Drayton, Shropshire

Traffic lights, etc: Traffic […]

Marchamley Wood Roadworks – 18 June 2018

Roadworks Sign

Roadworks.org has details of roadworks on the old A442 close to the junction with Wood Lane. Details provided on their website are:

Roadworks, delays likely – 18 Jun

Information for Road Users: Location: C2073 From Weston Junction Marchalmley [sic] to Shrewsbury Road, Wherley Rough, Prees, Shropshire – Approx 165m N/W Of Wood Farm

Description: Replace 1 existing pole

Works ref: […]

Hodnet Medical Centre – Half Day Closure 26/06/2018

Hodnet Medical Centre

Hodnet Medical Centre has announced in the news section on its website home page that it will be closed on the afternoon of Tuesday 26 June:

Half Day Closure 26/06/2018

Half day closure The surgery will be closed for half a day on: Tuesday 26th June 2018 from 12.30pm To allow all Practice staff to take part in a protected […]

Car & Tractor Collide in Marchamley

Shropshire Fire and Rescue Service

Shropshire Fire and Rescue Service yesterday reported attending a road traffic accident in Marchamley.

At 15:20 on Thursday, 7 June, 2018, SFRS Fire Control received a call reporting that a Road Traffic Collision had taken place.

1 fire appliance was mobilised from Hodnet.

Crews used the following equipment to deal with the incident:

Small gear

Also at the scene of […]

Hodnet Medical Centre – Patient Access Problems

Hodnet Medical Centre

Update August 2018 – We understand that this problem has now been resolved.

Earlier today (7 June 18) posted this announcement on its website:

Patient Access Problems (Posted on 7 Jun 2018)

Please be aware that Patient access is currently experiencing problems which affects the online prescription ordering system. This does not seem to affect patients newly registered to Patient […]

New Bench on Shrewsbury Street

May 2018 New bench on Shropshire St.

Following the closure of the Station Road Post Office and the opening of a new one in the Village Stores, it was suggested to the Parish Council that they could consider installing a bench on Shrewsbury St. for the benefit of residents who had to walk further than previously to both the Post Office and the post box.

Recently a […]

Annual Glow Worm walk

Each year Hodnet Footpath Group organises a late evening walk to spot the famous Hodnet Glow Worms. This year’s walk will take place on Friday 29th June from 10 pm – yes ten at night, as the glow worms only glow in the dark! All are welcome to come along, and if you wish to do so meet up by […]