Wollerton Water Main Replacement – Phase 2 about to commence

Wollerton Road Closure Map Oct 2018 to March 2019

When Severn Trent Water announced 22 Weeks of Roadworks in Wollerton, Phase Two (on the old A53, Lostford) was scheduled to commence on 7 January 2019. That date is still shown on the relevant page of the STW website.

Today, Roadworks.org has circulated an email alert containing information stating that the second phase of work will now begin on Wednesday, […]

Health Advice over Christmas and New Year Bank Holidays 2018/19

NHS Shropshire Clinical Commissioning Group has published details on its website of where and when residents can obtain health advice over the coming holiday period. Full details are available on the page, in summary areas covered are:

NHS 111 is available 24 hours a day, 365 days a year, including Christmas Day, Boxing Day and New Year’s Day. Call 111 […]

Local Plan Review – Preferred Sites Consultation

At the end of November 2018 Shropshire Council launched its Local Plan Review – Preferred Sites Consultation. The consultation will be open until 31 January 2019. [Update – 10 January: Shropshire Council has announced that the consultation has been extended by a week. The new closing date is Friday 8 February.]

More recently, through its Newsroom website it has announced […]

Consultation on Shropshire’s Local Recycling Sites

Recently Shropshire Council launched a six week consultation on the future of local recycling sites, such as the one near Hodnet Club, which they now refer to as “Recycling Bring Sites.” Details of the consultation are available on the Council’s website. A statement on that page reads:

Bring banks are currently provided at 120 sites across Shropshire by Shropshire Council […]

Shrewsbury Street Roadworks – 18 to 20 Dec. 2018

Roadworks.org has posted information about three days of roadworks on Shrewsbury St. in Hodnet. Scheduled to last from Tue. 18 to Thu. 20 December, they will situated near the junction with Station Rd.

The full notice states:

Shrewsbury Street, Hodnet, Shropshire 18 December — 20 December

Delays likely Traffic control (multi-way signals) Works location: From 24 to 26 Hodnet, Shropshire, […]

Peplow Community Walk – January 2019

Boy & Girl Walking

Sunday January 13th

Meet at 1:15pm for a prompt 1:30pm start.

Circular walk starting at Knighton, near Cheswardine.

The route includes the Shropshire Union Canal tow path, as well as footpaths through woods and across open fields. If recently wet suitable footware is recommended.

Meet and park (by permission) in a farm yard to the NW of Knighton […]

Wollerton Water Main Replacement – Update: 15 December 2018

Wollerton Road Closure Map Oct 2018 to March 2019

For full information about 22 Weeks of Roadworks in Wollerton please see the main story.

Update: 15 Dec. 2018

The following update has been sent to the webteam by Samantha Pedley, Amey Customer Liaison Officer. Amey are the contractors carrying out the work for Severn Trent Water.

Mill Rd, Wollerton

All the pipework has been installed,there are a small number […]

New Page Listing Local Broadband Suppliers

Over forty people attended a meeting at Peplow Chapel on 29th November to learn more about the provision of broadband in the area. The majority of those present were from Peplow, but Marchamley, Wollerton, High Hatton and Ollerton were also represented. All seemingly were suffering with slow, rural broadband.

Philippa Blackburn of Airband explained her company’s aim to provide radio […]

Wanted – People with Enthusiasm

The Original Hodnet Webteam

The Original Hodnet Webteam in 2010

After many years almost single-handedly creating and maintaining the Hodnet website, Randall Hardy is stepping down in the coming months. The Parish Council is therefore looking for someone who would be willing to take forward the roles of webmaster and editor for this excellent Parish resource.

Whilst Randall has combined […]

Parish Council Meeting December 2018

The next meeting of the Parish council takes place on Thursday 6th December at 7.30, at the Lyon Hall