Peplow Community Walk – February 2019

Boy & Girl Walking

Sunday February 10th

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

Circular walk around Hodnet (Footpaths Group walk no. 2)

Meet at the Lyon Hall car park

Suitable footware is recommended.

Children welcome, as also are dogs on leads.

In case of bad weather on the day please call Randall on 01952 540970 after 11:30pm on the day.


Hodnet & District Garden Club – Feb 2019

Hodnet & District Garden Club

The Garden Club’s first meeting of the year will take place on Tues 19th Feb at 7.30pm at the Lyon Hall, Hodnet (access from 7.00).

Gordon Malt will give a talk on Garden Features and Plant Combinations. Mr Malt is a speaker for the Cottage Garden Society, and will no doubt pass on plenty of useful and inspirational tips for […]

Fly-Tipping Alert – January 2018

It has been a while since we highlighted the problems of fly-tipping – the last time was in 2014.

This weekend a local resident has sent us the following photographs of rubbish recently dumped over a gate close to the junction on the A53 bypass with section of Station Road leading to Stoke-on-Tern.

The rubbish appears to be a mixture […]

Three days of disruption on Shrewsbury Street – 21 to 23 Jan.

Roadworks Sign

An announcement on is warning of three days of works on Shrewsbury Street from Monday. The notice reads:

Shrewsbury Street, Hodnet 21 January — 23 January

Delays likely Traffic control (multi-way signals) Works location: From 24 to 26 Hodnet

Works description: MJ Quinns are to run approx. 25m of ducting from pcp floor box to DSLAM floor box Responsibility […]

Wollerton Water Main Replacement – Update 17 January

Wollerton Road Closure Map Oct 2018 to March 2019

Update Friday 18 Jan: We have been informed this afternoon that the traffic lights will be removed by the end of today. Samantha Pedley of Amey also said that she would be informing Arriva, that the 64 will be able to use Mill Road from tomorrow. Whether or not it start doing so tomorrow or on Saturday is not clear […]

Parish Council Meeting January 2019

The next meeting of the Hodnet Parish Council will take place on Thursday 17th January at 7.30 at the Lyon Hall

Wollerton Water Main Replacement – 64 Buses Avoiding Crossroads

Wollerton Road Closure Map Oct 2018 to March 2019

Despite the good intentions of Arriva and Amey, this week’s update has to report that drivers of the 64 bus have found it impossible to negotiate Mill Road/Wood Lane crossroads whilst parts of the junction are excavated. Consequently, Arriva has instructed its drivers to avoid Mill Road until the traffic lights have been removed. This means that the service through […]

Tree Trimming in Marchamley – 11 Jan 18 has published information about possible delays in Marchamley tomorrow, Friday 11 January, whilst Western Power cut back trees from near overhead power-lines. The description of the location may not be immediately clear to local residents, but the map on the website suggests the work will take place on Eastlands.

C2073 From Hodnet A53 North Junction to Weston Junction Marchamley […]

Wollerton Water Main Replacement – Road to be Closed, Buses to be Diverted

Wollerton Road Closure Map Oct 2018 to March 2019

Work on Phase 2 of the Wollerton water main replacement will start in earnest on Monday 7th January when a Road Closure Order comes into effect between Wollerton crossroads and Lostford. The order is expected to remain in place until Friday 8th March. Throughout this period drivers are reminded that whilst access to properties in this area will be maintained, […]

A442 Roadworks – 7 to 11 January 2019

Roadworks Sign

The following notice has been posted on warning of five days of disruption on the northern end of the A442 in Peplow. The work is planned to start on Monday, 7th Jan.

A442 From Radmoor Crossroads to A53 Espley Roundabout, Hodnet 07 January — 11 January

Delays likely Traffic control (Stop/Go boards) Works location: A442 Espley Roundabout to Radmoor […]