11th January 2024
The Council Strategic Licensing Committee has voted to permit exclusive display of the Union Jack inside Hackney Carriage and Private Hire vehicles.
5th September 2023
The Green Party has moved quickly to call an election following the resignation of a Conservative Town Councillor midway through their term.
27th March 2023
Oswestry Town Council has unanimously agreed to request NHS health managers to reconsider their Future Fit plan.
5th March 2023
Oswestry and Shropshire Councillor Mike Isherwood has been selected as the Prospective Parliamentary Candidate for the Green Party in North Shropshire.
7th December 2021
Craig Emery, Chairman of Selattyn and Gobowen Parish Council, and the Labour candidate who attracted the greatest level of support in North Shropshire at the last local election, has joined the Green Party in what he described as a ‘difficult but necessary decision.’
6th December 2021
Green Party Deputy Leader Amelia Womack today paid a visit to the Cambrian railway buildings in Oswestry, to support the campaign for Green by-election candidate Duncan Kerr.
25th November 2021
The Community Scrutiny Committee of Shropshire Council were told that climate change means a 27% increase in flooding by 2050, overwhelming defences for Shrewsbury and Ludlow amongst other towns.
25th November 2021
15th November 2021
The Members of North Shropshire Green Party have chosen Duncan Kerr, the Shropshire Councillor for Oswestry South, Chair of the Town Council's Finance Committee and former Mayor to stand in the North Shropshire by-election.
6th November 2021
Residents of North Shropshire will have been aghast that when the country should have been focussing on the crucial climate negotiations at COP26 in Glasgow, the Government and the entire House of Commons spent many hours debating the misdemeanours of Owen Paterson.
27th October 2021
Shropshire Councillor Duncan Kerr has called for the resignation of Owen Paterson MP following publication of a report by the Parliamentary Standards Committee.
14th September 2021
Following powerful work by an Oswestry resident to highlight the problems of domestic abuse, Shropshire Council is to be urged to become an accredited White Ribbon authority.