It’s all getting grumpy out there about Ludlow Skip Hire. At my request, the Environment Agency provided a statement yesterday about rats. In summary, the EA says rats are not coming from the waste site. Last Friday night, just as I popped into the Church Inn for a pint, I found a message on my […]

The following message was received from the Public Protection team at Shropshire Council this afternoon: In June and July Shropshire Council received two calls to our Customer Service Centre regarding vermin sightings in Temeside. One caller was referred to our Pest Control Service but declined to arrange a treatment visit, the other caller supplied their […]

Councillor Viv Parry and I have had a lot of reports of rats recently, especially from the bottom of Old Street, Temeside and Jockey Field. Some rats that have been found as dead as a Monty Python parrot, but others are scurrying around. Residents have asked whether Ludlow Skip Hire is to blame. Today, the […]

People packed the exhibition on plans for housing in Foldgate yesterday. I know many people couldn’t make the exhibition, so at the bottom of this post are slides of the exhibition boards courtesy of Turley Associates and Richborough Estates. Click for larger image Please bear in mind that that the exhibition was a pre-application consultation. […]

I get quite a lot of reports of antisocial behaviour. Some people tell me they feel nervous going out at night because of yobbish behaviour. Others are fed up with the noise, puke and urine. Every now and again, we get spates of broken windows and other vandalism. Councillor Viv Parry and I, and town […]

I’ve had a number of enquiries about whether anything can be done about the junk mail that comes through most of out letterboxes. The answer is yes! Just fill out the form below and post it off to the Royal Mail address given. In my experience, this service works except when my usual postie is […]

I’ve had a number of number of complaints today over temporary traffic lights on Corve Street. They are holding up traffic and the roadworks don’t even have a permit. Water company Severn Trent is responsible. Shropshire Council gave Severn Trent a permit for work to be undertaken on the footway by the uphill bus stop […]


Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

Join 2,104 other followers