Christmas Memories Show Matinee Tour coming to Whitchurch Civic Centre on Wednesday 28th November

At 2pm on Wednesday 28th November, be prepared to be dazzled a wonderful festive show…Making their first appearance here are Neil Sands and his wonderful West End cast with the 2018 production of their hit Christmas show, bringing an unforgettable afternoon of festive nostalgia, taking us all back to a time when Christmas really was the most wonderful time of the year. Be trans...
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Casual Vacancy

Notice under Local Government Act 1972 s87(2): VACANCY FOR A COUNCILLOR Public notice is hereby given that a casual vacancy has occurred in the office of Councillor for the West Ward of Whitchurch Town Council following the resignation on 27th September 2018 of Councillor M Fewster. Rule 5(2) of The Local Elections (Parish and Communities) (England and Wales) Rules, 2006...
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Audited Annual Return 2018

Notice of Conclusion of Audited Annual Governance & Accountability Return ending 31st March 2018  The Council’s accounts have been independently assessed as per current procedures by the External Auditors, PKF Littlejohn.  From 27th September 2018 anyone wishing to inspect the final accounts can make an appointment with the Town Clerk.    Each...
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Skate Park Official Opening

Whitchurch Skate Park will be officially opened on Wednesday 22nd August 2018, from 11am - a free event to celebrate the opening of the long-awaited Whitchurch skate park. Whitchurch Town Council have hired a mobile pump track from King Ramps, who will be running boarding & BMX demonstrations and competitions, throughout the afternoon until 4pm.  Canvas Spaces, who ...
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Annual Governance and Accountability Return

The Council’s accounts have been sent for independent assessment as per current procedures, however, from 27th June anyone wishing to inspect these accounts can make an appointment with the Town Clerk.  Please find further details on the Council noticeboards.  Please note the accounts available to view are subject to external audit. Each year the small authority's ...
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2017-2018 Annual Report

Whitchurch Town Council has reached the end of 2017-2018 Council year.  Please find attached a copy of the Whitchurch Town Council Annual Report 2017-2018 for your information: WTC Annual Report 2017-2018
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Alice in Wonderland Christmas Panto

BRITAIN’S GOT TALENT WINNER ASHLEIGH BUTLER & SULLY TO PERFORM AT WHITCHURCH CIVIC CENTRE ALONGSIDE MEN BEHAVING BADLY’S LESLIE ASH & CHILDREN’S TV LEGEND DAVE BENSON PHILLIPS IN ALICE IN WONDERLAND EASTER PANTO, SATURDAY 31ST MARCH 2018.   Can’t wait for Christmas? Anton Benson Productions’ Alice in Wonderland pantomime tours 16 venues across the UK in ...
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Featured Playground – Jubilee Park

Creative Play Creative Play have been installing play areas for more than 25 years and we have built a huge amount of experience in delivering exciting,innovative outdoor learning environments and sport & recreational facilities.  We understand how important your outdoor playground is to the local community. It should be a fun-filled and safe environment for all ag...
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Christmas Wishes

Whitchurch Town Councillors and staff wish a Merry Christmas and Happy New Year to all residents and visitors. The Town Council offices will close at 2pm on Friday 22nd December and re-open on Tuesday 2nd January 2018. If you would like tickets for the New Years' Eve Party with The Review on Sunday 31st December, you can buy them in advance from Gallery Flowers in Green End...
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Christmas in Whitchurch 2017

Whitchurch’s Christmas Lights Switch-On Day, Saturday 25th November 2017 Christmas Switch-On Day in Whitchurch is packed with a whole host of activities to get you in the festive spirit! Whitchurch Town Centre has an outdoor Christmas Market from 12 noon – 6pm, featuring a children’s mini fairground, Father Christmas in his grotto as well as a special new grotto shed with chi...
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Heritage Open Days 2017

Heritage Open Days 2017 in Whitchurch Friday 8th and Saturday 9th September Masonic Hall & Stained Glass Windows North Shropshire Masonic Rooms, Castile Hill, Whitchurch open from 11am until 4pm St John's Church & Stained Glass Windows  St John's Street, Whitchurch open on Saturday from 10am until 6pm   St Alkmund's Church Parish Registers & Tower To...
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Period for the Exercise of Public Rights

30 June 2017 The Council's accounts have been sent for independent assessment as per current procedures, however, from 30th June anyone wishing to inspect these accounts can make an appointment with the Town Clerk.  Please find further details on the Council noticeboards.  Please note the accounts available to view are subject to external audit. Notice of ap...
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Mayor of Whitchurch

I feel very proud and privileged to have been elected by my fellow councillors to lead Whitchurch Town Council for the next Civic year. I promise I will do my very best to uphold the town’s status and heritage.  I would like to send a very big thanks to my predecessor Councillor Mike McDonald for all he has done for Whitchurch over the past two years, he has worked ext...
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Mayor’s Review – May 2017

I could choose to bore you by rattling off a list of events I have attended throughout the year, but I don’t want to do that … you’ll be pleased to hear! The word council comes from the Latin “consillium” meaning “come together” - and that is how this council have worked throughout the year, together … ‘Together’ also typifies the approach you see time and time again ...
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Annual Town Meeting

The Annual Town Meeting is to be held at the Civic Centre, in the Edward German Room, on Wednesday 3rd May 2017 at 6pm This is a meeting of the Local Government Electors of the Town and is an opportunity for electors to present their views to Council Members. Welcome by the Mayor, Cllr Mike McDonald. Apologies Mayor’s Annual Review To receive the Whitchurch...
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Town Clerk Appointment

Whitchurch Town Council is pleased to announce it has now appointed a new Town Clerk for Whitchurch, Nicola Young. At the Full Town Council meeting held on Thursday 16th March 2017 the Town Council unanimously approved the appointment. Nicola is very familiar to Whitchurch having worked as a Community Enablement Officer at Shropshire Council for five years. Nicola, who lives i...
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ABBA Revival

A strong initiative by a small group of Town Councillors and Council staff is going to bring a series of exciting new events to the town's Civic Centre. Cllr Chris Smith said "The Theatre within the Civic Centre is a wonderful facility for the town. Our aim is to upgrade the facility and bring it back into regular use with shows and events for the benefit of the whole town....
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Casual Vacancy for a Councillor

Notice under Local Government Act 1972 s87(2): VACANCY FOR A COUNCILLOR Public notice is hereby given that a casual vacancy has occurred in the office of Councillor for the West Ward of Whitchurch Town Council following the resignation on 27th September 2018 of Councillor M Fewster. Rule 5(2) of The Local Elections (Parish and Communities) (England and Wales) Rules, 20...
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Food & Drink Festival 2017

Whitchurch Food & Drink Festival is very excited to announce that Bake Off Star Jo Wheatley will be the special guest at the 4th annual festival to be held in Whitchurch, Shropshire from Saturday 20th - Sunday 21st May 2017. Jo will feature at the festival on the Sunday and complete two cookery demonstrations live on stage and judge the festival’s Celebration Cake Compe...
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