Persons nominated for Unitary (Shropshire Council) elections

Please find attached statement of persons nominated.  There are four nominations for North Ward, therefore there is one vacancy There are five nominations for South Ward, therefore all nominees are returned There are nine nominations for West Ward, therefore this ward is contested.  Downloads SOPN Whitchurch Town West Ward SOPN Whitchurch Town North Wa...
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Message from the Mayor, Cllr Bev Duffy for the National day of reflection

Everyone is encouraged to join the whole country on 23 March, the first anniversary of the first UK lockdown, for a National Day of Reflection to reflect on our collective loss, support those who've been bereaved, and hope for a brighter future. The Day of reflection is proposed by Marie Curie Cancer Care and supported by the Prime Minister. There will be a minute of sile...
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The local Town & Parish elections are coming on Thursday 6th May 2021

WHITCHURCH TOWN COUNCIL NEEDS YOU!! The local Town & Parish elections are coming on Thursday 6th May 2021   COULD YOU BECOME A LOCAL COUNCILLOR? Joining as a local councillor is an enjoyable way of contributing to your community and volunteering as a member of a team to make a positive difference. You can become a voice for the people of the town and make a...
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Consultation on Town Play Areas

Consultation on Town Play Areas Whitchurch Town Council are asking for residents’ views to help them make decisions about the future of play areas in the Town. Cllr Hall, Chair of the Parks and Public Realm Committee said ‘funds have been allocated for inclusive play equipment and to upgrade and install new equipment in Deermoss Park. We would like residents to let us kn...
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Chief Officer vacancy

Lead a progressive Council serving an historic town Chief Officer Salary Scale 37-41 currently, £40,876 – £44,863 This is an exciting opportunity for an exceptional and proactive professional with considerable leadership, communication and organisational skills. The Chief Officer (previously titled Town Clerk) will lead a friendly and dedicated team of staff and support Co...
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Casual Vacancy for West Ward Councillors

NOTICE UNDER LOCAL GOVERNMENT ACT, 1972 (Section 87(2)) VACANCY FOR A COUNCILLOR PUBLIC NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN A Casual Vacancy has arisen within the West Ward of Whitchurch, Shropshire. Could you spare several hours a week to help your local community in this unpaid volunteer councillor role prior to the next election? If so, read on… A casual vacancy has ari...
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Police Report

Unfortunately there are no Safer Neighbourhood team (SNT) staff available tonight . When there are staff on duty we will make every effort to attend, all the council meeting dates our in our diary.  Please find below a monthly report for you area. RTC’s: Three RTC’s have been reported, two non-injury and sadly one fatal. Mobile Patrols: SNT have been carrying out reg...
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Temporary Administration Assistant

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Temporary Administration Assistant Applications for the post of Temporary Administrative Support Assistant are invited.  This is a part-time temporary post for 6 months for 15 hours per week, to be worked flexibly. The post may be extended after the 6-month period. The Temporary Administrative Assistant will be undertaking general office duties including: agenda prepar...
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Chief Officer Recruitment

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Lead a progressive Council serving an historic Town Chief Officer Salary Scale 37-41 currently, £40,876 – £44,863 Whitchurch is the fifth largest town in Shropshire, with fantastic heritage and good transport links. It is an important service centre for the surrounding area.  It has a strong community and a thriving High Street. In fact, Whitchurch is a great plac...
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The Mayor of Whitchurch Cllr Bev Duffy – Christmas Message 2020

It’s certainly going to be a Christmas to remember this year and so very different for many of us, but Christmas is still a time of love, peace and giving. Whilst we celebrate the festive season in the company of our loved ones, let us remember to visit or call on neighbours who may be spending the holiday alone. Our community carries the spirit of kindness, caring and compa...
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Committee Meetings from 10th September 2020 to be held virtually

Urgent Notice regarding Council Committees Following advice received on 09/09/20 from SALC and NALC, in view of the latest restrictions and rising number of cases of Coronavirus, their advice is emphatic that face to face Council meetings should not be held and committees are to remain as virtual meetings. It is in everybody’s interest that meetings remain virtual given the c...
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Vacancy for a Councillor

NOTICE UNDER LOCAL GOVERNMENT ACT, 1972 (Section 87(2)) VACANCY FOR A COUNCILLOR PUBLIC NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN Two Casual Vacancies have arisen within both the South Ward and the North Ward of Whitchurch, Shropshire. Could you spare several hours a week to help your local community in this unpaid volunteer councillor role? If so, read on… A casual vacancy has ...
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Annual Governance & Accountability Return 2019-2020

1. Date of Announcement:  29th July 2020 2.Each year the smaller authority's Annual governance and Accountability Return (AGAR) needs to be reviewed by an external auditor appointed by Smaller Authorities' Audit Appointments Ltd.  The unaudited AGAR has been published with this notice, please click on the links below:  Provision for the exercise of public r...
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