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Ketley and Overdale update from Cllr Joy Francis

The end of 2017 had the usual issues within the ward. Parking and Housing were high up on the list of subjects raised; where appropriate these have been passed to officers at T&W and WHT and will be followed up as required.


Madeley and Sutton Hill Ward update

December was a busy month and I have been working with Senior Citizens Forum and we are looking at having conversations about how “Age Friendly Telford” is currently and how it could be improved.

Priorslee Ward Update

December had the usual issues, but with the bad weather a review of the grit bins across the parish is taking place.


During regular ward walks problem footpaths and a fallen tree have been reported to the relevant council officers and we will follow this up.


Ketley and Overdale update from Cllr John Ashofrd

“Fly tipping has been a major issue for residents since I was first elected. My Cleaning up the Ward Campaign has been a huge success and now I am finding less and less fly tipping and much more of a tidy community.

Conservative Councillors welcome Strategic Vision for Rail

The Secretary of State for Transport’s “Connecting people: a Strategic Vision for Rail” was yesterday released by the government.  The document details the government’s plans to bring the organisations that run the track and the trains closer together to deliver better services for passengers, op

Horsehay and Lightmoor update from Cllr Jayne Greenaway

“November was a busy month in the ward.

“Residents are enquiring about play provision in Lightmoor, I have discussed with officers whether monies were provided for this within the planning and I am working with the Parks and Open Spaces officer to take this forward.