All posts by Sharon George

No.11 Bus diversion 10th – 12th July 2017

We have been advised that the no.11 bus service will run from temporary stops placed on West Centre Way, Gresham Drive & Roundabout instead of the usual route of Synders Way, Birchfield Way & Stoney Fold from Monday 10th July to Wednesday 12th July inclusive due to road works/closures in this area of the development.

Carnival Of Giants Event, Telford Town Centre

Please find attached information that outlines the traffic management arrangements for the planned Carnival Of Giants Event, Telford Town Centre.

The Parks, Healthy Spaces and Events Team at Telford & Wrekin Council are organising the event, with the closures taking place on Saturday 15th July 2017 between the hours of 9:00am and 14:30pm

Below is a plan outlining the roads to be closed. Ironmasters Way will be closed between the hours of 9:00am-14:00pm, all other roads will only be closed whilst the parade passes along the route. The approximate timings for the parade are between 12:30pm-14:30pm.

TC2-0018 Carnival Of Giants 2017

Reporting of Issues on Everyday Telford App, My Telford and Online Forms

We have been advised by Telford & Wrekin Council that there is essential maintenance this coming weekend which will affect Residents who wish to report issues on Everyday Telford App, My Telford and Online Forms.

The online mapping and address lookup services will be unavailable from 5pm Friday 8th July until Monday 10th July.

Residents will not be able to report issues via the Everyday Telford mobile app, My Telford online forms or from the main Telford and Wrekin website during this time.

Notification messages will be posted on the  websites to make members of the public aware of this maintenance.

They apologise for the inconvenience caused.

On behalf of ICT and the Digital Access Channel team


Active Lifestyle Awards 2017 – Shout out for nominations


The Telford & Wrekin Active Lifestyles Awards (ALA) 2017 looks to promote and recognise Health and Wellbeing through an active lifestyle.  We are now seeking nominations for a variety of categories and are really keen to hear your story or about someone, a group/organisation who has supported you.

An active lifestyle can be achieved by supporting others too, or taking part in Sport, Recreation & Physical Activity, Arts & Culture, Community Events, Music & Dance and Parks & Open Spaces.

There are a number of categories that you can nominate in to help raise awareness and recognise individuals, schools, local business, community/voluntary group’s contribution to the health and wellbeing.

Awards include:

  • Ageing Well – Celebrating Age Active lifestyle Award
  • Neighbourhood Project
  • Active Places
  • Young Volunteer of the year
  • Volunteer of the year
  • Healthy spaces project
  • Inclusive Community Project
  • Active lifestyle Award
  • Community Event
  • Sports aspiring talent of the year
  • The Arts aspiring talent of the year
  • Outstanding contribution to Activity

People can either self-nominate or nominate another individual or group Forms can be completed online at .

Tell your story!

If you have any questions regarding the awards please email


The closing date for nominations is 5pm on Friday 7th July.