All posts by Helen Barker

PET WORK WEEK COMMENCING 18TH NOVEMBER

Work was completed in the following areas:

  • On-going leaf clearance from footpaths across the Parish
  • Strimmed the wild flower beds and repaired ruts on the beds on Overdale
  • Pruned shrubs back off the footpath at Rose Tree Close on to Bellpit Road
  • Pruned the hedge around trees at St Heliers Green Guarantee site and litter picked the area
  • Cleaned off leaves and moss from the footpath at St Heliers
  • Removed two abandoned shopping trolleys off Old Office Road
  • Repaired ruts on the grass verge off Gresham Drive
  • Removed a small fly tip of household waste off Rock Road junction
  • Hard pruned shrubs on two sight lines on Cedar Close, Overdale
  • Pruned shrubs around Lawley Village Green pond
  • Cleared leaves from Princes End car park

NOVEMBER PLANNING APPLICATIONS

We have been notified of the following planning applications in the Parish:

TWC/2019/0832  Land adjoining Unit 5, Telford Bridge Retail Park, Colliers Way, Old Park     Partial change of use from a proportion of existing service yard into a garden centre in association with pound stretcher retail unit including the erection of a 4m high paladin fence

TWC/2019/0902   Land North of Grove Road, Overdale     Reserved matters application for the erection of 81no. dwelling including details for appearance, landscaping, layout and scale in pursuant to outline application TWC/2016/0147

TWC/2019/0925   Greggs, Unit 7, Birchfield Way, Lawley     Installation of new aluminium shopfront panels, glazing and doors

Further details can be found by entering the full reference number into the link to Telford & Wrekin Council’s Planning website on our main Planning page.

PET WORK WEEK COMMENCING 11TH NOVEMBER

Work was completed in the following areas:

  • Removed an abandoned shopping trolley off Park Lane, Old Park
  • Pruned overgrown shrubs to improve the sight lines at road junctions at Princes End
  • Blew over 20 paths across the Parish (mainly school routes) to clear a build- up of leaves and moss
  • Dropped off bags of Rock Salt to local Snow Wardens
  • Cut up and removed a fallen tree branch blocking the footpath on Old Park Way
  • Ongoing strimming of wild flower beds across the Parish

PET WORK WEEK COMMENCING 4TH NOVEMBER

Work was completed in the following areas:

  • Litter picked around Newdale War Memorial
  • Over 20 footpaths blown clear of debris across the Parish where there was a build – up of leaves and moss
  • Repaired large vehicle ruts on the grass verge on West Centre Way
  • Pruned the Community Garden hedge
  • Cut back brambles and strimmed around the steps at Cedar Close
  • Swept up broken glass from the hard standing area at Newdale War Memorial
  • Litter picked around the caravan site off Dawley Road
  • Repaired the broken chain link between bollards on Lawley Village Green
  • Installed the Silent Soldier at Newdale War Memorial and brushed the path clear of mud

PET WORK WEEK COMMENCING 28TH OCTOBER

Work was completed in the following areas:

  • Blew leaves and debris from the front of the BT offices on Old Office Road
  • Blew debris from the Wrekin Trundle path
  • Blew leaves and debris from the M54 bridge to Arleston Inn
  • Blew mud and grass off the Wrekin Way at the rear of Newdale pool
  • Scraped and blew mud off the path on Bellpit Open Space
  • Blew leaves from the path from Park Road to Cemetery Road
  • Mowed the grass verge on the Wrekin Trundle
  • Mowed the grass verge on the Wrekin Way at the rear of Newdale School
  • Mowed around the newly seeded area at Newdale War Memorial
  • Swept up broken glass off the hardstanding area next to the War Memorial
  • Mowed the grass verge on the Right of Way from The Rock to The Wrekin Way at Newdale
  • Mowed around the entrance to Bellpit open space
  • Stone picked the newly seeded area at Newdale War Memorial
  • Weeded the shrub bed at the War Memorial
  • Dead headed roses at Lawley Community Garden
  • Edged back the footpath at the entrance to Bellpit Open Space caused by quad bike damage
  • Scraped weeds and moss from Lawley Gate footbridge and blew clear of debris
  • Blew leaves and debris from the footpath across Lawley Village Green
  • Litter picked in Lawley Community Garden
  • Sprayed weeds in the shrub bed around the hardstanding at Newdale War Memorial
  • Blew leaves and debris from the footpath from Charlecote Park to the Ironbridge Way
  • Blew leaves from the school route at Grove Road alleyway
  • Blew leaves and debris from around Old Park Green and the steps to Old Park pond
  • Removed a small fly tip of household waste from the green space at Acer Close
  • Removed a small fly tip of household waste from Princes End car park
  • Blew leaves and debris from the footpath from Arleston Lane to the Lawley Drive footbridge
  • Replaced weather – damaged lamp post poppies around the Parish
  • Scraped weeds and blew debris from the path at Arleston Lane footbridge