Shropshire

Shropshire mix up adds confusion to bypass controversy

16/07/2024

Shropshire Council's controversial £170m bypass has run into more trouble after the regional water company mistakenly announced a road closure for advance works despite continuing funding doubts.

Lib Dems opposition calls for freeze on beleaguered Shropshire scheme

09/07/2024

Shropshire Council faces new calls to freeze spending on its controversial £170m Shrewsbury North West Relief Road (NWRR) project as it ‘resizes’ to stave off financial collapse.

Auditors warned over relief road 'iceberg'

15/04/2024

A councillor has asked Shropshire Council’s external auditor to investigate concerns the North West Relief Road (NWRR) in Shrewsbury will 'completely bankrupt the council'.

Shropshire tenders relief road build at £110m

15/03/2024

Shropshire Council has admitted it has had no official communication from the Government to support its expectation that a controversial new road will be ‘fully funded’, as it tendered its construction with a price estimate of £110m.

Shropshire throws cash at NWRR as costs soar

29/02/2024

Shropshire Council has agreed a further £17m capital funding for its Shrewsbury North West Relief Road (NWRR) as the controversial scheme faces a new threat of legal action.

‘Show Us The Money’: Campaigners demand funding answers

06/02/2024

Shropshire Council has declined to give an updated cost for its North West Relief Road (NWRR) scheme, which campaigners say could cost more than £200m.

Shropshire beats partial retreat over 'misrepresentation' claims

22/01/2024

Shropshire Council’s cabinet member for highways has conceded that the Environment Agency did not state that the risk to Shrewsbury’s water supply from a new road would be ‘minimal’, as he had claimed.

DfT backtracks on 'full funding' hopes for Shropshire scheme

15/01/2024

The Department for Transport (DfT) has backtracked on a pledge from the transport secretary to fully fund a road scheme in Shropshire as the costs soar.

Environment Agency says council misreported its views on £80m road

05/01/2024

Shropshire Council has denied that a planning committee was misled over the Environment Agency’s (EA) attitude to a controversial new road, which the EA believes could present a significant risk to the area’s water supply.

Campaigners undaunted as Gove refuses call-in

01/12/2023

Campaigners have vowed to fight after levelling up secretary Michael Gove rejected calls for a public inquiry into the North West Relief Road in Shrewsbury.

Alarm over relief road 'threat to water supply'

13/11/2023

Campaigners have asked the Government's communities secretary to hold a public inquiry into plans for a £80m relief road in Shropshire.

Shropshire launches LCRIG framework with first contract

07/07/2023

Shropshire Council has become the first local authority in the country to use a new procurement system designed to encourage innovation in highways maintenance.

WSP wins consultancy deal worth up to £100m with Shropshire

13/06/2023

WSP has won a contract worth up to £100m to provide consultancy services for a wide range of built environment services to Shropshire Council.

Multevo aces the test in Shropshire

21/07/2021

Kier and Shropshire Council have appointed Multevo to tackle potholes in the country following a series of trials.

Mouchel wins third successive highways contract in Shropshire

25/02/2015

Mouchel has bagged a highways and engineering consultancy deal with Shropshire Council that could be worth more than £20m to the consultant.

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