Creest Nicholson are having a crane Thursday morning lift roof trusses as a result part of Furlong Green will be closed from 9am to 12pm. This will impact how traffic from Stocking Park Road and Little Green Avenue exit the village, traffic will have to use Green Moors or Harding Wood then onto Ellens Bank. Also traffic entering the village from Stoney Hill end to the vlillage centre cark park on Green Moors will have to swing up Lightmoor Way and down Ellens Bank to get to the car park. Here’s the drawing dropped into houses directly impacted on Furlong Green.
At 6.30pm this evening(Thurs) we’ll be broadcasting the council’s full meeting from TCAT. If you’re also on twitter follow #telfordwrekin
The broadcast will be shown below at the time:
West Mercia Police have issued an urgent appeal to beware of fraud involving bogus officers after a steady increase in incidents in Worcestershire.
Officers are now linking three cases in the past 24 hours in which telephone callers have posed as police to trick, or attempt to trick, elderly or vulnerable victims into revealing their bank details. Continue reading
HOME Coffee House & Bistro hosted its first Quiz Night last month and was a real success so Kate from HOME decided to have a monthly BIG Quiz, the next is this Friday, 28th February. £2 per participant; fee includes food during interval and a charity donation; plus prize funds for the 1st & 2nd teams! Arrive from 7pm and the quiz at 7.30pm. Limited spaces available to book your team places contact HOME, call 01952 502850, tweet them @hometelford, Facebook.com/hometelford or email firstname.lastname@example.org
Some residents in Lightmoor Village will have their water supply disrupted, those homes impacted received cards through their doors on Friday from Severn Trent Water. They are working on the water mains for those homes, to improve water supply. This work could result in loss of water supply / low pressure from 8am to 8pm on Monday 24th February.
The second disruption this week commencing 24th February is from Crest Nicholson who dropped letters through the doors of homes impacted. On Monday they will be commencing piling works on site. They are expecting the works to last approximately 4 days. They will be working between the hours of 8am and 5pm and apologise in advance for any inconvenience.
I guess its going to be quite a loud few days for those residents.
Again both of these disruptions the companies have put a letter or a card through residents doors, so if you haven’t received them, have a sigh of relief!
The Shropshire coroner’s office is seeking help in tracing relatives of a 67-year-old man found dead at his Newport home earlier this week.
Mr Roderick Henry Gabriel was found on Wednesday. A post mortem is being held but his death is not being treated as suspicious. Continue reading
Police in Telford are appealing for witnesses after an assault in Wellington.
The incident occurred on Mill Bank on Tuesday 18 February.
Sometime between, 11pm and 11.20pm, the victim – a 40-year-old man – was walking home from the pub when he saw two unknown men and an unknown woman standing in the street. Continue reading
A resident has reported seeing a loose small beagle or hound like dog wandering around bottom of Stocking Park Road in the last hour(time now Tues 7.30pm).
If your neighbour has a similar dog can you please check with them to see if theirs is missing. Thank you.
So its Half Term and what to do to keep the young ones amused and you sane! Here’s a few ideas for you that are happening in and around Lightmoor Village this week. Also a link below to a tweet with details of more Half Term activities happening in Dawley. Thanks to Shaun Davies for pointing that out to me.
Tuesday 18th: Tea & Tots parent and child group taking place every Tuesday at HOME Coffee House, see the HOME events page with more details.
Wednesday 19th: Flutterby Books Story Time 12pm to 2pm, a discount on lunch from 12 to 1pm and story time from 1pm. At HOME Coffee House, see the HOME events page with more details.
Thursday 20th: Craft Sessions for Kids – Oak Tree Centre 2pm-3pm See poster for full details.
Friday 21st: From 2pm onwards its Free Delicious Biscuit Decorating, take your wonderful creations home. At HOME Coffee House, see HOME events page with more details.
Friday 21st: Shropshire Wildlife Trust Magical Story Walk! 1 to 3pm see poster for full details.
Image credit: HOME Coffee House & Bistro, thanks.
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