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New County Chairman

UKIP Telford & Wrekin branch chairman, Cllr Stuart Parr, was elected chairman of the Shropshire County Committee at the county AGM in January. The county committee co-ordinates the activities of the four branches in Shropshire where appropriate and the county chairman

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Severn Trent apologise for illegal road signs

Severn Trent have issued an apology after placing illegal metric road signs at roadworks in Baschurch. UKIP prospective parliamentary candidate for Shrewsbury & Atcham, Suzanne Evans, expressed her astonishment that a company that digs up roads on a daily basis didn’t

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Petition for adequate traffic solution for Shifnal

Cllr Andy Mitchell is urging Shifnal residents to sign an ePetition calling on Shropshire Council to provide adequate transport solutions for Shifnal after approving a raft of new housing in the town. Andy helped organise a Save Our Shifnal silent

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Flood Warnings for Shropshire

With heavy rain and strong winds hitting the country, there are several flood warnings in place across Shropshire. Most of the River Severn, the River Tern and their tributaries have flood warnings which covers the following major population centres: Atcham

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Save Our Shifnal

UKIP Town Councillor, Andy Mitchell, has helped organise a silent protest at a meeting of Shropshire Council over plans to increase Shifnal’s population by 60% over the next 12 years. Save Our Shifnal has been formed to oppose the plans

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Bridgnorth councillor removed from post for non-attendance

Cllr Norman Cottrell has been removed from Bridgnorth Town Council after failing to attend a meeting for over 6 months. Cllr Cottrell has been suffering from an illness and has sent apologies in for every meeting in the last 6

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Press Release: UKIP North Shropshire gains fourth councillor

Andrea Allen elected unopposed to Whitchurch Rural Parish Council UKIP candidate Andrea Allen has become UKIP North Shropshire’s fourth councillor after being elected unopposed to represent the Tilstock ward of Whitchurch Rural Parish Council. The vacancy arose after the resignation

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Nigel Farage at Telford International Centre

UKIP PARTY LEADER NIGEL FARAGE MEP ACCEPTS INVITATION TO SPEAK AT PUBLIC MEETING IN TELFORD The man responsible for changing the political landscape of Britain has accepted an invitation to speak at a public meeting to be held at Telford

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Urgent Appeal To Find Missing Wellington Teenager

West Mercia Police are urgently seeking the public’s help to find a missing teenager from Wellington in Shropshire. Georgia Williams, aged 17, left her home 7.30pm on Sunday 26 May and has not been seen by her family since.  Police

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Shropshire Council candidates confirmed

The candidates for the May elections have been confirmed by Shropshire Council.  The UKIP candidates are as follows: Abbey Jenny Price Albrighton * Barry Smith Alveley and Claverley Vanessa Lee Bayston Hill, Column & Sutton Terrence James Lee Bridgnorth East & Astley

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