Great Dawley Town Council is brightening up the appearance of shops in Dawley High Street by painting shop shutters in keeping with the Victorian shop frontage designs. A local artist has been commissioned to create the designs for the shutters to create a welcoming atmosphere to the High Street. Dawley High Street has many independent … More Brightening up Dawley High Street
A new community facility has opened at The Wakes, Theatre Square in Oakengates this month. FORGE Urban Revival has launched the facility in partnership with Oakengates Town Council which offers the local community a wide range of events, workshops, venue hire and social activities as well as an industrial styled licensed café and restaurant that … More New community facility opens in Oakengates
The Mayor of Wellington, Councillor Phil Morris-Jones officially opened the newly refurbished toilets at Wellington Market yesterday (30 March 2017). The toilets have been refurbished thanks to a £5,000 grant from Telford & Wrekin Council’s Pride in Your High Street fund. The refurb has created a fully accessible disabled toilet and baby changing facilities that … More Mayor opens refurbished loos at Wellington Market
Story shared by Wellington Market Mayor of Wellington, Councillor Phil Morris-Jones will open the new Wellington Market toilets on Thursday 30th March. The toilets have been refurbished thanks to a Telford & Wrekin Council Pride in Your High Street grant of £5,000. Telford & Wrekin Council has set aside £1 million to support local High … More Refurbished Wellington Market toilets to be opened by Mayor
The first two in a series of ‘false window’ murals depicting Wellington’s historic makers have been unveiled at The Pheasant Inn on Market Street in the town. Painted by artist Paula Woof, the murals depict local toy designer Norah Wellings and famous poet Philip Larkin sharing a celebratory VE Day drink. The project is the … More New murals toast Wellington’s creative past
Good2Great has been running a variety of courses to help town centre businesses across the borough flourish, made possible thanks to Telford & Wrekin Council’s Pride in Your High Street grant funding initiative. Feeback from businesses that have attended Good2Great courses has been fantastic. Below are a selection of the testimonials we have been sent. … More Great work by Good2Great!
Work to upgrade the area around the War Memorial in Madeley is progressing apace – as these photos sent in show. The paved area around the memorial is being enlarged and levelled and will make way for a commemorative paving stone for local man Major Yate who earned a Victoria Cross in the battle of … More Madeley War Memorial progress