Consultation Topics – Tell us your Views.

The Town Council actively seeks ideas, aspirations, comment and criticism on a range of topics for which the Town Council is directly responsible. 

Shropshire Council and other bodies also seek input from the Public and other organisations. They usually involve the Town Council in their procedures.

You are able to keep abreast of these initiatives, and send your comments and ideas to the Town Council through the Town Council's News Room.
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List of all Consultation Posts

Church Stretton Business Survey

June 5, 2019

Participate in Church Stretton Business Survey Purpose of the Survey The purpose of the survey is to develop a profile...

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Response by Church Stretton Town Council

February 21, 2019

Preferred Sites Consultation. Town Council's Response Church Stretton Town Council agreed their responses to the Shropshire Council Questionnaire ( on 19th...

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Preferred Sites Public Meeting

January 3, 2019

16th January 2019 Parish Centre, Church Stretton. 7pm Preferred Sites : Have Your Say Shropshire Council are holding a series...

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Preferred Sites Consultation

December 6, 2018

Received from:  Planning Policy Team, Shropshire Council Seeking comments on the third stage of consultation Shropshire Council is continuing...

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Church Stretton Leisure Centre is At Risk

July 17, 2018

Church Stretton Leisure Centre Community Survey Church Stretton Needs You! As you may be aware, the future sustainability of Church...

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Library Article in Focus – Apology

October 30, 2017

Apology from Church Stretton Library Group "We apologise for the misleading impression given in the November edition of Focus (Page...

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Library Consultation Results

October 21, 2017

Residents can now see the results of the recent Church Stretton Library consultation. The four week consultation took place from 21 August to 18 September...

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Future of Church Stretton Library Service – More feedback wanted by Shropshire Council

October 7, 2017

Shropshire Council has advised that the Draft Library Services consultation has been extended by one week - i.e. to Friday...

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Shropshire Local Plan Review (2016 – 2036)

September 26, 2017

Preferred Scale and Distribution of Growth We are pleased to advise that it has become possible for Shropshire Council to...

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Shropshire Council Car Parking Consultation

August 21, 2017

Shropshire Council want to offer an improved parking service that is hassle-free, and that makes use of the latest technology. They...

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Future of Church Stretton Library Service – More feedback wanted by Shropshire Council

August 21, 2017

Residents in Church Stretton are being asked to comment on the criteria which will be used to help choose the...

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Shropshire Library Strategy Consultation

August 2, 2017

Shropshire Libraries are currently consulting on a new draft Library Services Strategy. The strategy sets out the Council’s vision to...

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Library Services Draft Strategy to go to Cabinet

July 6, 2017

Shropshire Council asking for Residents' Views New Draft Library Services Strategy to be considered by Cabinet - A new draft...

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Residents views being sought to shape Church Stretton library service

June 12, 2017

Shropshire Council asking for Residents' Views Related topics: Leisure and culture / My area / Partner organisationsShropshire Council are asking...

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Church Stretton Library Support Group Drop In Coffee & Cakes

May 23, 2017

On Tuesday 30th May Church Stretton Library users are invited to drop in to the exhibition room between 10 am...

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Town Council Response to Shropshire Council’s New Economic Growth Strategy

April 28, 2017

Shropshire Council consultation are consulting on a New Economic Strategy (see ). Church Stretton Town Council have responded and you can...

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PRESS RELEASE – December 14th 2016 – Local Services at Risk & Unfair system of local government taxation

December 15, 2016

On Tuesday 13th December, Church Stretton Town Council faced up to the prospect of cuts, actual and proposed, in the...

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‘AT RISK’ Services Report – Budget Demands 2017/18

December 14, 2016

Report for the Town Council Meeting 13th December 2016 It is difficult to predict, with any accuracy, what funding may...

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New Library Plan from Church Stretton Community Library Support Group November 2016

December 6, 2016

Church Stretton Library Support Group Ltd (CSLSG) propose that the library will be run by a Charitable Incorporated Organisation (CIO),...

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New Library Plan from South Shropshire Academy Trust (Inc. Church Stretton School)

December 3, 2016

This document outlines the aspirations and intentions of the South Shropshire Academy Trust (Inc. Church Stretton School) in developing and...

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FAQ – Services At Risk

November 13, 2016

Services at Risk in Church Stretton - Frequently Asked Questions 1. HOW WILL THE FUTURE OF THE LIBRARY IN THE...

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Household Survey Report on ‘Services At Risk’ – September 2016

September 15, 2016

A report on the Community Consultation on Services “At Risk”   This report represents an independent analysis of a community...

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“At Risk Services” Working Group Report – September 13th 2016

September 15, 2016

Church Stretton Town Council Tuesday September 13th 2016 Agenda Item 9.1 : Report from the “At Risk Services” Working Group...

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Sport & Leisure Facilities Strategy for Shropshire – Church Stretton Town Council Response to Shropshire Council – 28 August 2016

September 1, 2016

There is a fundamental mismatch between the declared aims of this draft Strategy and the impact that its proposals would...

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Pledge your support for the Swimming Pool

August 1, 2016

Leisure Centre & Swimming Pool Pledge Form Residents campaigned for many years to achieve the Leisure Centre, you may now...

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Church Stretton Launches ‘Services At Risk’ Survey

July 25, 2016

Church Stretton Town Council launched its community survey this week, asking local households how willing they are to pay through...

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‘At Risk Services’ Review delayed till September 2017

July 22, 2016

Shropshire Council Press release: 20/07/2016 Councillor Malcolm Pate, Leader of Shropshire Council announced on 13 July that funding will be made...

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The Church Stretton Library Support Group Ltd.’s proposal

July 18, 2016

  The Church Stretton Library Support Group Ltd.'s proposal ( Library Support Groups Proposal) and Business Plan ( CSLSG Business...

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Open Meeting – Tuesday 19th July – Silvester Horne Institute from 4 – 8pm

July 17, 2016

Do try to attend this very important event on Tuesday 19th July  at theSilvester Horne Institute - from 4 – 8pm Your...

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Services ‘At Risk of Closure’ in Church Stretton

July 9, 2016

The Town Council will also be present at the following locations in July to enable you to ask questions and...

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Shropshire Council to start discussions again on Church Stretton Library

July 2, 2016

Work will soon begin again on opening discussions on the future of Church Stretton Library with Church Stretton Town Council...

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Police & Crime Commissioner Consultation

June 10, 2016

Police & Crime Commissioner Consultation John Campion has started work on his new Safer West Mercia Plan, and is inviting...

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Community Consultation Alert – Town Council Press Release

May 13, 2016

At last night’s Church Stretton Town Council meeting, councillors expressed grave concerns about the scale and speed with which Shropshire...

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Church Stretton Library Support Group – Public Meeting

May 13, 2016

Church Stretton Library Support Group - Is holding a public meeting in Silvester Horne Institute on Tuesday 17th May 2016...

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Shropshire Council – Draft Supplementary Planning Documents consultation

March 20, 2016

Shropshire Council invites representations on three draft Supplementary Planning Documents (SPD) between 18 March 2016 and 5pm on 29 April...

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SAMDev Plan – Adoption

December 19, 2015

Shropshire Council formally adopted the Site Allocations and Management of Development (SAMDev) Plan on 17 December 2015. The SAMDev Plan...

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New House Farm – New Ammendments

October 12, 2015

New House Farm – New amendments - Received from Church Stretton Town Clerk on 9th October 2015 - The Town...

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