Temporary Road Closure – Belmont Road, Ironbridge

This information outlines the traffic management arrangements for a temporary road closure along Belmont Road, Ironbridge. BT are planning to undertake Communications work. The work is set to commence on 28th March 2017 and will last for a duration of 1 day with an end date of 28th March 2017. There will be no diversion […]

Casual Vacancy: Jackfield and Coalport

Vacancy for a Parish Councillor in the Coalport and Jackfield Ward A vacancy has arisen in this ward, and as there has been no request for an election, the Parish Council can now seek to fill the vacancy by co-option. If you are interested in being co-opted to this vacancy, please contact the clerk for information […]

Temporary Road Closure – The Lloyds, Ironbridge

This information outlines the traffic management arrangements for a temporary road closure along The Lloyds, Ironbridge. Telford and Wrekin Council are planning to undertake highway improvement works. The work is set to commence on 27th March 2017 and will last for a duration of 5 days with an end date of 31st March 2017. The […]

PET and Council Tax

Increase to The Gorge Parish Council precept For the first time in 7 years the parish council has increased our precept (council tax paid by residents to the parish council). This increase is to fund enhanced environmental works in The Gorge. Late last year we canvassed residents via the Gorge Gazette and the Facebook group […]

Local Directory

by The Gorge Parish Council

Please Contribute Resident Led Directory <~ that you can update Borough Council Telford & Wrekin Borough Council Community Centres Coalbrookdale & Ironbridge Community Centre Coalport Village Hall Lightmoor – The Oak Tree Centre Environment Beeches Field Friends of Rough Park Friends of The Coalbrookdale Arboretum Gorge Green Gang Severn Gorge Countryside Trust Telford West Wildlife Group The […]

Vacancy: Parish Clerk

by The Gorge Parish Council

Advertisement for the post of Parish Council Clerk with the additional role of Responsible Financial Officer The Gorge Parish Council | Clerk to the Parish Council Download: Job Description Person Specification Application Form The Gorge Parish Council are looking to appoint a self-motivated, highly organised and innovative individual who will be able to bring experience […]

Annual Events

by The Gorge Parish Council

April Walking Festival – 29th April to 7th May 2017 May World War II Weekend – Saturday 27th to Sunday 28th May 2017 July Ironbridge Gorge Brass Band Festival August Coracle Regatta – Monday 29th August 2016 – Ironbridge Coracle Trust September Heritage Festival – Saturday 17th September 2016 – Telford & Wrekin Council October Apple Day […]

Pride in Your High Street

by The Gorge Parish Council

Terms of Reference PIYH Minutes – 15th June 2016 PIYH Minutes – 6th July 2016 PIYH Minutes – 23rd November 2016 PIYH Minutes – 17th January 2017 PIYH Agenda – 14th February 2017 PIYH Proposed Budget Revisions

The Ironbridge Walking Festival

by The Gorge Parish Council

2017 will take the annual walking festival into its twelve year, leading over a hundred visitors on dozens of free guided walks across The Gorge. It’s quite an event, keenly organised entirely by volunteers. To discover what walks are available and register for the event, visit their website at http://visitironbridge.co.uk/walkingfestival