Coalport Village Hall – AGM

by The Gorge Parish Council

Residents of Coalport are invited to the AGM of Coalport Village Hall. The Annual General Meeting will be on: 21st September 2017 7.30pm. followed immediately with a drink, nibbles and a time for informal discussion. The Village hall is run by members of the local community for the benefit of residents in the area. The […]

Severn Valley Way Jackfield PET Works

by The Gorge Parish Council

Ralph was recently busy by the Coke Hearth Bedding and now The Gorge Parish Environmental Team has been busy clearing along the Severn Valley Way in Jackfield. Here are the before and after pictures of the bridge over Chapel Lane. He also uncovered a lovely little cast iron sign. There’s lots more to do along the […]

Contact Details for Power Station Updates

by The Gorge Parish Council

Further to the recent Former Ironbridge Power Station Update, the Parish Council has now received details of the Uniper email address to use for registering your interest in receiving updates regarding the former Power Station site and the following news from Uniper: We’re contacting you as someone who has previously expressed an interest, or is recognised […]

Former Ironbridge Power Station Update

by The Gorge Parish Council

The Parish Council has for some time asked for clear and frequent communication and some community engagement regarding plans for the Cooling Towers and former Ironbridge Power Station. The Parish Council has been kept updated by Borough Councillor, Nic Lowery who has today shared the following update: “Uniper have appointed Macbeth Lankester to act as […]

Temporary Road Closure, Cherry Tree Hill, Coalbrookdale

by The Gorge Parish Council

This information outlines the traffic management arrangements for a temporary road closure along Cherry Tree Hill, Coalbrookdale. Network Rail Infrastructure Ltd are planning to undertake Bridge Inspection Works. The work is set to commence on Sunday 20th August 2017 and will last for a duration of 1 day with an end date of Sunday 20th August 2017.  The diversion route for vehicular traffic travelling […]

English Heritage’s Iron Bridge Conservation Project

by The Gorge Parish Council

English Heritage has confirmed that their conservation project on the Iron Bridge is scheduled to commence in early September. Ahead of the start of works, they would like to invite the public and anyone with an interest in the project to a special Iron Bridge Conservation Project Drop-in Event on Tuesday 8th August, 4pm to 7pm at Number […]

Pride in Your Community – Planned Highways & Transport Projects 2017-18

by The Gorge Parish Council

At the recent Annual Parish Meeting, Telford & Wrekin Council gave a presentation on Highways and Civil Parking Enforcement. The Highways team also mentioned the forthcoming works programme across The Gorge that they’re undertaking. In support of their Pride in Your Community programme, Telford & Wrekin Council will be investing an additional £45m, over the next […]