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

Ground Penetrating Radar Survey

by The Gorge Parish Council

Telford and Wrekin Council’s Structures and Geotechnical team will be undertaking some planned non-intrusive survey works along the Wharfage and Madeley Road commencing on Sunday 4th October for 6 consecutive nights. These works have been announced previously however this letter contains some further useful information for your consideration. TWC are undertaking a Ground Penetrating Radar […]

Solar Panels

by The Gorge Parish Council

A recent decision by the Borough Council refused planning consent for solar panels on a listed building within the World Heritage Site whose roof was mentioned in the listing and whose roof line was visible from other listed buildings, a path and open space. Each case turns on it’s own merits and applicants are encouraged […]

Walkers are Welcome

by The Gorge Parish Council

Membership of the network helps strengthen the area’s reputation as a place for people to come and enjoy the outdoors and helps ensure that footpaths and facilities for walkers are maintained in good condition, benefiting local residents and visitors alike. The nearby towns of Wellington and Much Wenlock have been granted a similar status ensuring […]

Council Documentation

by The Gorge Parish Council

The Parish Charter The Parish Census – 2001 The Local Council Award Scheme The Local Council Award Scheme Guide Requirements for Award Scheme TGPC Local Council Awards Application Advice on Drafting the Notice Summons, Agenda and Minutes The Good Councillor Guide – 2016 Publicity Connected Councillors – A Guide for Social Media DCLG Code of Recommended Practice […]

Policy Documents

by The Gorge Parish Council

Policy List – March 2015 Publication Scheme Policy Review Scheme The Gorge Parish Council Standing Orders Casual Vacancy – Policy for Filling Casual Vacancy Community Engagement Strategy Complaints Procedure Disciplinary, Grievance and Appeals Procedure 2016 The Gorge Parish Council Capability Procedure 2016 Equality Policy Grants Policy Pensions Discretions Policy Pre Applications Planning Policy Public Relations […]

Finance

by The Gorge Parish Council

Financial Regulations Register of Assets Financial Risk Assessment Budget 2016-2017 Actual Spend 2015-2016 Audit Notice 2016 Annual Return 2015