Telford Journal Column

Boris Johnson topped last week’s poll of MPs to be the next leader of the Party and the next Prime Minister by a huge margin. The reason for his runaway success amongst MPs, was that Boris Johnson recognises that Government can do nothing until Brexit is delivered.

AO to open new recycling plant in Telford

One of the UK's biggest recycler's of fridges and other domestic appliances, AO has announced plans to create a new plastics recycling plant in Telford. This announcement is set to create 100 new jobs for local people. 

Telford Senior Citizens Forum Celebrating Age Event 2019

Senior Citizens Forum, Age UK, Telford & Wrekin Council and The Wrekin Housing Trust are hosting an event on Wednesday 19 June 2019 at The Place, Oakengates, TF2 6EP.

The Forum would like as many over 55's to attend as possible.

Lucy Allan open letter to Health Secretary - Future Fit

Today, Telford's MP, Lucy Allan has written to the Health Secretary Matthew Hancock MP, to raise her concerns about the leadership of the Shrewsbury and Telford Hospital Trust (SaTH) and their ability to proceed with Future Fit in the current circumstances. 

CSE is still happening in Telford

Last week, a gang was put on trial accused of grooming a child and forcing her to have sex with other men between March and July 2016. It was reported that on one occasion the victim was forced to have sex with 12 men in a Telford supermarket car park.