National Lockdown to stop the rapid spread of the new strain of coronavirus
Due to the new strain of Covid-19 outbreak and in line with Government guidance on the restriction of 'non-essential' contact, the Council Offices are not currently open to walk-in visitors.
The Library and Muga Facilities will also be temporarily closed until further notice.
Please be aware that Office Staff will be working on limited hours and will respond to your calls and emails as soon as possible.
Please contact the Town Council on - 01952 882172 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Help during lockdown
In light of the present lockdown, don’t forget that support is available to those needing help. The Broseley COVID-19 Support Group has volunteers that can provide assistance.
call: 0333 301 0319 between 8am and 8pm, 7 days a week.
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VACANCY FOR COUNCILLOR
Would you like to join our team?
Due to the resignation of
Councillor Mark Garbett a casual vacancy has occurred for theEast WardofBroseley parish
which now must be filled by co-option.
Any person wishing to fill this vacancy should apply to the Town Clerk for an application form which must be completed and returned to the Town Clerk on or before 1 February 2021.
The Role of a Councillor
As a Town Councillor you will be involved in decision making on what activities the Town Council should support, where money should be spent, what services should be delivered, and what policies should be implemented. You will monitor the efficiency and effectiveness of service delivery and act in the best interests of the people of Broseley. You will be supported in your role and training is available.
In order to be eligible to fill this vacancy all applicants must be aged over 18 years of age and be a commonwealth citizen on the day of nomination and election. In addition, the applicant will be qualified if they have either during the whole of the twelve months before the day on which they are nominated as a candidate, or the day of the election;
- Appear on the current Register of Electors for the parish of Broseley.
- Have resided in or occupied as owner or tenant any land or premises within the locality or within three miles of the parish, for the whole of the twelve months preceding the day of nomination and election.
- Have their principal or only place of work within the parish for the whole of the twelve months preceding the day of nomination and election. Such work need not be paid, but must be substantial, it may even include duties which a candidate was elected to perform before the election by the very same council as that to which they are now seeking election.
- Not be debarred* from standing as a Councillor.
Sharon Clayton MPA, BA (Hons), Fellow SLCC
Locum Town Clerk
Broseley Town Council
Commemorative Tree Planting December 2020
Volunteers and Town Councillors came together to plant a tree in Broseley’s Memorial Garden in recognition of community members who had volunteered to assist the local community in need of support during the COVID-19 lockdown.
The tree selected is a Prunus Amanogawa Tree.
Broseley Memorials kindly donated a lovely granite plaque with an inscription to celebrate everyone’s hard work and efforts during this difficult year.
Broseley Town Council would like to thank everyone for your courage, your kindness, your hard work, and most of all your support for one another.
Broseley Members Infomation:
Broseley Town Council is a local authority whose members represent the residents of the parish of Broseley in Shropshire. The Council has 11 members, 6 representing Broseley East and 4 representing Broseley West and 1 for Broseley Wood. Members are elected every 4 years and carry out their duties on a voluntary basis.
Town Council provide the following services:
- Broseley Library
- Some street lighting.
- The Birchmeadow Centre is owned by the Town Council and operated by the Birchmeadow Centre Management Committee.
- The Cemetery for Broseley and the Cemetery Chapel, located on Ironbridge Road.
- The bus shelter on Edinburgh Road.
- Guest Road Play Area
- The Town Council supports a number of other facilities/events provided by not-for-profit organisations including:
- Local C.A.B Service
- Victoria Hall
- Broseley in Bloom
- Birchmeadow Park
Normal Opening Hours
Public opening: Thursdays 10am - 12noon
Otherwise please telephone 01952 882172 or email us email@example.com from Monday to Friday 9.30am to 2pm.
The office is closed on Saturday and Sunday but if you email us or leave a message on the answer machine we will get back to you as soon as possible.