Here you will find details of what is happening within the parish e.g. road closures and information of interest.

Road closure at Trepennal to Tramway Farm

Trepennal to Tramway Farm, Crickheath

15

August 2022

There will be a temporary road closure to enable Openreach to carry out essential works to swap a replacement pole in the verge.

Diversion route.

Temporary road closure at Wern Y Wiel

Treflach

10

July 2022

There will be a temporary road closure at Wern Y Wiel, Treflach to enable Openreach to renew poles.

Diversion route.

Road closure at Trefonen Road, Morda

Trefonen Road, Morda

30

May 2022

There will be a temporary road closure from 30 May to 8 June 2022 between 09:30 and 16:00 week days and between 07:00 and 17:00 at weekends.  This is to enable re-surfacing works.  

Diversion route.

Road closure at Wern Y Wiel

Wern Y Wiel near Treflach

27

May 2022

There will be a temporary road closure to enable Openreach to renew poles.

Diversion route

Maesbury Marsh road closure

Maesbury Marsh

22

April 2022

The road will be temporarily closed to repair a broken pipe.

Diversion route.

Closure of the A5 for survey work

A5 Oswestry

19

April 2022

Temporary road closure Osbaston to Maesbrook

Osbaston to Maesbrook

12

April 2022

An urgent road closure is necessary to enable carriageway repairs between 09:30 to 16:00.

Diversion route.

Middleton Road temporary road closure

Middleton Road, Oswestry

12

April 2022

There will be a one-way road closure to allow for chambers rodding and roping and CBT installation.

Diversion route details.

Drainage Investigation Works at Coed-Y-Go

Coed-Y-Go, Morda

23

March 2022

A temporary road closure is planned for drainage investigation works for 2 days commencing on 23 March 2022 between 09:30 and 16:00.

The road will be open for residents and businesses but there may be a waiting time.

Access will be maintained for emergency services.

West Mercia Neighbourhood Matters

14

March 2022

Road closure on Trefonen Road, Morda

Trefonen Road, Morda

04

March 2022

There will be a temporary road closure on Trefonen Road in Morda for a pole bend blockage clearance.

Road closure details.

Road closure on the B5069 Morda

B5069 Morda

23

February 2022

There works have been delayed due to weather conditions and the B5069 at Morda will now be closed from 23 February to 26 February 2022 for carriageway re-surfacing from Monday to Saturday, 09:30 to 16:00.

Carriageway works at Morda junction Trefonen Road

Morda Junction Trefonen Road

21

February 2022

Kier Highways will be carrying out carriageway works commencing on 21 February and plan to complete on 26 February 2022.  Work will be from 09:30 to 16:00 Monday to Friday.

Works details.

Road closure at Maes-y-Clawdd, Maesbury

Maes-y-Clawdd, Maesbury

20

February 2022

There will be a temporary road closure to enable Severn Trent Water to repair/replace defective frame and cover.

Diversion route

Road closure at Trepenal to Tramway Farm, Crickheath

Trepenal to Tramway Farm, Crickheath

08

February 2022

There will be a temporary road closure for swapping a replacement pole in the verge between 09:00 and 17:00.

Diversion route.

Carriageway improvement works

Whitehaven junction to Nant Y Caws

03

February 2022

The road will be closed between 3rd and 10th February 2022 from 9:30 to 16:00 Monday to Friday.


Crime Fighting and Crime Prevention

Oswestry Rural

05

November 2019

You can help to reduce and prevent crime by marking your property with Smartwater. Smartwater helps to reduce crime and makes it easier to find stolen goods. Smartwater is a unique forensic property marking solution made up of a florescent green substance with 85% water 10% polymer and 5% other elements. It looks similar to a lip gloss and is used to mark property. The mark cannot be seen by the naked eye but shows up under an ultraviolet light. It can be put on any item including skin. Each solution is unique and can be traced by scientists to its origin.

You can find out more about this product at: Smartwater

Roadworks on Trefonen Road in Morda

Trefonen Road, Morda

Kier will be carrying out road improvements on Trefonen Road from Trefonen Pottery Cottage Junction to start of Trefonen Road. Access to residential and business properties will be maintained during the works and a diversion route will be in place.

Work will take place from 30 May to 8 June between 9:30am and 4:00pm on weekdays and 07.00am-5.00pm on Saturdays.

Further details can be found here.

New wheelie bins for recycling plastic, cans and glass

Shropshire Council is providing new wheelie bins that you can use instead of your recycling boxes.  If you would like one please order your new bin here.