|What is a Parish Council?
Parish Councils are local authorities first created by statute
in 1894 and is the tier of local government closest to the people.
Its members are elected by the electors in the Parish area and
serve for four years.
How is the Parish Council funded?
Parish Councils are funded through Council Tax by precepting for
a sum to be raised by the Borough Council and by income from any
service they provide, for example, hire of a community hall. They
then use this to help improve the local community.
How do I report a street light not working?
On every street light is a code, usually beginning with a letter
and followed by some numbers. Note the number and either ‘phone
the parish clerk on 608001 or ‘phone Telford and Wrekin
Council on 384000.
How can I get bulk refuse removed?
Just by phoning 384384 and inform them of the type of
refuse that you require to be removed.