Category: Local News

How what3words can help us #KnowExactlyWhere

what3words is now used by 80% emergency services in the UK (including West Mercia Police, Shropshire Fire & Rescue Service and West Midlands Ambulance Service) and has helped to locate nearly 4,000 incidents since...

Village Hall signs up to AmazonSmile

Support your village hall by doing your Amazon shopping through the above AmazonSmile link. This can also work if you use a mobile app after you have signed up to Smile on the web...

Smartwater distribution

In February, the Parish Council started to supply free packs of SmartWater to each household in the Parish.  During the Lockdown, the Police have kindly co-operated by posting some packs direct to residents, however...

NHS Test and Trace scams

Criminals are exploiting the COVID-19 pandemic to try and get their hands on your money and personal information. To date, Action Fraud has received reports from 2,378 victims of Coronavirus-related scams, with the total losses...

Catherine’s Bakery delivering to Chetton

Please note delivery service ceased 24th June 2020 The attached price/product list is now available for delivery to Chetton from Catherine’s Bakery.  This now also includes savouries (see link below for menu) The ordering...

Collect your FREE Smartwater pack – Feb 24th

Distribution of SmartWater  The Police and Crime Commissioner for the West Midlands, John Campion has invited Parish Councils to join a scheme to supply SmartWater to every household in the Parish. SmartWater contains a...

PAVAROTTI (12A) – Chetton (20th Nov)

Featuring never-before-seen footage, concert performances and intimate interviews, filmmaker Ron Howard examines the life and career of the most successful opera singer of all-time, Luciano Pavarotti. This reveals how an elementary school teacher created...

RED JOAN (12A) – Chetton (16 Oct)

RED JOAN (12A) DIRECTOR TREVOR NUNN. BIOGRAPHY/DRAMA/ROMANCE Based on a sensational true story, Joan Stanley is a widow living out a quiet retirement in the suburbs when, she’s arrested. The charge: providing classified scientific information about...

Smartwater in Chetton

PCC encourages more to take up offer of Smartwater In a bid to reduce crime and build a safer West Mercia, Police and Crime Commissioner John Campion is calling on more Councils to supply...

FISHERMAN’S FRIENDS (12A) – Chetton (18th Sept)

FISHERMAN’S FRIENDS (12A) DIRECTOR CHRIS FOGGIN. COMEDY/DRAMA/MUSIC WEDNESDAY 18 SEPTEMBER 2019 A fast-living, cynical London music executive heads to a remote Cornish village on a stag weekend where he’s pranked by his boss into trying to...

We Alert App

The West Mercia Police and Crime Commissioner is supporting an app which gives real time alerts helping communities to stay safe. West Mercia Neighbourhood Watch’s We Alert App helps groups of neighbours keep in...

HMRC Fraud Alert

Action Fraud has experienced an increase in the reporting of malicious calls and voicemails, to members of the public purporting to be from Her Majesty’s Revenue & Customs (HMRC). Fraudsters are spoofing genuine HMRC...

Reduction of Local Bus Service Subsidies

Reduction of Local Bus Service Subsidies Financial Year 2019\20 Shropshire Council has today (Monday 25 March 2019) launched a six-week consultation into proposed reductions to its public transport budget, which would see a reduction...

Closure of Shropshire Council Recycling Bring Sites

Background Bring banks are currently provided at 120 sites across Shropshire by Shropshire Council and Veolia, to enable people to recycle household waste including cans, glass, paper, clothing and drinks cartons. Shropshire council is...

TSB Phishing Attacks

There has been a sharp rise in fraudsters sending out fake text messages (smishing) and phishing emails claiming to be from TSB. The increase in the number of reports corresponds with the timing of...

GOODBYE CHRISTOPHER ROBIN (PG) @ Chetton 18/4/18

GOODBYE CHRISTOPHER ROBIN (PG) 18th April 2018 at 7.30pm Chetton Village Hall DIRECTOR SIMON CURTIS. DRAMA/BIOGRAPHY/FAMILY After leaving London for the English countryside, writer A.A. Milne starts to spin fanciful yarns about his son’s growing collection...

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