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Congratulations Heather Anderson

This month the Oswestry Town Mayor congratulated Heather Anderson who has been trading within Oswestry Indoor Market for an incredible 40 years!

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Supporting Community Groups

Pictured is the Mayor of Oswestry Councillor Paul Milner handing cheques to representatives from local community organisations.

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Mayor Hands in Petition

Oswestry Mayor Paul Milner handed over his petition to Dr Julian Povey, Chair of Shropshire CCG before a meeting of the CCG’s board meeting on Wednesday.

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Deadline looms for heritage bake off designs

The closing date is fast approaching for amateur cooks whisking up a design entry for the Oswestry Heritage Bake-Off. Aspiring bakers have until August 12 to get their heritage themed cake ideas down on paper for the first stage of judging. Three will be selected for the live bake off which takes place at North Shropshire College in September. Fingers crossed there will be no soggy bottoms when the finalists face the heat of the kitchen in  ...

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Town Council Corporate Plan 2014 - 2017

Please click below to view a copy of our Corporate Plan.

Corporate Plan 2014-2017

The document contains our vision, aims and objectives and series of priorities and actions for the current period of this Council. The Plan was widely consulted upon and is constantly under review.

Oswestry was selected by Government to be a pathfinder for neighbourhood planning as part its Localism legislation.

Working with the local community ,through groups and individuals ,we are one of the first town councils in England to complete a neighbourhood plan.

Support was engaged through professional planning and consultation consultants and the process and resulting action plan was produced over a 12 month period.

The plan gives a strong community mandate to the town council and Shropshire Council.

Our thanks are offered to all those who took part in the process.

08 August Mayor will present his petition to the CCG next week to keep A&E at Shrews. Pushing 4K signatures @PaulMilner_
08 August Someone looking down over Oswestry Cemetery
08 August Great to support Oswestry Show this weekend. Congratulations to the Show Committee. Great promotion for Oswestry @OswestryShow @PaulMilner_

Your Council

Your Council is responsible for a wide range of services which effect the daily lives of people who live and work in Oswestry. If you are not sure what your council does, then why not take a look to find out.

Who is your Councillor

With 18 Councillors covering the Seven Wards of Oswestry it's easy to not know who your councillor is or which ward you live in, our interactive map will help you to find out.

Meet the Town Mayor

The Town Mayor is Councillor Paul Milner. The Mayoress is Mandy Whittaker. The Mayor and Mayoress are keen to meet as many people as possible during their year in Office. If you would like to extend an invitation to them for any event you have then please email