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Press Release from the Mayor

The Mayor, Councillor Duncan Kerr, is delighted to hear that cafes, pubs and restaurants in Oswestry are rallying together to help provide free meals to school children during half-term. To show his gratitude, he would like to write a letter of thanks to all those participating venues.

Image from the Archives

This week’s image from the Archive focuses on this map of the town created some time between 1818-1838. In addition to the presence of well-known local landmarks which this map clearly displays it also informs us that the distance from the 17 mile stone on the Shrewsbury Road to the front door of the Wynnstay Arms is 959 yds. (OTC/A101)

Meet the Mayor

The Town Mayor of Oswestry, Councillor Duncan Kerr, will be at Booka Bookshop tomorrow (Wednesday 21st October) between 11.00am and 12noon to hear what matters most to you and your community. No appointment needed just come along and chat.

Future Oswestry Plan

Shropshire Council, Oswestry Town Council and Oswestry BID, working together as the Future Oswestry Group, are looking to develop a masterplan for Oswestry Town to support its future as a thriving and resilient market town.

Our next meeting

Budget & Policy Seminar
Wednesday 4 November 2020

Our next event

Artisan Market
Friday 30 October 2020

Local Consultations

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 Duncan Kerr. The Mayor is keen to meet as many people as possible during his year in Office. If you would like to extend an invitation for any event you have then please email